Women's footwear: clothing protecting
and supporting the foot designed for women.
Counter: reinforcement being used to maintain the heel of the
Heel: part which raises the back part of the foot.
Shank: rigid part supporting the arch of foot.
Heel breast: front side of the heel.
Tip: part which covers the toes.
Vamp: part which covers the front part of the foot.
Instep strap: strap being located on the top of the foot.
Ankle strap: strap surrounding the leg at the level of the ankle.