Some articles on toe cap, toe:
... decorative punching in patterns full brogues, or wingtips (the standard American name), have a toe cap in a wavy shape, with punched patterns on various ... additional piece of leather sewn over the toe section, known as a toe cap ...
... Full brogues (also known as wingtips) are characterized by a pointed toe cap with extensions (wings) that run along both sides of the toe, terminating ... Viewed from the top, this toe cap style is "W" shaped and looks similar to a bird with extended wings, explaining the style name "wingtips" that is commonly used in the US ... The toe cap of a full brogue is both perforated and serrated along its edges and includes additional decorative perforations in the center of the toe cap ...
Famous quotes containing the words cap and/or toe:
“I put a Phrygian cap on the old dictionary.”
—Victor Hugo (18021885)
“Mr. Alcott seems to have sat down for the winter. He has got Plato and other books to read. He is as large-featured and hospitable to traveling thoughts and thinkers as ever; but with the same Connecticut philosophy as ever, mingled with what is better. If he would only stand upright and toe the line!though he were to put off several degrees of largeness, and put on a considerable degree of littleness. After all, I think we must call him particularly your man.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)