Strap wrap

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8082683
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11998207

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A detachable material wrapped around a strap of a footwear guards against blister formation, provides comfort and a softer feel against a foot, and to add aesthetic value. In one embodiment, the detachable material is a strip made of self-fastening material. In another plurality of loops. The detachable material is reusable and adjustable.

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Munch, Mark Los Altos Hills, US 35 814
Munch, Mikako A Los Altos Hills, US 1 0
Munch, Yoshimi Los Altos Hills, US 1 0

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (4)
6115948 Decorative attachments for articles of clothing and footwear 24 1998
2002/0121,030 THONG FOOTWEAR CUSHION 10 2001
* 2004/0093,765 Shoe with interchangeable upper 30 2002
* 2005/0223,600 Apparatus and method to correctly orient garments 7 2004
 
VISIONS FROM FAR INC. (1)
* 6397497 Shoe tongue accessory 20 2000
 
U TURN SPORTS CO., LTD (1)
7028420 Shoe or sandal having rotatable and reversible vamp, or loop strap 36 2003
 
C & E Products LLC (1)
* 5857220 Strap logo 33 1997
 
VELCRO BVBA (1)
5802676 Strap for securing a bundled cord and the like 65 1996
 
Dynasty Footwear, Ltd. (1)
7089691 Technique for decorating a shoe and a shoe decorated using the technique 18 1999
 
CONGRESS FINANCIAL CORPORATION (1)
* 4697362 Removable indicia for footwear, particularly and athletic shoe 63 1985
 
VELCRO INDUSTRIES B.V. (8)
4775310 Apparatus for making a separable fastener 144 1986
4794028 Method for continuously producing a multi-hook fastner member and product of the method 185 1986
4872243 Multi-hook fastener member 118 1988
5260015 Method for making a laminated hook fastener 135 1991
5315740 Hook for hook and loop fasteners 67 1992
5339499 Hook design for a hook and loop fastener 65 1993
5518795 Laminated hook fastener 74 1994
5744080 Laminated hook fastener 44 1996
 
LULU DESIGN INC. (1)
* 6769204 Sandal system 51 2002
 
U TURN SPORTS CO., LLC (1)
6904706 Sandal, thong or the like with reversible tongue, vamp, or strap 30 2004
 
SRL, INC. (1)
5673501 Novelty shoe with detachable ornamental article 75 1996
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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (3)
* 2012/0279,083 Flip-flop 4-season fashion shoe 1 2011
* 2012/0246,968 SANDAL TOE COVER APPARATUS AND METHODS THEREOF 0 2012
* 2012/0304,499 Transferable, Independently Attachable, Self Supporting Footwear Wrap For Stylish Decoration 0 2012
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