SHOE SCIENCE SHEETS
[ SIMPLE SHOE DEVELOPMENT GUIDE IN DIGESTIBLE SHEETS ]
Foot length is usually the sole measurement to determine the purchase for a customer. This is not sufficient enough to understand the proper footwear for a wearer. We have sophisticated devices that can give the complete three-dimensional shape of an object. Customization and adaptability will be important going forward in this industry to meet the demands of the unique individual, that may have issues that occur from foot shape, diseases, and years of wearing footwear damaging to the foot. Luckily it is an industry with constant innovation of materials and techniques for various uses. As a designer, it is important to understand the effect of these design attributes and the effect on the whole body.
I will be continuously adding additional sheets to cover many areas of footwear development and technology. Check back in!