Possible categories will include:
Laces, soles, innersoles, feet, odor, socks, material, stitch, purpose, styles.
Research processes will include:
Visual research, popularity, common-ness, questionnaire,
How will you research?
PRIMARY: Visual, popularity of styles, questionnaire for cobblers and retailers, stock take.
SECONDARY: History of shoes, making of shoes.
Who/where will you research?
PRIMARY: City centers, retailers, general public.
SECONDARY: Vintage shops, cobblers, library, internet.
Research process will include:
PRIMARY: Looking at styles and their popularity, effects on posture, detail and persona.
SECONDARY: How shoes have developed, materials, how they are made.