Slip Lasting

Slip Lasting

A lasting process where the insole board or Strobel sock (usually canvas or non-woven) is stitched around the last bottom edge to complete the upper. Usually used for more lightweight, flexible shoes such as running shoes. Also called Force Lasting

In the Slip lasting process, the shoe last is “slipped” or “forced”  into a heated upper.

Learn more about slip lasting shoes

How Shoes are Made PDF ebook

You can read more about Strobel bottoms and Slip lasting in this article. Shoe Lasting.
You can learn more about many other types of lasting and other shoemaking procedures in the ebook. How Shoes Are Made.

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