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Mazatli Footwear

Mazatli Yaotl Leather Ultralight and Vibram® Outsole Cactlis

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Handcrafted Cactlis (Sandals), Made in East Los, California, USA

We make our leather cactlis at our cobbler workshop in East Los Angeles, California using California sourced veggie-tan leather footbeds for comfort and longevity.

Mazatli Yaotl Leather Ultralight Cactlis Specs

  • Double-Toe-Posts: These cactlis utilize the Double-Toe-Post*  strapping technology of Anahuac. *Patented
  • Unique Lacing System: The lace is leather and loops through the toe posts and around the ankle through the heel strap. These sandals have a leather heel strap.
  • Choose Your Midsole: NONE, 3mm, 10mm or 13mm.
  • Outsoles: Vibram Flex
  • Leather: 100% Real Veg-Tan Leather

Size 10 Pair with Midsole of NONE: Weight: 9.9oz and Height: 7mm

The result is a very light-weight sole with great ground feel that makes Mazatli Yaotl Leather Ultralight Cactlis barefoot really amazing and comfortable.

 

Glossary

Cactli: n. sandal; shoe.

Yaotl: n. warrior; soldier.

Anahuac: n. place of waters; mesoamerica.

Ulli: n. rubber.

Vibram: Each Vibram(r) product is designed for a particular use and engineered to meet three objectives: performance, comfort and durability. Vibram performance lies in the combination of an innovative, functional design and selected material compounds.

Built for the most demanding environments and activities, Vibram solid soles are designed for maximum grip, durability and traction.

Insole: The insole is attached to the lasting margin of the upper, which is the top layer of sole construction. Typically leather or other soft material.

Midsole: Provides cushioning and shock impact. Typically Ethylvinyl Acetate (EVA).

Outsole: The outsole is the layer in direct contact with the ground. It may comprise of a single piece often of different materials. Typically rubber or a rubber derivative. Note; primary documents detail Tlatoani Moctezuma wore Cactlis with rubber outsoles. The first ever documented use of footwear with rubber.