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In the literati novels, we can find that those ladies have been described as the beauty. When they walk along a road, then we will find that their steps are just like amazing blooming lotus, which is swaying. And when a wind blowing, the skirt inadvertently exposed the toe of the shoes, then this may be a single bright and delicate peony, or it can also be a fantastic charmingly beautiful peacock, enchanting blooming in feet. Such shoes can not only arouse the love and affection from people, but they can also give people some imagination. And what I have said before are the embroidered shoes, which can bring beauty for those graceful women.
In the ancient land of China, since the formation of social division of labor, ancient women have learned the ancient art embroidered shoes as a heritage from generation to generation. Such shoes can be used to tell the stories about the women in the little place. Those stitches have recounted the aesthetic ideas of various dynasties as well as the traditional cultures, ethics and values of those dynasties.
The embroidery modified approach of those embroidered shoes has followed the oriental decorative aesthetic and the fashionable ideas. They focus on the vamp composition, and they will pay much attention to the uppers and bottoms of the shoes. These crafts give us a new kind of beauty. And the colorful threads have been used from toe to heel or even the soles and the insoles. They are all embroidered with these colorful threads on the gorgeous patterns.
The topic of the embroidery patterns of the embroidered shoes comes from life. And the main theme is the folk culture and the folk customs. So the basic patterns can be flowers, birds and insects, animals, claws, natural scenery and other figures. Auspicious patterns can be many other patterns which can be used to indicate the happiness of lives. All those things with good meanings can all be used as the pattern of the shoes. Especially those patterns which combine a peaceful meaning and the happiness life are more popular.
Now if we count carefully, we can find that women in Tujia nationality, Shui nationality, Zhuang nationality and Hakka nationality will use such embroidered shoes as their wedding shoes. There are still many minority woman will choose such delicate Chinese traditional shoes in their wedding day, or in the full moon day or the one full year day of a child, or in a family birthday or the old man’s funeral offerings. All these life events, all those important occasions in China, they will choose pairs of shoes to shoe their wisdom and artistic charm. Embroidered shoes have been known for a long time, and now, it may become popular again. Because of that only those traditional tings can bring more than one fashion trends. Embroidered shoes can be viewed as one heritage of Chinese fashion culture just like cheongsams.
And the praise of embroidered shoes have been known since the ancient times. In the hometown of embroidered shoes, the famous Chinese ancient philosopher, Xunziwas born. And he recorded in his masterpiece Xunzithat the promotion of the use of embroidery techniques with iron needles. And he also praised the embroidery needleto the point of view of the philosopherthat iron needle can not only be used on the shoes, but they can also embroider the people of the nation as well as the emperor of the dynasty.