Chanel Espadrille Flats and Oxfords for Women
Chanel espadrille flats for women are a classic shoe design from the famous design house of Chanel. The Chanel espadrille takes a shoe style from the 1300s and presents it in modern black, white, and beige canvas or leather. It features the traditional jute rope sole but also bears the legendary double C Chanel logo.What is an espadrille shoe?
Although "espadrille" is a French word, this type of casual shoe originated in the Catalan area of what is now Spain. Espadrilles can be identified by their jute sole. The material for the tops can vary widely, and espadrilles can be flats or have several different types of heel height.What styles do espadrilles from Chanel come in?
Espadrilles are typically summertime shoes, so many are open at the toe or the heel. The first ones came to the U.S. circa 1970 and were made of canvas for the warmer weather, but leather has come into prominence as this shoe has started to become prevalent in couture fashion. It is important to note that these flats are intended for casual wear and not for high-powered walking.What colors do these espadrilles come in?
Chanel leather espadrilles mostly come in neutral colors such as black, white, and beige. However, there have been some special editions that introduced bright blues and fuchsias. Most of the espadrilles, though, are some combination of black, white, and beige. Many editions also have the classic Oxford cap-toe that gives the shoe a two-tone style.What sizes does are Chanel espadrilles made in?
Espadrilles from Chanel are available in sizes from 2 to 15, including half sizes. Espadrilles are also available in wide sizes. The general recommendation is to select one size up from your regular shoe size to find the right fit in an espadrille.What's recommended for cleaning Chanel leather espadrilles?
Care for leather espadrilles as you would any fine leather. Treat it with a leather conditioner when it’s new and continue to condition and polish it for the life of the shoe.
Canvas Chanel shoes can be cleaned with a soft toothbrush or a soft, absorbent cloth and a bowl of mild detergent. Avoid rubbing the jute sole of the shoes, and keep in mind that gentleness is the key. Soak up excess water from the espadrilles with a soft, dry cloth and then let the shoe air dry before storing it. Chanel espadrilles are designed specifically for dry weather conditions.Content provided for informational purposes only. eBay is not affiliated with or endorsed by Chanel.