Lapo Chelsea reversed suede Leather Shoes (dark blue)
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Plain Chelsea form with elastic insert, made of reversed calfskin suede with hand-coloured finish on toe and heel. Inside lined with full-grain calfskin – customised insole – bottom with sheath sole and Norwegian working.
Sophisticated, elegant image – ideal for all outfits, formal and informal.
Made by Italian craftworkers.
REVERSED LEATHER, SUEDE FINISHING
Leather is both highly resistant and very hygienic. Leather aids perspiration and therefore helps prevent fungal and other skin and foot ailments that result from the buildup of moisture inside the shoe. It is in fact said that leather “breathes” as it permits the escape of the water vapour produced by the human body.
The particular structure of leather, which consists of a three-dimensional interweaving of fibres of the protein collagen, also means that leather offers good heat insulation, of particular value in winter.
Conversely, it has good electrical conductivity and so the use of leather shoes can for example avoid any unpleasant “electric shock” sensation precisely because the body’s electrical balance