Platform shoes may also be high heelsin which case the heel is raised significantly higher than the ball of the foot. The sole of a platform shoe can have a continuous uniform thickness, have a wedge, a separate block or a stiletto heel. Raising the ankle increases the risk of a sprained ankle.
Ruby Red Sequin Dorothy Heels. White Leatherette Teagan Heeled Sandal. Black Leatherette Teagan Heeled Sandal.
In case you haven't noticed, the '90s are making a major comeback in today's fashion world. Whether it's designers like Rihanna for Puma showing grungy looks on the runway, or celebrities like Vanessa Hudgens and Kendall Jenner paying homage to the decade in mom jeans and velvet chokers, the wildly stylish decade has definitely become relevant again. As someone who was born and raised in the '90s, the era of all things denim and leather will always hold a special place in my heart, so I'm totally on board with this resurgence.
The quest for a certain type of appearance has reached some real extremes. Impossible as it may seem, these fashion victims are always ready to go another round to attract attention and be considered beautiful. Among the more fascinating fashion crazes are the 16th-century platform shoes—the chopines.