Footwear Definition List of Footwear Industry Terms presented by Apparel Search 

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A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while the wearer is doing various activities. They were originally created simply to protect the wearers feet.  In modern times, shoes are also used as a fashion item.  Traditionally, shoes have been made from leather, wood or canvas, but they are also made from rubber, plastics, and other petrochemical-derived materials.  Footwear comes in a wide variety of colors, shapes, sizes, and uses.  Athletic shoes, boots, dress shoes, and more can be researched from the links below.

The section below is for "learning" about footwear.  It is not specifically for buying shoes.  If you actually wish to shop for shoes, here is the best place to do some Shopping For Shoes.



Athletic Shoe

Wellington Boots

Tanker Boots

Combat Boots

Jump Boots

Thigh High Boots

Kinky Boots

High-Heel Shoes

Platform Shoes

Stiletto Heeled Shoes

Hessian Boots

Cowboy Boots


Sandals Definition

Shoe Definition





Plimsoll Shoe

Shoe Fetish

Flip Flops

Geeta Shoe

Go-Go Boots


Platform Shoes


Shoe Etiquette




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Women's Athletic Shoes

Women's Boots

Women's Casual Shoes

Women's Dress Shoes

Women's Sandals

Women's Trend Shoes

Women's Footwear Guide

Clothing & Fashion Industry Definitions

Clothing & Footwear Industry Terms and Definitions presented by Apparel Search.  We have not created the definitions on these particular pages.  We are simply posting them for your easy access.  Enjoy your reading...

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You are welcome to search the Amazon database for additional retailers of women's shoes.  They have many footwear options for women including sneakers, dress shoes, boat shoes (if you need a hat to go with your boating shoes, you can try our captains hat or boating hat section), moccasins, boots, dyeable shoes, clogs (learn about clogs from the clog definition page), Espadrilles, flats, loafers, oxfords , pumps, sandals, leather shoes, slides & mules, slingbacks, slippers and wedding shoes (you can find additional wedding shoe retailers from our bridal shoe store directory).

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