Japanese School Uniform Shoes, Uwabaki Slippers, Real
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Japanese School Uniform Shoes, Uwabaki Slippers, Real:
ClassicUwabaki School Shoes / Slippers for Japanese School Uniforms! Brand New,Authentic Uniform Item (not a cheap costume !)
These are Made in Japan!
(Other sellers have been offering Chinese knock-offs at the same price!)
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Incredibly Cute and Fun! A definite favorite! These medium qualityphotos really don't display the fantasticquality of this item!
These are direct outletshere in Japan, and are worn daily by studentshere in Tokyo. These are not fake costumes or hong kong knock-offs. We originally offered them for Japanese students overseas. They have also become popular with Cosplay and Lolita fans.
Shoe uppersare made from tough, breathable, smoothcotton. Sole istough, slip-resistant,water-proof rubber in your choice of bright colors!
These slippers have a strong pull-tab on the heel, and elasticstretch band over the arch for easy, comfortable wear. The unisex design is worn by both boys and girls.
Uwabaki slippersshouldbe hand-washed, however, they can be machine washed on a delicate cyclewithout damage. They can even take a mild bleach.
When you enter a school building in Japan, you will need to change your shoes. These soft "Inside" shoes are called "Uwabaki". They are cloth-and-rubber slipper-shoes worn by all students in school. At the entrance to every school is the large "Genkan" area with many rows of "cubbie" style lockers. Here everyone changes from their "outdoor shoes" and into uwabaki upon entering the school. The special "cubbie" lockers are provided to hold each students' shoes (these lockers are also frequently used as mailboxes for passing notes).
A student's grade level is often indicated by a colored stripe across the toes; the body color of the slipper is always white. Girls often add cute designs and colors to their uwabaki with markers in order to add some personal customization and individuality to their school uniforms. Anime movies with any school scenes inevitably shows characters wearing these "inside shoes", whose somewhat informal appearance (often simplified further to ease animation) can make a strange contrast to the more formal school uniforms.
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We only charge exact International Postage based on weight.
We provide Prompt Shipping and careful wrapping. Standard Shipping has been taking 2-4 Weeks. Expedited Shipping has been taking 7-14 days. We will combine orders to save on shipping costs.
We have quoted the standard SAL (International Air Service 2-4 Weeks) and expedited AIR (similar to Global Priority 7-14 days). If you MUST have your package faster, you may also request the more expensive EMS (Global Express 1 Week or less).Visit our store for more great items!