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Steven Heller takes a look at the work of the remarkable Reba Sochis—one of the very few women in design in the 1940s.

Proof that Leather Never Goes out of Style

It’s a far cry from a Jimmy Choo, but the ancient shoe recently found in the hills of Armenia looks remarkably similar to what people are wearing today. Estimated to be roughly 5,500 years old, this unique piece of footwear is made out of one piece of tanned cow leather with laces up the...