measuring the foot

Posted on Mar 15, 2013 in Blog

A short photo essay describing how I like my foot tracings and measurements to be taken:

Both feet are to be traced and measured, but for the purposes of this essay I will only show one foot. Do not trace and measure your own feet. Have someone else take the measurements (your feet have 26 bones and an assortment of tendons and ligaments in them, allowing you to walk. This constant movement also makes getting an accurate tracing difficult).

Have the person whose feet are to be measured stand squarely with both feet on the floor. A piece of paper is placed under the foot to be traced.…