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Traditional Clogs in Europe

Traditional Clogs in Europe

The origin of wooden footwear in Europe is not precisely known. De Boer-Olij reference to the high, thick-soled boots of the Greek tragedy actors in Antiquity (the buskin) and to the shoes worn by Roman soldiers (the caligae). However, there is a possibility that the Celtic and Germanic peoples from Southern- and Northern Europe were familiar with some sort of …

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Calou Mens Clogs

The Calou Mens Clogs is a new design for men in Sweden. The design is almost a larger version of the clogs made by Calou for children. If you compare the two clogs you note that the design is the same. It is a great pitty that the same wood stapels added to the clogs makes the clogs look cheap …

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Calou Selma Clogs

The Calou Selma Clogs is made for children and made by Calou in Sweden. With a 4.5 cm heel the clog is high enough to ensure that the posture of the child does not change. The wooden clog is also made from natural wood and is a well known brand name clog in Sweden.

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Clogs to Clogs

If you have ever heard the expression clogs to clogs then you will know that it is an old proverb which originated in Lancashire. The same expression as saying shirt sleeves to shirt sleeves in three generations. It means that what ever you do once you rise up within three  generations the family would have lost it all again. Incoming …

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