The history of high heels
May 20 is High Heels Day
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Considered the epitome of sexiness and femininity, high heels have a long history with both women and men, which can be traced back to 10th-century Persia. Far from being just a fashion choice, high heels have come a long way to become the fashionable footwear we know today.
Curious to know how it all started? Have a look through this gallery to find out.
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