Our photographer Alexis has captured an idyllic moment, as Diego reverently witnesses the passing on of knowledge from one generation to the other. NAME patiently and meticulously initiates her granddaughter NAME in the skill of perfectly aligning the stitches on the seam that tie the fabric to the rope sole, as well as the technique of the woven toe piece, that characterizes and identifies the classic handmade Spanish espadrille making it stand out among imitations. It is good to know that the tradition is still being passed on, as the art of traditional espadrille-making is in danger of disappearing altogether in our modern globalized economy.