Footwear consists of garments worn on the feet, for fashion, protection against the environment, and adornment. Being barefoot is commonly associated with poverty, but some cultures chose not to wear footwear at least in some situations....
intended to protect and comfort the human foot while doing various activities. Shoes are also used as an item of decoration. The design
Design as a noun informally refers to a plan or convention for the construction of an object or a system while “to design” refers to making this plan...
of shoes has varied enormously through time and from culture
Culture is a term that has many different inter-related meanings. For example, in 1952, Alfred Kroeber and Clyde Kluckhohn compiled a list of 164 definitions of "culture" in Culture: A Critical Review of Concepts and Definitions...
to culture, with appearance originally being tied to function. Additionally fashion has often dictated many design elements, such as whether shoes have very high heels or flat ones.