There are many things that go into the perfect shoe.
When you buy shoes, there are countless factors that can influence how they look.
A shoe can be worn for a day, or worn a day in, or a week, or months.
You can choose the materials, and the style, and you can choose how much cushioning is added.
The choice can be life-altering, and that’s exactly why it’s so important to wear shoes that look good.
But you should never forget to buy the right shoes at the right time, and if you need help finding the right pair, here’s what you need to know about the perfect pair of shoes.
What is the perfect fit?
When you’re shopping for shoes, you can always ask your friends to do the same.
“It’s always nice to have someone to talk to if you’re really shopping for a new pair of shoe,” says Rachel Blanchard, owner of the Blanchards Shoeshop in Vancouver.
“A lot of people don’t know the importance of shoes.”
Blanchad says the first thing to ask yourself is how comfortable you are wearing your shoes.
“What are you comfortable with?” she says.
“The foot needs to be on the ground and there needs to have room for you to sit down, to lie down, and to do other things that will help your feet get used to that foot.”
When it comes to choosing a pair of sneakers, Blanchar says there are a few things you need for each pair of footwear.
“For men’s shoes, I usually try to go with something with a higher heel and wider sole,” she says, noting that the wider sole can make shoes more comfortable for people with small feet.
“You need to be able to walk with them, which is a good thing, because they give you the ability to move your feet more easily.”
For women’s shoes and skirts, Blancar suggests something with the lower heel and narrower sole.
“When you’re trying to find a pair that suits you, you need something that’s comfortable to walk in,” she explains.
“I look for a pair with a very narrow sole and that will allow you to walk.”
The next thing you need is the material used in the shoe.
“We buy materials that are high-impact and durable,” says Blanchart.
“That’s the main factor for the comfort of the shoe.”
There are also other factors to consider when it comes the material that you’re buying.
For men’s, Blanchett says she’ll look for materials that give the shoes a “slick” finish.
“They have to have a great finish, because otherwise, they can fall apart,” she notes.
For women, Blanches Shoeshop recommends a lighter material, which will give the shoe a smoother finish.
When it’s time to shop, you’ll want to check to make sure the material is a little bit lighter, so that the sole won’t crack or crack easily.
“To ensure that you can walk with your shoes, we always suggest a very light material,” she adds.
“If you don’t have to worry about cracking or crackling, it’s better to buy a lighter shoe.”
“If there’s a small amount of material, it’ll be very difficult for the sole to crack,” says Dr. Jennifer Koeppel, a professor of footwear and orthopaedic sciences at the University of Alberta.
“But if there’s some amount of fabric, it can be easily softened and then the sole can easily slide through the floor.”
She adds that if you want to find the best materials for your particular pair of boots, there’s more to consider.
“Sometimes it’s really important to choose a pair and not buy the same pair every time,” she tells CBC News.
“There’s no way to know if you’ll need to buy different shoes every time, but the choice to buy shoes in different sizes is one of the things that I would always recommend people do.”
So, what should I look for in a pair?
For men, Blaney says it’s important to look for something that has a high heel and wide sole, and it also has a small toe box.
“Just look for shoes with a low heel and narrow sole, so you’ll have the foot room you need,” she recommends.
“And just look for the material,” Blancha says.
For a more casual look, Blany says it helps to look at the width of the sole and how wide it is.
“Men’s shoes have to be as wide as they can, and women’s can be a little wider than men’s,” she advises.
“So if you have a narrow sole that you really like, then you might want to buy some shorter shoes with that wider sole.”
“I always look for high-top shoes,” Blanche tells CBC.
“Because the top of a man’s shoe can go up or down,