Flip-flops / Japanke

Flip-flops are a type of open-toed footwear sandal, typically worn as a form of casual wear. They consist of a flat sole held loosely on the foot by a Y-shaped strap or thong that passes between the first and second toes and around both sides of the foot. The name "flip-flop" originated from the sound made by the slapping of the sole, foot and floor when walking.

This style of footwear has been worn by the people of many cultures throughout the world, originating as early as the ancient Egyptians in 1,500 B.C. The modern flip-flop descends from the Japanese zōri, which became popular after World War II when soldiers returning to the United States brought them back. They became popular gender-neutral summer footwear starting in the 1960s. Some varieties have since found their way into more formal attire.

Uploaded: Jun 1, 2016

Views: 55

Likes: 34

Downloads: 1

Tags: Flip-flop, japanke, shoes, summer, pink, footwear, sandal, japan, colors

Like
Share
Download
published 1 year ago
merima.jaranovic
Follow


9 Comments
tramp963

tramp963

posted 1 year ago

super

adakamitkumar

adakamitkumar

posted 1 year ago

Like)))))))

lazarjovicic92

lazarjovicic92

posted 1 year ago

Like!! :)

jelenacordis

jelenacordis

posted 1 year ago

Like

yupiter

yupiter

posted 1 year ago

►💙☼ (^_^) 👍Ⓛⓘⓚⓔ✿Y☆01

wotkica

wotkica

posted 1 year ago

Like

m_queen

m_queen

posted 1 year ago

Like

mima54

mima54

posted 1 year ago

Like