Shoe is an item of footwear indented to protect and comfort human foot while doing various activities, and it’s used an item for decoration.
It defers from culture to culture, every culture has it type, some wear classic shoe some wear heavy and big shoes, and it also depends on land nature (geography) The earliest known shoes are sandals dating from approximately 7000 or 8000 BC, found in the Fort Rock Cave in the US state of Oregon in 1938. The world’s oldest leather shoe, made from a single piece of cowhide laced with a leather cord along seams at the front and back.
As civilizations began to develop thong sandals were worn this practice dates back to pictures of them in ancient Egyptian murals from 4000 BC.
Every culture took her role in the shoe section North America wore a similar type of footwear, known as the moccasin.
- Masai of Africa made them out of rawhide.
- In India they were made from wood.
- In China and Japan, rice straw was used.
While thong sandals were commonly worn, many people in ancient times, such as the Egyptians, Hindus and Greeks.
And many cultures also have used many kinds of shoes.
By the 15th Century, patens became popular by both men and women in Europe.
These are commonly seen as the predecessor of the modern high-heeled shoe, while the poor and lower classes in Europe, as well as slaves in the New World, and were barefoot.
Shoemaking became more commercialized in the mid-18th century, as it expanded as a cottage Industry
Large warehouses began to stock footwear in warehouses, made by many small manufacturers from the area.
Until the 19th century, shoemaking was a traditional handicraft, but by the century’s end, the process had been almost completely mechanized, with production occurring in large factories.
To enter the 2000s shoes start to take a role in every step of human life sports, work, events and daily life Converse, Nike, Adidas and much more great names and brands changed the way of living for the humans.
Shoes was a great step for humans, such a great invention such a great achieve, having a role in every culture in the ancient and in the modern living way, so get up on your feet and explore the world.