For me summer it’s my favorite season. It’s warm, everything it’s full of life, sun makes us all happier and we are enjoying life more. What shoes should we wear? Options, we have to admit, are a lot, this is why we need to be careful to make the decision which is in our best interest.
Our first footwear was made of animal skin. Their design wasn’t too complicated; on the contrary, it was a very simple one, following only the practical purposes.
For the warm season it was used a piece of leather tied up with strips and for the cold season fur was added.
Further on, the history line, in Ancient Greece, shoes had distinctive marks for each social category (color and sole height). Women’s footwear was very rich in accessories, being very elegant and even extravagant.
In the Roman Empire, the consuls wore white footwear, senators wore brown footwear and soldiers wore short boots with open toes.
In Asia, representative it’s the traditional Japanese footwear which had a variety of models. Shoes sole was made of wood and it was supported by two horizontal sticks from the same material and they were called geta. The shoe cords for men were black and red for women.
Speaking of today, the shoe models are various. They represent fashion trends, the personality of the one who wear them and also their tastes.
Summer 2013 trends
Specialists are saying that the shoes represent many times the key element around the entire outfit is built. This season brings into the trends a variety of shoes from the ones with high heel to the transparent ones.
Shoes with metallic elements
Shoes with metallic elements are back in trends this season no matter if we are talking about golden, silver or more bold colors. Moschino, Armani or Chloe are fashion designers who are using them in their shows.
Pointed toe shoes
Pointed toe shoes are still in the 2013 summer trends and it seems that also in the following years.
This type of shoes is very chic and brings color and youth to your outfit.
Lady like sandals