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Women's And Kids Shoes

Introduction

Shoes are items of footwear meant to protect and console the human’s feet while doing different activities. Shoes are additionally used as items of beautification. The design of women and kid’s shoes has varied extremely through time and from traditions to traditions, with the look initially being tied to function.

Furthermore, fashion has repeatedly affected several designs constituent, like whether shoes consist of high heels or flat ones. Modern-day footwear for women and kid’s shoes differ extensively in style, structure, and price. Basic sandals are made of only a thin sole and plain strap. Great fashion shoes may be made of very costly materials in complex models and sell for hundreds of dollars a pair.

Women and kid’s shoes have by tradition been made from canvas, leather, or wood, but are progressively made from rubber, plastics, and other chemical-derived materials. Since the mid-20th Century, improvement in rubber, plastics, synthetic materials, and industrial adhesives have enabled manufacturers to produce shoes that move significantly from traditional crafting methods.

Until recent years, women and kid’s shoes were not worn by the majority of the world's population mainly because they could not have enough money for them. Only with the arrival of bulk production has made availability of shoes become very cheap and predominant.

The earliest known women and kid’s shoes are sandals dating from about 8000 to 7000 BC. Until 1950, the history of the stiletto is still in its early stages compared to the olden sandals, not having been introduced. The 17th and 18th centuries realized their fair share of shoes that would have a removable heel.

There are many types of shoes accessible for women and kids, besides most of the men's designs that mainly recognized as unisex. Some broad categories for women shoes include:

High-heeled footwear: This is footwear that lifts the heels, usually about two inches or more above the toes, normally worn by women for official occasions or social outings. Examples of alternatives are kitten and stiletto heels which have very thin heel wedges

Sneaker boot: These are shoes that appear like an athletic shoe, but are supplied with a heel causing them to become a kind of novelty dress shoe.

Slingbacks are type of shoes that are protected by a strong lace behind the heel, other than over the upper part of the foot.

Ballet flats known in England as skimmers, are shoes with a very low heels and moderately short vamps, exposing much of the instep. They are commonly used for warm-weather wear, and are more comfortable than shoes with a raised heel.

Court shoes recognized in the America as pumps, are characteristically high-heeled, slip-on dress shoes. On the other hand, Shoes for kids come in different designs and styles. The shoes are made with a broad variety of colors and designs intended for the little ones. There are so many kids' shoe brands that a person can become confused in choosing one from a long list. Examples like Lelli Kelly, UGG, Geox are a number of the commonly used shoe brands for children. These brands are famous for offering high quality footwear for the kids. The shoes that come with these brands are comfortable to wear and stylish at the same time.

Tips and comments

  • While traditional shoe designs were limited to some styles and purposes, contemporary footwear offers a great variety of styles and practical uses. Shoe fashions keep on changing with the seasons and the desire of fashion designers and women or kids who use them.
  • Leather shoes and boots should always be polished for them to last long, for instance, shoes should be sanitized with disinfectants or other cleansing sterilizer to prevent microorganisms growth such as bacteria or fungi that causes foul smell.
By Ngari Njoroge, published at 03/04/2012
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