What: ShopSmart Mag tackled the big question of insole effectiveness for high heels. The study consisted of multiple women wearing high heels for 6 to 7 hours a day with various insoles. What the Experts Say: ShopSmart: Panelists rated the insoles for cushioning, comfort, stability, and how...

"Thanks, little kid!" "Six foot, but I'm usually in heels." "No one needs high heels; they're optional, like wearing jewelry or brushing your hair." "Ha ha ha ha ha. No, dummy, you can't." So, why, with all the comments and confusion it generates, do I wear high heels? Well, for...

socially and culturally constructed conventions and this time is no different, we say yes to high heels for men :) Of course they're not for everyday use (but that applies also to women, doesn't it?), but we think they're very stylish and can really make an outfit! What do YOU think? Should...

And let's face it: however beautiful, high heels are not always comfortable to call. But we apparently over. For centuries, high heels considered a luxury that it did not matter what those few extra inches did with your feet or your back. Women felt a beautiful, attractive and feminine and it...

The world famous shoe designer, Christian Louboutin has confessed he's worn high heels – twice in his life. Once he had to wear heels because he attended a party where guys had to dress like girls. And the second time he put the shoes on in his studio to understand the balance. He emphasized...

high heels on sheep? Daniel Lieberman, an evolutionary biologist at Harvard University, recently did just that in the name of science. Lieberman is investigating whether shoes affect skeletal growth and development. Putting shoes on sheep "sounds kind of crazy," Lieberman told Harvard...

Last month, the woman who set the prime example for what it means to be living la vida fashionista, Sarah Jessica Parker, told Net-A-Porter that years of wearing high heels have taken a toll on her sweet feet, leaving us with the impression that she may be retiring her stilettos. So long as...

Back in 2009, when little Suri Cruise (then 3year old) was seen wearing high heels, the world was taken by storm and, subsequently, every toddler in high heels is now possible because of Suri. We've heard and read endless debates trying to establish whether children who wear high heeled...

And so, high heels, seen as "foolish and effeminate" became the province of women, and have stayed off most men's feet since, with some notableexceptions. The piece does offer the prediction that this may again change, however: "If it becomes a signifier of actual power, then men will be...

No one can deny the fact that high heels are sexy. People have been fascinated with high heels for centuries, both men and women have worn and do wear high heels, and when looking for a special tool for seduction or just something to feel sexy wearing, high heels are the tools of the...

 

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