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Why do women wear high heels even though they're so uncomfortable? V&A curator Helen Persson gives Helena Kealey the answers at the new exhibition, Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
Best celebrity shoes from the past century on display at RAYNE Shoes for Stars
In the Know
Celebrating 40 years of Camper shoes in a new exhibition at The Design Museum.
New exhibition at the V&A celebrates footwear from around the globe.
Tried and Tested
The V&A welcome Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty - an exhibition set to be the best fashion exhibition to come to London in 2015.