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This summer’s hottest plimsolls and canvas shoes

Ever wondered why the plimsoll is called that? According to Nicholette Jones’ book The Plimsoll Sensation in the 1870s it got the name because the coloured horizontal band joining the upper to the sole resembled the Plimsoll line on a ship’s hull. So just like the Plimsoll line on a ship, if water got above the line of the rubber …

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Sperry Corduroy Chukka Fall 2011

The chukka is certainly shaping up to be a big trend for fall footwear, and this interpretation of the look by Sperry has to be one of my favourites. The shoe will be a part of a larger collection that makes use of more unusual fabrics including waxed canvas and corduroy, in addition to the more classic details such as …

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LauraSperry Corduroy Chukka Fall 2011