起毛靴

English translation: Suede shoes

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Japanese term or phrase:起毛靴
English translation:Suede shoes
Entered by: Valentina Matone

21:02 Oct 26, 2004
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
Japanese term or phrase: 起毛靴
A sentence from the label of a shoe polish sponge: 起毛靴、ソフト革等の靴には使用しないでください。
ynonaka
Japan
Local time: 05:42
Suede shoes
Explanation:
Suede shoes

sentence: please, do not use on suede and leather shoes.

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Note added at 55 mins (2004-10-26 21:58:10 GMT)
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http://www.abok.co.jp/welove/welove_002.html
http://www.salondegres.co.jp/spirit/leather.html
http://www.realscope.co.jp/shinku/etc/care.html
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Valentina Matone
Local time: 22:42
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1Suede shoes
Valentina Matone
5Shues with raised skin( Suede/Nubuk Shoes )
Yuriko Daikoku
5gig-raised shoes
Nobuo Kawamura


  

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起毛靴
Suede shoes


Explanation:
Suede shoes

sentence: please, do not use on suede and leather shoes.

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Note added at 55 mins (2004-10-26 21:58:10 GMT)
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http://www.abok.co.jp/welove/welove_002.html
http://www.salondegres.co.jp/spirit/leather.html
http://www.realscope.co.jp/shinku/etc/care.html

Valentina Matone
Local time: 22:42
Native speaker of: Italian
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Thank you

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agree  Takako Whilden
14 hrs
  -> Arigatou!
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
gig-raised shoes


Explanation:
or "gig-mill processed shoes"

Nobuo Kawamura
Japan
Local time: 05:42
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
PRO pts in category: 4
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
起毛靴
Shues with raised skin( Suede/Nubuk Shoes )


Explanation:
There're two skins used for shoes I can think of, which are suede and nubuk. (Please refer to the link below for nubuk). However, Val's suggestion sounds natural

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Note added at 4 hrs 54 mins (2004-10-27 01:56:57 GMT)
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Sorry about the typo: I meant Shoes


    Reference: http://www.lfactory.com/leather/05.html
Yuriko Daikoku
Japan
Local time: 05:42
Native speaker of: Japanese
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