Clog, Klomp (Holland)


Klomp (clogs) – wooden shoes, which are made of willow and poplar, willow does not pass water. Klomps are warmer and drier than rubber boots. Clogs – wooden shoes, which in the early twentieth century were worn by workers, miners and peasants. French Clog are known as clogs in the Netherlands as the clogs. French Clog sometimes made of wood and leather, but the classical Dutch Clog are fully wooden. There is also a special kind of dance shoes (klogginga). They are similar to the tap dance shoes for the performance, but sound different.