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Water Buffalo  Sandals


Water Buffalo  Sandals

Water Buffalo Sandals

Reviews (57)5 out of 5 stars
Price: $ 24.00

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Color: Brown


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Product Description:

These famous water-buffalo sandals are hand crafted of solid leather and come in an assorted variety of natural brown colors.

Originally designed in the town of Kolhapuri dating back to the 18th century.

They are so unique and comfortable, after wearing them for a little while they will form to the shape of your foot.

*Handmade in India, each pair of sandals is truly unique, so sizes are approximate and colors may vary from those shown.

**For the best fit we suggest measuring your feet and matching your size according to the measurements listed. Please note that your choice might be different than your regular shoe size.**

Unisex 5: Width 3.5", Length 9.5"
Unisex 6: Width 3.75", Length 10"
Unisex 7: Width 3.75", Length 10.25"
Unisex 8: Width 3.75", Length 10.5"
Unisex 9: Width 4", Length 10.75"
Unisex 10: Width 4", Length 11"
Unisex 11: Width 4.25", Length 11.25"
Unisex 12: Width 4.25", Length 11.5"
Unisex 13: Width 4.5", Length 11.75"

Material: Leather

Origin: Made in India

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SKU: 5016

Avg. Customer Review: 5 out of 5 stars
Number of Reviews: 57

Woodstock 4 out of 5 stars

34 of 60 people found the following review helpful:
Reviewer: A viewer from Maine
I had my right sandal sucked of my foot at Woodstock '69. Woodstock was great and so were my sandals.
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Love them! 5 out of 5 stars

72 of 122 people found the following review helpful:
Reviewer: Kathy from Yakima, WA USA
I received my new sandals yesterday and have soaked and am wearing 1 pair and have another pair tucked away. My cocker puppy ate the left one of my last pair so if anyone is in need of a right side size 6, shoot me a message......i have a spare and she has grown up....... <3 Love these...so comfy
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"water buffalo sandals" 5 out of 5 stars

76 of 126 people found the following review helpful:
Reviewer: clsohio from Ohio, USA
I received mine today after a long & anxious wait...I soaked them and let them dry while on my feet...I really like them except that my feet are narrow and the sandals are not quite snug enough for me...NOT the shoes fault... I have skinny feet...I will still be able to wear and enjoy them though. They are well made and look super nice. I still remember the ones I had back in the day(s).
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wonderful 5 out of 5 stars

90 of 154 people found the following review helpful:
Reviewer: Eve from Daytona Beach, FLorida
I saw these and bought them right away. I thought I remembered them from the 70s, and had high expectations. When they arrived after a long back-order they weren't comfortable right away. I did as suggested: soaked them in water for a few hours and then put them on. They fit perfectly, no problem, but I must have aged differently in my feet! The leather rubbing in-between my toes is just so irritating. Not that the leather is uncomfortable--it's nice and soft now--it's just my skin. I am guessing I will have to just cover that area of my skin with a band-aid or something, and just get used to wearing a thong between my toes again--but oh, I was disappointed! I don't remember them being uncomfortable at all back then. Sigh. By the way, my husband bought a pair too, and adores them. They were comfortable for him right away. He is very happy with them.
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Basically Sleep in These Shoes 5 out of 5 stars

76 of 138 people found the following review helpful:
Reviewer: A viewer from Utah
I love these sandals. I bought my first pair 6 years ago and wore them quite literally every day from the beginning of April till the first snow in November. They held up great and were so comfy...until my dog chewed them up. So I got a second pair. They've been going strong for 3 years and are still in great shape. I literally wear them every day and have worn them in the ocean, desert, lakes and rivers and they are still amazing. Two thumbs up. Favorite shoes ever. I have had to do a little maintenance over time, but nothing a little shoe goo can't fix. Again, best shoe ever. When I went wedding ring shopping with my husband this old dude that may have actually been at Woodstock asked me where he could get the same shoes. So, you gotta know they're legit.
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