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Here's one for the person who really, really loves shoes: A boot-making class in Boerum Hill. For $375 plus the cost of materials, French cobbler Olivier Rabbath will give 15 hours of lessons in shoe making at his Hoyt Street workshop space. Sure, it's not cheap, but plenty of boots cost over $375, and those aren't even custom. [Brooklyn Paper]