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These original shoes are dyed using the traditional shibori technique, by an Indigo Dyeing Master from Kyoto! The fabric is then carefully made into shoes by the oldest gassho shoemaker group in Taiwan, LITTLE GARDEN. With no two similar patterns each shoe is a unique one. They are also extra easy to walk in, super lightweight and boast a shape that can fit all types of feet comfortably!

Kyoto x Taiwanese Craftsmanship and Amazing Features

Two Cultures Into One - GASSHO AOASA Kyoto Indigo Dyed Shoes

Traditionally shibori tie-dyed 100 year old recycled cloth to create one of a kind shoes made by and also for those with disabilities. GASSHO AOASA is a project for the future that faces varied social problems like racism, clothing loss, no successors in traditional crafts, and support for those with disabilities.

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An Amazing and Inclusive Lineup

With a great lineup of 5 different patterns, 2 of them being new and exclusive to Kickstarter, and a large choice of sizes, you can be sure you will find the ideal pair to suit your feet and your style! You also have the option to purchase one shoe instead of a pair, to suit those with prosthetic legs.

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