Unavailable. They look like slippers. They are slippers. The Friulian, calls furlane in dialect,
they became the new comfy-chic at the foot of men and women.
Let's say that until a few years ago they were generally used as home shoes Very
elegant but, like dressing gowns and pajamas they have become trendy to get out of the intimacy of home,
so also the Friulian they made their debut in society.
It must be said that, however, some daring ones have always supported their power and beauty and have some
flaunted from the spring months to autumn, perhaps changing the palette according to the
Also show off by great stars of the show like the beautiful Kate Moss or the lover
of Italy and its traditions George Clooney, spotted with friulanand at his feet during his moon
of honey with Amal Alamuddin. In short, let's talk about "shoes"That I am perfect in every
circumstance: with jeans and a T-shirt but also under elegant clothes.
Originating in the countryside of Friuli, the Friulian originated approximately in the 19th century as shoes
poor. Hand sewn by women starting from waste materials come i used tires of
bicycles for the soles. After the great war they began to be used also for streets
Venetian and they spread especially among gondoliers because particularly non-slip:
they guaranteed in fact good stability and they did not risk ruining the paint on the boats. Certainly not
really waterproof, but you do what you can.
And then over the years and decades they were born of new colors, Of new fabrics and of new models…
Made, still by hand today, they require times and one limited production (to do only point a
hand around the sole it takes about half an hour), and that is why it is so difficult to find
and, above all, you never manage to choose the hue you want.