The feet have been a desired canvas for various forms of body art, Mehndi, tattoo's and jewelry for centuries and has become popular throughout the globe for various reasons. One of the most ceremonial and widely used forms of decoration for the feet comes in the form of Mehndi which is customarily done on both the feet and hands for brides who are preparing for their upcoming weddings. In other examples, the feet can be adorned with many forms of jewelry, barefoot sandals, tattoo's, painted toe nails and many other things as a decoration and statement for the feet.
The image below shows a traditional Mehndi design on the feet that are adorned with foot jewelry that could also be considered barefoot sandals based on modern design variations and interpretations. The style and tradition originated in ancient India.
Casual, Fun and Flirty
Barefoot sandals have also evolved into a temporary form of body art and body jewelry that adorns the feet. This is where styles, materials and colors become a bit more creative. Listed below are examples of these styles.
Crochet and glass barefoot sandals
|Crochet and turquoise barefoot sandals|
By Debbie Edwards