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Old 09-29-2016, 08:05 PM
Kimstu Kimstu is offline
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Originally Posted by burpo the wonder mutt View Post
Are there any cordwainers still around?
Yes, in the sense of "artisans who manufacture custom-made shoes from new leather", as opposed to cobblers, who repair or re-make existing shoes. But they're very much a niche luxury market these days: e.g., the Cordwainer Shop in New Hampshire.