Meg Mitchell wrote:They look great! If you liked making them and you find they hold up, it might be worth seeing if other people will pay to have shoes made. There's a guy in my community who's been making leather sandals for decades and I love mine to death; if he made boots it would be even better. Every village needs a shoemaker right? :)
paul wheaton wrote:Lots of growies right away helps to hold the soil upright.
Also, longer logs and branches on the inside helps.
Also, making those longer logs and branches on the inside go side-to-side sometimes (not always just lengthwise) helps.
This video does a great job of explaining "angle of repose" and how to counter it
The reinforcement material in our case is the wood.