Shoes are an important part of footwear. They are usually used when we walk, run or play. Shoes reflect your personality, choice, and mood.They are used to cover and protect our feet. Shoes represent style and fashion for both men and women. Having beautiful shoes is a natural desire of everyone.

There are different types of shoes, and some of the major types of shoes are described below

Men’s shoes

There is a wide variety of men’s shoes. Men’s shoes can be categorized into Balmorals, Bluchers and Monk-straps. They can be decorated in plain-toes, cap toes, and Brogues.

Women’s shoes

xrdfgvhThere are many different types of women’s shoes. Women’s shoes are only accepted by women whereas both genders accept some sorts of men’s shoes. Some of the broad categories of Women shoes include Kitten heels, Sneaker boot, Slingbacks, Pumps and Espadrilles.

Athletic shoes

The athletic shoes are the special purpose shoes which often have fewer differences between both the genders. Either sex can wear them. There is a wide variety of athletic shoes including Sneakers, Track Shoes, Bowling Shoes, Walking Shoes and Skating shoes. The skating shoes also have different categories including Ice Skates, Roller Skates, and Inline skates, etc.

Dance shoes

The dance shoes are special purpose shoes that are specifically made for dancing. The types of dance shoes include Ballet shoes, Jazz shoes, Dance sneakers, Character Shoes, Foot thongs and Tango/Flamenco dance shoes.

Work shoes

The work shoes are designed to provide high traction and to protect the wearer. The work boots are commonly made up of sturdy leather uppers. The work shoes are used for uniforms by Nurses, policemen, fire brigades, military personnel and waitresses. They are also used for protection in the industrial settings, mining, stores, construction and other work places. The protective features of the work shoes may include steel-tipped toes.

Historical shoes

rxtdfgvhbAuthentic shoes are types of shoes that have been used in the past for some years. The major types of the old shoes include Patten, Moccasins, Espadrilles, and Poulaine.

Dress and casual shoes

The dress shoes are categorized by smooth upper leather, leather sole and small, sleek figure. Sturdy leather uppers categorize the casual shoes. Either gender uses some designs of the dress shoes. The majority of the dress shoes have the upper covering. The shoes with uppers are used to cover the ankles. With some research on the internet, you can find a huge variety of shoes with the detailed description including picture and price of each pair of shoes. The shoes of your choice can be purchased online at any good online store.