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I sell padre buckle for shoe (10)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

espadrille

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Here is my best explanation:

'shoe' is the definition.
(espadrille is a kind of shoe)

'i sell padre buckle' is the wordplay.
'buckle' is an anagram indicator.
'i'+'sell'+'padre'='isellpadre'
'isellpadre' with letters rearranged gives 'ESPADRILLE'.

'for' is the link.

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This clue was last seen in The Independent

(Other definitions for espadrille that I've seen before include "sandal!", "Plaited fibres in its sole", "Footwear", "Shoe with a canvas upper", "Light rope-soled shoe", "goes on foot", "Rope-soled shoe", "[SHOE], made casually", "footwear" and "you put your foot in it".)

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