Monthly Archives: November 2013

Claymoor’s List, part two This is part two of my interview with Claymoor’s List and I think it has the most interesting questions.

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I’ve started building the heels on my November boots, the front room of my shop is much cleaner, the back room still needs work, and I’m leaving it all to go home and prepare for Thanksgiving tomorrow with my family. … Continue reading

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Moving into my newly empty front room

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Pegging

If anyone was thinking, “I wonder what Lisa is doing this morning?” the answer is that I’m pegging boot soles. I have one pegged and three to go.

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Interview with Claymoor’s List, part one This is part one of an interview I did with Mircea Cioponea who has the blog Claymoorslist. He writes about exceptional craftsmen in and associated with the shoemaking trade. He asked me interesting questions … Continue reading

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Business opportunity

This would be a great opportunity for someone who wants to get into this trade.

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Completed toes

I have the toes in two pairs of boots and they’re ready to be inseamed. Next I have to make the inseaming threads… mutter… whine…

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