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Shoe parts & accessories

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Shoe parts & accessories

chunky heel

Footwear; Shoe parts & accessories

A “chunky heel” is wide where it connects to the sole of a shoe, and the width remains uniform or only decreases slightly from top to bottom.

cone heel

Footwear; Shoe parts & accessories

A “cone heel” is wide where it connects to the sole of a shoe, and narrows significantly to the point where it reaches the ground. This heel resembles the shape of an upright ice-cream cone, or ...

eco-chic

Weddings; Coats & jackets

Environmentally-friendly and ethical design that does not sacrifice quality or style. Both \'green\' and stylish. A combination of trendiness and environment.

clasp

Footwear; Shoe parts & accessories

A contrivance of interlocking parts for fastening; a buckle.

grommet

Footwear; Shoe parts & accessories

A ring or wreath of rope, usu. consisting of a single strand laid three times round, and used as a fastening, or a substitute for a rowlock.

Instep

Footwear; Shoe parts & accessories

The half of the foot including the ankle.

Outsole

Footwear; Shoe parts & accessories

The part of the shoe between the foot and the ground, which should be hard yet flexible. Does not include the insole.

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