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Assessing animal print materials
The use of animal prints is once more gaining in popularity for footwear, although some of these materials need special care during the shoemaking process.
Since first gaining popularity in the 1960s, animals prints – such as leopard, tiger and zebra – have regularly enjoyed revivals in footwear design, usually on high fashion boots and shoes.
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