Dream Interpretation Shoes | Dream Meanings

Dream of shining your shoes and you’ll soon hear of an exciting new business venture in which you will soon be involved.

If you dream of shoes that are shabby and worn out, you can expect success in your business through hard work. New shoes mean overconfidence, but if you lose a shoe you will experience setbacks or losses.

Tryskelion Dream Interpretation | Pagan - Anonymous

(see Barefoot, Clothes, Foot)

Old, torn shoes symbolize snares along the path, or long, hard roads traveled to obtain your heart’s desire. These can also reveal a tendency to always fall back on what’s comfortable and known to you, instead of taking risks.

Boots are protective, so this dream may portend some rough footing’ ahead for which you should prepare.

Wearing unusual shoes in a dream may indicate a need to see things differently. Try looking at this situation from another perspective (e.g., “walking a mile in someone else’s shoes”).

The kind of shoes seen in the dream can reveal how you walk through life.

For example, seeing baby shoes means that you’re very unsure of things, and compensate by moving slowly. Ballet shoes can disclose a person who either tiptoes through difficult situations, or someone who has unique grace and mobility.

Trying on shoes represents testing various options until you find the perfect one (e.g., “if the shoe fits, wear it”).

Yearing new shoes symbolizes change and transitions with which you may not be totally comfortable yet.

In Egypt and Greece, shoes were part of fertility rights, which is how they became part of marriage rituals today. So, the throwing of a shoe or seeing numerous shoes following behind you in a dream represents productivity or abundance.

Small shoes symbolize virginity, or being naive about worldly matters, as in the storv of Cinderella.

The Language of Dreams | Patrica Telesco

To dream of wearing a new pair denotes many journeys; generally unsuccessful; to travel without shoes means comfort and honor as you pass through life (Raphael).

The Fabric of Dream | Katherine Taylor Craig

Shabby or worn shoes are an omen of success; new shoes are a warning against overconfidence; to dream of losing your shoes indicates that you are wasting your efforts in unproductive activity; to shine your shoes predicts an unexpectedly fortunate venture.

To see a shoemaker at work is a sign of an unanticipated new business offer.

The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams | Stearn Robinson - Tom Corbett

Divorce is predicted if a person dreams of losing his or her shoes.

To lose one shoe is a sign of quarrels.

The Complete Dream Book | Gillian Holloway

Shoes symbolizes the “low” things, as much as for humility as for pettiness.

If you dream that you are buying shoes, it shows that you need protection.

If the shoes are small or cause you harm, it shows that you are not ready to give everything that is expected of you. In contrast, if the shoes are big, it shows that you have many resources within your reach, but that you do not know how to funnel them appropriately. Clothing that introduces a certain part of the body were for Freud sexual symbols. In this sense, fairy tales use the same language. When Cinderella puts her foot in the shoe, it shows her sexual desire for the prince.

According to popular superstition, losing a shoe precedes an illness.

It is possible that this belief come from an ancient English custom which consisted of burning an old smelly shoe in the fireplace to drive off possible household infections. Lastly, shoes covered in dust foretell an unexpected trip; shining shoes foretell felicity and love.

The Big Dictionary of Dreams | Martha Clarke

To dream of seeing your shoes ragged and soiled, denotes that you will make enemies by your unfeeling criticisms.

To have them blacked in your dreams, foretells improvement in your affairs, and some important event will cause you satisfaction. New shoes, augur changes which will prove beneficial.

If they pinch your feet, you will be uncomfortably exposed to the practical joking of the fun-loving companions of your sex.

To find them untied, denotes losses, quarrels and ill-health.

To lose them, is a sign of desertion and divorces.

To dream that your shoes have been stolen during the night, but you have two pairs of hose, denotes you will have a loss, but will gain in some other pursuit.

For a young woman to dream that her shoes are admired while on her feet, warns her to be cautious in allowing newly introduced people, and men of any kind, to approach her in a familiar way.

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller

Worn and dirty shoes tell the dreamer to be tolerant and thoughtful of other people.

To have your shoes shined in your dream predicts important changes ahead. Untied shoes forebode misfortune and quarrels.

Psycho Dream Interpretation | Ella Freeman Sharpe

1. Changing shoes means a new approach to life.

2. If shoes are worn out, one has tried very hard to succeed.

3. Wearing baby shoes signifies that one’s approach to life is innocent and pure.

4. To be shining shoes signifies hope for the future.

5. If one can’t find shoes, it means that the dreamer is sabotaging his/her own success.

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin

This migh t almost be called a dream of contrary, for if you see yourself without Shoes, then you may expect success in business.

To dream that your Shoes are worn or patched is a certain sign of difficulties, but with care and hard work you will succeed. New Shoes show some fortunate enterprise, with unexpected results. See also BOOTS.

Mystic Dream Book | Internet Archive - Anonymous

Wearing comfortable shoes or shoes that you love in your dream indicate you are becoming comfortable with all parts of your personality.

If you dream that your shoes are dirty and ragged, you will make enemies if you continue to criticize people. New shoes signify positive changes. Losing your shoes is a sign that you might lose an important relationship.

If you dream that others are admiring your shoes, you should be cautious around people you have recently met for the first time, especially males.

To dream that you are wearing inappropriate shoes for the activity at hand, suggests that your progress and path in life will be challenged because you are not well-prepared. It may also indicate that you are heading in the wrong direction and need to reevaluate your goals.

If you dream of wearing someone else’s shoes, this is a strong indication that you need to start looking at situations and relationships from other people’s point-of-views. Your opinions and attitudes are not the only ones that matter - be more considerate of others.

To dream that someone else is wearing your shoes, signifies a loss of identity. You may feel that someone else is copying your style, or stealing something from you that is very special. This is a typical dream when you feel like you’re being replaced in your friendship group, in a love relationship, or even in a family (perhaps by a new baby). Also see “High Heels”

My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean

(Sandals) In a dream, a pair of shoes represent one’s son, a vehicle, a friend, a brother, a business partner, or travels. Wearing a pair of shoes without heels in a dream means having a barren wife. Walking with one shoe in a dream means separation between husband and wife, or the breakup of a business partnership. Taking off one’s shoes in a dream means victory and rising in station.

Islamic Dream Interpretation | Ibn Seerin

See Boots.

Gypsy Dream Dictionary | Raymond Buckland

Protecting the future.

Expansions Dream Dictionary | Stewart A. Swerdlow

If you are shining your shoes you will soon hear of an exciting new business venture in which you will get involved.

If you dream the shoes you are wearing is shabby and worn out you can expect success in your business through hard work. New shoes mean overconfidence, but if you lose a shoe you will experience setbacks or losses.

Encyclopedia of Dreams | Michael and Elizabeth Thiessen

Vision: Looking at shoes: you have a lot of errands to run. Putting on a pair of comfortable shoes: you are going to be successful. Wearing shoes that are too right: the road ahead is going to be hard. Finding a shoe: you will meet a stranger. Giving a pair of shoes as a gift: you either want to get rid of that person or that person is going to walk away from you. Buying a pair of shoes: you have a long way to go before you reach your goal; promises other people have made will not be kept. Looking at worn-down shoes: exercise great care when solving an unpleasant situation.

The dream also means that you are unhappy or dissatisfied with your present situation. See Running.

Dreamers Dictionary | Garuda

Our ability, or otherwise, to be grounded and in touch with everyday life is symbolized in dreams by shoes. Shoes that we, or others, are wearing in a dream are there to alert us to an adjustment that needs to be made in our attitude to life. Lacing up shoes in a dream was once thought to be a well-known symbol of death as were shoes on a table. Today, these images are much more likely to indicate change is necessary.

Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous

Covering of protection for one’s steps, according to color, fit, type, material, etc.; Research accordingly

Dream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton

The feet ground you and also point the direction in which you are moving in life.

The shoes in your dreams can illuminate how well you are walking your walk. Since shoes adorn the feet, they represent personal self- expression and choices around where you are headed.

The phrase “walk in someone else’s shoes” may be important to consider in a dream with shoes in it. Trying on new and different shoes can connect to a need to discover new ways of moving about your life. Different shoes or mismatched pairs are expressing confusion about where your steps may lead you. Lost shoes indicate a need to find ways of grounding yourself and call you to inquire about the ways in which you may not be fully prepared to move in new directions.

Complete Dictionary of Dreams | Dr. Mıchael Lennox

Symbolic of a servant, Ps. 108:9. Shoes can also symbolize a journey or a person prepared to witness the gospel of Christ, Eph. 6:15

Christian Dream Symbols | Tyler Wolfe

Shoes in their various styles protect your feet. They bnng attention to how grounded you are on the earth and in the world. Losing shoes in a dream may represent ungroundedness or convey that you are losing touch with reality. Cowboy boots may point to a man who loves ‘em and leaves em. High heels may mention a woman’s need to dress up and look tall

Ariadne's Book of Dream | Ariadne Green

Position in life; life situation; the condition of one’s chosen direction, i.e. formal dancing shoes in a discotheque would suggest outmoded approach. Idioms: be in someone else’s shoes.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences | Tony Crisp

See clothes.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences | Tony Crisp

Dreaming Of Shoes | Dream Interpretation

The keywords of this dream: Shoes

Boots / Shoes

New boots or shoes mean you will have good luck in business, possibly connected with a trip out of town. Old, worn boots or shoes indicate worries, and can mean separation from loved ones.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary


Gypsy Dream Dictionary

Heel (shoes)

Being grounded, which makes you appear taller. Losing a heel indicates the loss of being grounded—either the negative “living above your means,” or the positive wish to live more simply and easily.... Little Giant Encyclopedia


Little Giant Encyclopedia

Horse Shoes

To see a horseshoe, or the game horse shoes, in your dream signifies luck and success in your current endeavors and relationships.... My Dream Interpretation


My Dream Interpretation

Pair Of Shoes

If both shoes are seen as torn so badly that they are completely ruined it means his wife will die.... Islamic Dream Interpretation


Islamic Dream Interpretation

Running Shoes

To see or wear running shoes in your dream suggests that you are approaching life with a good attitude, and few obstacles are in your way. It also suggests that you are comfortable with who you are. Sometimes, this dream can also mean the dreamer is a very busy person with lots on the go.... My Dream Interpretation


My Dream Interpretation


Shoestrings may comment on living on a shoestring or living nn a limited budget Untied shoes may remark on the lack of preparedness to move forward, or even laziness.... Ariadne's Book of Dream


Ariadne's Book of Dream


To dream of wearing snowshoes indicates your ability to cope with your insecurities and other people’s negativity.... My Dream Interpretation


My Dream Interpretation