Heels Were Never Just For Women: Men in Heels

What do the Persians, Louis XIV, and Johnny Cash have in common? Their heeled footwear. Quite appropriate as heeled shoes were originated, and worn, by men for centuries, something that surprises many people. My art history students tend to chuckle when they see the Portrait of Louis XIV by Hyacinthe Rigaud. Not least is the … Continue reading Heels Were Never Just For Women: Men in Heels