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Size 10 Ready to Ship, Round Toe Mary Jane Shoes, Grape Purple and Black, with Recycled Rubber Soles

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These super fancy shoes are made from grape purple taffeta fabric with a raised velveteen pattern. The mary jane straps snap in place with two Western-style snaps, shown here in rose pink. I'm out of the pink snaps but I have several other complementary colors.

Consider having a pair of these on hand when you want to look dressed up but your feet need a break! The outdoor soles make these shoes ready to go anywhere.

Turned slippers like these were common dancing and special occasion shoes, historically.

These flats add about 1/4" to your height. Cushioning is 4-6 layers of felt made from post-consumer recycled plastic bottles. These shoes feel like a cross between being barefoot and wearing sneakers.

The toes of these shoes are slightly turned up to show the outer soles. Soles as pictured are recycled rubber tread, which has super summer traction. This pair is intended for indoor or light outdoor wear (regular urban use). The lower edge of the fabric uppers is reinforced with rubber to prevent the lace from snagging on rough surfaces as you walk.

The lining is pictured in pale periwinkle cotton. The fabric is a synthetic satin. These shoes are made from all man-made materials (no leather, wool or silk). I can make them vegan down to the glue if that's important to you.

This pair is size 10 and fits 9 3/8" around the ball of the foot, 23.64" around the entire foot. I can remake this shoe in your size, custom fit.

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Shipping within US is typically PRIORITY MAIL. International orders (even Canada): shipping prices are for FIRST CLASS mail. I can upgrade to priority (typically 5-10 business days shipping time) for about an extra $10. First class mail is almost as fast, typically, but can take a month or even 2 months if a package gets stuck in customs.

These are truly custom-made shoes. I hand make these shoes to fit your measurements.
I make your shoes to fit your measurements, after you place your order. You really can mix and match styles and materials to customize your shoes. The shoes on my website are ones I have made before, and could make again. I am happy to mix and match materials, style, and features. All of my shoes are fitted to have a right and a left. That sounds obvious, but many handmade shoes are not.

Check out my shop section called "How This Shop Works" for detailed info about sizing, measurements, customizing options, fabric swatches, and the ordering process:


Can't decide what color? Two or more pairs of any of my shoes ship for free (in US). With three or more pairs, enjoy a bulk discount. Returning customers also enjoy a discount.

My dress shoes feel like barefoot sports shoes. I can work in orthotic supports if you would prefer additional arch support. (I ask that you purchase and send those to me, because what feels good varies from person to person.) If you wear custom orthotics, I can leave room in the shoe for those.

Different sizes of feet, extra wide or extra narrow feet? No problem. If you've had trouble finding shoes that fit, please ask for my help!

I only have a few demo pairs in stock at any time. If it's important to you to see an example pair of shoes before you purchase them, ask me what I can do. (I don't have all sizes in all fabrics in stock at all times, of course.)

For shoes, I have five toe shapes: boxy, upturned, round, pleated, and oval. The boxy and upturned shoes fit more loosely in the arch area than the round and oval styles. The boxy toe has extra room over the small toe and is the loosest fitting in the toe area. The upturned toe shows the most sole. The oval toe is the most tailored to the foot. The pleated toe shows no sole but is only suitable for indoor wear. The round toe is a hybrid of the oval and upturned toe styles. All of my shoes are patterned to fit your feet around the ball of the foot, and are meant not to bind in any way.

I am meticulous about collecting your measurements: that's because the accuracy of the fit depends on the accuracy of the measurements you provide me. With accurate measurements I can usually get it spot on. If I see something unusual in your numbers, I'll ask you to double check.

To provide me with accurate measurements, check out my listing for detailed shoe sizing and measurements info (now, thank goodness, with pictures!)


Thanks for your interest!

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Size 10 Ready to Ship, Round Toe Mary Jane Shoes, Grape Purple and Black, with Recycled Rubber Soles


  • Handmade item
  • Materials: satin, lace, recycled rubber tread
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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