Educating Our Readers About Footwear And Footcare

How many times have you found yourself looking for a new pair of shoes, boots, sneakers, and other types of footwear and you’re reading the features and functions … but you have no idea what those are and how they can help you (or not)?!

Well, if you’re like me, probably a lot of times!

And that’s the reason I wanted to put together this library of terms that are used by footwear and footcare professionals to help us learn and understand more about our feet and our footwear.

Sole Construction

  • Cemented Sole
  • Goodyear Welted Sole
  • Stichdown Sole
  • Nowegean Welt Sole

Toe Cap In Footwear

  • Steel toe cap
  • Composite toe cap
  • Aluminum toe cap
  • Soft toe cap
  • Mocassin toe
  • Square toe
  • Round toe

Can you wash Suede/Nubuck work boots In The Washing Machine? (Without Ruining Them)