A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 315,385
Currently Running With Scissors:
242 Guests and 0 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: High heels to moderate heels  (Read 1715 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
« on: December 05, 2012 01:29:46 PM »

I just can't wear high heels. It seems like all the pretty shoes today have sky high heels.

Is it possible to have a high heel boot or shoe resoled with a lower heel? Maybe start with a cute boot with a 3" heel, remove the heel and whole sole if necessary, then replace it with a 2 or 2-1/2" heel?  And if it is possible, where and how would I start?

Uncommon Sense
Offline Offline

Posts: 49
Joined: 17-Jan-2009

The impossible takes a bit longer.

View Profile
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2012 06:11:57 PM »

Simply put: no. Most shoes and boots are designed around the heel height, so the rest of the shoe has to follow. Check out how your foot conforms to the shoe when you wear a higher heel. That's because your foot is animate - you can change its shape. You can't do that with a boot or shoe that's already been made. Oh sure, you can put a lower heel on in place of a higher one, but it won't look good and it would probably be impossible to wear. Darned uncomfortable, since the shoe is shaped for the higher heel. That's the physics of the issue.

If you really wanted to do it, you'd find the time.
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Belgian Waffles
@Home This Weekend: Welcome Pillow
Tute Tuesday: Washer Necklace

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org, © 2009-2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands