Leizu Discovers Silk 2696 BC

Leizu Discovers Silk

2696 BC, December 31, Thursday —China Leizu discovered silk when a cocoon fell into her tea and began to unravel. She noticed the cocoon was made from a very long, soft thread that was also strong. Leizu wa...

Areni-1 Shoe Style

3627 BC, December 31, Tuesday --25° 5′ 50″ North, 32° 46′ 46″ East: The Areni-1 Shoe slip-on, lace shoe is carefully crafted from the finest, genuine cowhide leather. It is tanned with oil from plants or veget...