Mens footwear: clothing protecting
and supporting the foot designed for men.
Binding: higher edge of the shoe.
Counter: reinforcement being used to maintain the heel of the
Eyelet: small hole reinforced by a metal ring.
Quarter: one of the two parts which meet with at the back of
Outsole: base of the shoe which touches the ground.
Vamp: part which covers the front part of the foot.
Instep: part being located on the top of the foot.
Flap: flap that can be opened for better slip-in the shoe.
Tongue: prolongation of the vamp protecting the instep.
Shoelace: cord which ends in tags.