The hair on the hide varies in coarseness making the texture of the leather vary slightly. When the hide is then cut into pieces, the variations become more obvious after sewn together.This will not change the functionality or feel of your skating experience. Please round one size down from your US womens shoe size for your skate size. Please make sure that you are ordering the CORRECT size and color BEFORE placing your order. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Outdoor Sports\Inline & Roller Skating\Roller Skates\Women". The seller is "rando316" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.