1. 1938 was an extraordinary year in the history of shoes thanks, mostly, to one man: Salvatore Ferragamo.
These amazing rainbow sandals (made by Ferragamo in 1938 for Judy Garland)  essentially reintroduced the platform shoe, absent since the early 18th century, to fashion.

    1938 was an extraordinary year in the history of shoes thanks, mostly, to one man: Salvatore Ferragamo.

    These amazing rainbow sandals (made by Ferragamo in 1938 for Judy Garland)  essentially reintroduced the platform shoe, absent since the early 18th century, to fashion.