Heels are shoes featuring an incline on the heel. Heels could be a separate piece from the outsole or a wedge heel that runs the entire length of the outsole. The heel provides elevation and can be found in many different shapes, including block, tapered, blade, and wedge. Heels can also be many different heights such as kitten heel, stilleto heel, low heel, mid heel or high heel.
Plaid is a term used to describe fabrics or materials which feature horizontal and vertical color stripes over a contrasting solid color to create a checkered pattern that resembles a Scottish tartan. Plaid designs have been around for centuries but more recently they have been revived to convey a lively, colorful and fresh look in bags, footwear and apparel.