An assortment of fashionable children’s shoes from the early 1900s feature the popular styles of the Edwardian period. There are boots with straps and boots with pom-poms; kid boots for infants and cute little lambskin moccasins. All were available in appealing colors such as pale blue, pink, white, red, and chocolate. Some are trimmed with white stitching and some with shirred silk braid. Use these period images to identify your own collection of antique children’s shoes.
Children’s Sandal Boots
This dainty sandal boot with silk pompoms on vamps came in black patent and in fine soft lambskin. Colors white, red, pink, chocolate and pale blue.
Infants Lace Boots These dainty little lace boots were very popular for infants. They had selected patent vamps and fine kid tops in pale blue, white and red. The boots had silk pompoms and laces to match the tops.
Kid Boots For Babies
This is a dressy little lace boot for babies with uppers of fine soft kid in white, black and popular shades of chocolate, pale blue and red.
Infants Strap Slippers
Dainty slippers in chocolate kid, black kid, and patent colt.
Very dainty button boots for infants. Made from fine, soft kid in white, black and popular shades of red, chocolate and pale blue. Self color tassels on uppers.
Soft Kid Moccasins
Fine quality and very dainty moccasins for infants are made from soft kid in white, chocolate, and pink, nicely trimmed with silk braid edging, pompoms and ribbon ties to match.
Infants Button Boots
Infants button boots with selected patent vamps and heel foxing. Fine kid tops in pale blue, white and red.
Mercerized Poplin Slippers
One-strap slippers of mercerized poplin for the little baby not able to walk. Colors: pale blue, chocolate, black and white, bound with mercerized tape. They have soft soles and silk pompoms.
White Kid Button Boots
Dressy little button boots of fine white kid, prettily trimmed with shirred silk braid in pink, white and pale blue.
Infants Lambskin Moccasins
Infant’s moccasins of fine lambskin in white, pale blue, pink, red and chocolate with fancy white stitching on uppers and laces to match.