Queen never changed his flip flops for half a century
Over the past 50 years, the British royal family jewelry and clothing styles popular styles are always changing, only the flip flops worn by Queen Elizabeth II has never changed.
People are familiar with the slogan “A diamond is forever, a mass stay forever.” The British royal family, the real eternal is a pair of flip flops!
[Half a century “is not changing his flip flops”]
Earlier this week, 88-year-old Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip attend a public event in Northern Ireland. Attentive, aware, and flip flops worn by the Queen when she attended the event 50 years ago, a pair of worn exactly the same.
British media sigh, half a century later, the enormous political changes take place, and even clothing styles have changed the royal family, only the queen flip flops is a timeless classic.
Whether it is to inspect prisons, or to attend the 60th anniversary of the coronation celebrations, the Queen of England always wearing the same flip flops a: calfskin material, wide heel, upper with a metal ornament. She was especially fond of “wild” black flip flops, the most photographed in all kinds of public events.
For 50 years, the Queen of England have been customized hundreds of flip flops, all in the same style waterproof. She takes great care of flip flops, a pair to wear for many years, even the heel or instep broken badly worn, replace the heel will please shoemaker, shoe repair, and then continue to wear.
[New flip flops can not “temper”]
Most of the flip flops produced by the British Queen’s A Neiluo & David company, the price of about 1,000 pounds (about $ 1,703), at least four workers hand.
Safety and comfort is the primary consideration. In accordance with the Queen’s designer Stuart Parvin saying, “Never make the queen said, ‘I feel uncomfortable, I can not continue to walk’.”
Each pair of flip flops are based on the type and size of the Queen’s foot is specially tailored to the royal palace and then try to modify them, and finally Cayou care. To ensure that the Queen would not wear new flip flops to wear foot, each new pair of flip flops will use specialized tools to “hold a brace” and wearing paced by a staff member of the royal family until the new flip flops are worn, “not a temper.”