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5:00 pm

Watch the Hand-Sewing Process of a FEIT Boot

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FEIT capture the handcrafting process of their leather shoes in this short video. Thick vegetable-dyed leather is stitched with daunting needles as one master craftsman boldly carries out the task. Even hammering on the bottom soles is done by hand.…

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Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

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12:00 pm

Watch the Handmaking Process of Japanese Urushi Lacquerware

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Yamada Heiando, Japanese “lacquerware purveyors to the Imperial Household,” take us through the handmaking process of urushi, traditional lacquer products that date back 9,000 years. Craftsmen of the Ishikawa Prefecture cut and carve the wood, then polish and paint them…

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