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Folk Dance Shoes
Turkish, Polish, and more


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Folk Dance Shoes (Details)

February 2020 -  If you have extra, outgrown, unwanted opanci in good condition, there are dancers who want them.  Let's get those shoes back on the dance floor!  Contact us for consignment details.


Turkish Çetik BB1-tc     $35 

  • No size marked, about US women's size 6½
  • Vintage shoes, previously-danced-in
  • Traditional design
  • Brown leather, green accents, strap & buckle closure 
  • Fairly flat shoe, more comfortable with an insole 



Turkish red dance shoes BB2-tc $43

label "Istanbul Kundura" means Istanbul Shoe


  • No size marked, about US women's size 8½
  • Vintage, previously danced in
  • Red leather top, brown leather below, curly toe
  • White leather and yarn trim; slip-on, no strap


Variant hand-made dance shoes $36. 


  • No size marked
  • About size US women's 6½ -7 
  • Curly toe, decorative top strap
  • Cotton twine ankle ties 
  • Gently used; fairly flat shoe


 Polish Kierpce 25-106  $42

 Highlander Folk Slippers

  • New, never worn; black sole attached
  • Small, maybe size 35
  • Marked 38 but not that large
  • Brown leather with embossed flower design 
  • Strap and buckle closing


Polish Kierpce D20 - $44

Highlander Folk Slippers

  • Size 35
  • Light-color hard sole added
  • New, unworn 




Mystery dance shoes C53-35   $45

Turkish? Polish?


  • Vintage 1970s, previously-danced-in
  • About size 35, soft original sole
  • Well-formed shoe, dark brown leather


Embroidered design; ties across foot



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