The window of a cobblers in a Fethiye street invites the inquistive to take a look inside.

And, around the front of the shop, is some of that day’s work in progress.

The cobbler has been busy today.
The cobbler has been busy today.

You can still find a number of cobblers in the centre of Fethiye repairing shoes and other leather goods.

They will also supply laces, buckles, stretch your shoes and more.

But with the price of shoes falling and the materials changing this skills could one day disappear from the streets of Fethiye.

Make do and mend.

More Fethiye pictures in the Gallery