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Offbeat Romanian cobbler keeps people apart with size 75 shoes

04:22  30 may  2020
04:22  30 may  2020 Source:   reuters.com

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CLUJ, Romania /BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Soon after a two-month lockdown to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus eased in Romania in mid-May So Lup came up with the idea of long-nosed leather shoes to help keep people apart . They come in a European size 75 . "You can see it on the

CLUJ, Romania /BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Soon after a two-month lockdown to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus eased in Romania in mid-May So Lup came up with the idea of long-nosed leather shoes to help keep people apart . They come in a European size 75 . "You can see it on the

a man and a woman sitting on a bench: Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup poses for a portrait while showcasing a pair of his long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca © Reuters/INQUAM PHOTOS Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup poses for a portrait while showcasing a pair of his long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca

CLUJ, Romania/BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Soon after a two-month lockdown to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus eased in Romania in mid-May, Grigore Lup, a Romanian shoemaker from the Transylvanian city of Cluj, noticed people were not respecting the rules of social distancing.

So Lup came up with the idea of long-nosed leather shoes to help keep people apart. They come in a European size 75.

"You can see it on the street, people are not respecting social distancing rules," said Lup, who has been making leather shoes for 39 years.

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"I went to the market to buy seedlings for my garden. There weren't many people there but they kept getting closer and closer.

a table with some shoes: Long-nosed shoes and regular footwear built by Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup are seen, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca © Reuters/INQUAM PHOTOS Long-nosed shoes and regular footwear built by Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup are seen, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca

"If two people wearing these shoes were facing each other, there would be almost one-and-a-half metres between them."

While he also sells ready-made shoes, Lup's shop, which he opened in 2001, relies heavily on custom orders from theatres and opera houses across the country, as well as traditional folk dance ensembles.

Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup works on a pair of long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca © Reuters/INQUAM PHOTOS Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup works on a pair of long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca

His business ground to a virtual standstill as live events were cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, but he was cautiously optimistic that sales would recover over time.

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The European Union state, which has reported 18,791 cases of the coronavirus and 1,240 deaths, began gradually easing its lockdown on May 15.

a man sitting on a cutting board with a cake: Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup works on a pair of long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca © Reuters/INQUAM PHOTOS Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup works on a pair of long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca

Lup, who said he adapted the long footwear from a model he made for actors, said he had so far received five orders for social distancing shoes.

It takes him two days to make a pair, which requires almost one square metre of leather. They cost 500 lei ($115) a pair.

a man sitting on the floor: Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup works on a pair of long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca © Reuters/INQUAM PHOTOS Romanian shoemaker Grigore Lup works on a pair of long-nosed leather shoes, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Cluj-Napoca

Now 55, Lup first started making shoes when he was 16, learning from a cobbler who at 93 today still makes traditional ethnic Hungarian footwear.

(Reporting by Luiza Ilie; Editing by Mike Collett-White)

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