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Chinese Wooden Sandals

Although the picket sandals are within the danger of being gradually eliminated, to get replaced by cloth shoes, leather shoes or plastic shoes, nonetheless you'll be able to still see many of us carrying picket sandals, whether or not in countryside or city.

Muji may be a general term for shoes of picket treads. Legend has it that within the period between 770 and 476BC, Jie Zitui, a nobleman of the Jin Kingdom, once got exiled alongside the Jin King, Jin Wengong, to a different kingdom. When his come, Jie Zitui lived in seclusion in Mianshang Mountain, and declined Jin Wengong's repeated invites. Later, the military individuals ordered by the king to summon Jie Zitui tried to force him out by burning the mountain where he lived, however Jie Zitui died holding a tree. Jin Wengong lamented Jie Zitui such a lot that he used wood of this tree to form Muji, and whenever he places them on, he would consider Jie Zitui.

Afterwards, Muji carved out of an entire piece of wood appeared. Such Mujis have a lot of blessings. There are several styles of Wenchang Muji: Kulian (chinaberry) Muji, Kuchang Muji, Jiangfu muji, etc. Especially, the Muji manufactured from chinaberry and painted with stunning footage is thus wonderful to wear, as chinaberry is each lightweight and sturdy. Wenchang Muji contains a centuries-old history. At first, its form was terribly the same as a little picket stool and therefore the higher was added onto it. Since solely atiny low space of Wenchang Muji contacts the bottom, they're appropriate for walking on muddy road or in rainy days, and it's rough for individuals to slide down.

Wood Scandals had spread to many other countries, such as Japan, Korea and some other Asian countries.