高跟鞋：歷經成敗淬鍊不凡 Highs and Lows: The History of High Heels
SEP 26,2022／Analytical Editors
High heels are usually associated with feminine beauty and luxury, but this was not always the case. In fact, the history of this fashionable form of footwear is filled with surprises. For starters, did you know that high heels were originally designed for men? The first ones appeared in 10th-century Persia, where army horsemen wore them to fasten their feet into stirrups. Although functional, they also looked sharp, so the trend soon spread. 12th-century temple artwork in India depicts female dancers wearing raised shoes. In Medieval Europe, both men and women wore elevated shoes made of wood....
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