Lapti shoes have been a traditional daily bast footwear of peasants: cheap and affordable. Lapti didn't last long, taking to the long road a peasant would put several spare pairs of lapti in his bag. Lapti are still known as a charm for blocking the evil thoughts or as a cozy home a domovoy (house spirit).
Lapti shoes are made of bast, a part of the tree bark and still popular for folk performances and concerts.
Best souvenir from Russia, today lapti have become fashionable home footwear.
|SHOE SIZE CONVERSION|
|U.S. & Canada||Men||3½||4½||5||6||7||7½||8||8½||9||10½||11½|
No posts found
RusClothing.com is designed to be the best place to find most authentic collection of Russian clothing. Russian dresses, Ukrainian shirts, kokoshnik, kosovorotka, valenki and much much more! And not to forget famous Russian wool shawls. We want Russian clothing to be the combination of traditional folk art and today Russian fashion.
All our Russian clothing is handmade and can be customized to any needs. Made in Russia, shipped worldwide.