A dream about shoes generally symbolizes your journey toward your goals and destiny. The actual meaning depends on the details surrounding your dream such as the shoe color, type, and what you were doing with it.
Here are some dreams about shoes and what they mean.
Receiving shoes dream meaning
A dream in which you see someone give you shoes means you will soon get some help that will take you forward in life. This is help that will do with your education, job, business, or finances in general.
dream about losing shoes or losing footwear in dreams
A dream about losing shoes or any footwear means that you feel unstable and ungrounded and do not know what to do or where to start. You should try to take a break and have a birds-eye view of your life so you can see where exactly you to touch.
spiritual meaning of losing a shoe
Spiritually, shoes stand for your ability to advance in your spiritual life. A dream in which you lose your shoe spiritually means that your spirituality will not move forward due to life’s problems.
You might find yourself focusing too much on material and money while neglecting your spiritual growth.
Wearing two different shoes in a dream
A dream in which you see yourself wearing two different shoes in a dream means that you are undecided about where you want to go with your life.
You find yourself yo-yo-ing between different options and this leads to lost time and you end up not doing anything.
Cleaning shoe dream meaning
A dream in which you see yourself cleaning your shoes means that you need to take a break from everything you are doing in order to move forward in life. It is time to reevaluate your habits and your approach in order to be more effective.
White shoes dream meaning
A dream about white shoes means that your come-up in life will not be through dubious means. You are not the kind of person to act in a selfish and unfair manner in order to get to your goals.
This dream is also a warning for you to not yield to temptations. Let your journey toward your goals be full of light and not darkness. White shoes in a dream mean you do not have to do anything malicious in order to move forward in life.
A dream in which you see white shoes might also mean that part of your destiny involves being a peacemaker. You will make many people smile, comforted, and hopeful.
Buying new shoes dream meaning
A dream about buying shoes means that you are setting your sight on the wrong goals and you need to set a new destination.
It could be that you are not equipped for the current goal and you might end up wasting time. The new shoes stand for a new path that you must take in your life.
Wearing slippers in a dream meaning
A dream about wearing slippers in the dream stands for your casual approach to your goals. You have big goals but your actions do not match your dreams. You need to be serious if you are ever going to get to where you have to be.
Broken slippers dream meaning
A dream about broken slippers means you have taken too long to grow and get to the next level even when chances have been presenting themselves.
This dream means that you might lose even the little that you have unless you act now and quickly.
Dream of mud on shoes meaning
A dream about mud on your shoes means that you are going through a time of anxiety and depression and you cannot feel yourself moving forward.
It could be that you are failing to deal with your emotions and this is affecting your work, business, or schoolwork. It could be that a series of failures and disappointments have left you feeling lost.
Giving someone shoes dream meaning
A dream about giving someone shoes means that you are a very helpful person who wants to see others move forward in life.
You do not enjoy being the only one doing fine and you are the kind of person that tries to pull others up once you are lifted.
Green shoes dream meaning
Green shoes in the dream mean you are right on track to a time of prosperity. Green is the color of wealth and all-round prosperity so seeing green shoes in a dream symbolizes the fact that you are on the path to success.
Blue shoes dream meaning
Blue is the color of fame since it represents the sky which is everywhere. A dream about wearing blue shoes means you are on your way to doing something that will take your name far and wide.
You do not have to become a celebrity or anything like that. Even just your excellence at what you do could get you recognition and awards.
Black shoes dream meaning
A dream about black shoes means you will be tempted to employ the wrong methods of getting ahead as you move forward in life.
It does not mean you are a bad person but it simply means there will be temptations to use dubious means of improving your life. Be sure not to take them up.
Yellow shoes dream meaning
A dream about yellow shoes stands for your fear of failure and this is hampering your advancement in life.
You are reluctant to try new things because you are afraid of what people might say in case you do not succeed. Yellow in the dream is a color of emotion, particularly fear.
Brown shoes dream meaning
A dream in which you see yourself wearing brown shoes symbolizes your wealthy destiny. Brown in the dream represents the earth and its mineral wealth.
The dream means you will soon find yourself walking along a path to financial prosperity. All you have to do is take up any opportunity that comes your way.
Pink shoes dream meaning
A dream in which you see yourself wearing pink shows means that you have a bubbly disposition even in times of trouble as you walk toward your destiny.
It means you are able to walk through the dark valleys of life and still be happy and maintain a colorful attitude.
Orange shoes dream meaning
A dream in which you see orange shoes means you will need to have intense focus and hard work if you are to walk toward your destiny.
Orange in the dream is the color of intensity. It could be intense focus, intense love, intense effort, etc.
Burning shoes dream meaning
A dream in which you see burning shoes stands for your passion and a fiery ambition to move forward in life.
The dream, however, also means that you should not be too carried away with your need to get ahead to the point of neglecting your other departments in life.
Shoes falling from the sky dream meaning
A dream in which you see shoes falling from the sky means that you will soon enter a season of abundant opportunities.
You will not have any problems with finding things to move you forward, on the contrary, you will find it hard to choose due to the sheer number of opportunities at your disposal.
Just be careful, though, you do not want to lose all your opportunities due to your inability to make up your mind and choose one to run with.
Dog eating your shoe or slipper dream meaning
A dream in which you see a dog eating your shoes, slipper, or any footwear, means that you have bad friends in your life that will slow down your journey toward your destiny.
Dogs in the dream stand for your friends. You need to check your circle of friends and get rid of the fake ones.
Cat eating your shoes dream meaning
A dream about a cat eating your shoes means that you are a proud person and you are reluctant to work as a team.
This trait, however, will slow down your walk to your destiny and goals. The key is interdependence, not dependence or independence.
Snake swallowing your shoe dream meaning
A dream in which you see a snake swallow your shoe means that you have a fake friend who is jealous of your life’s development.
You need to be careful who you share your goals with. Prune all people that show any hint of jealousy towards you or else, they will destroy your life’s journey.
Someone stealing your shoes dream meaning
A dream in which you see someone steal your shoes means that there are some people that are trying to benefit from your labor as you move forward in life. This could be a fake friend, classmate, or colleague.
The dream means you will do something that you think will get you ahead in life, but you will be defrauded out of your success and someone else will reap the benefits.
Shoe getting stuck in the mud
A dream about your shoe getting stuck in the mud, or losing your shoe in the mud, means you will be tempted to try out something that will end up becoming a bad habit that will ruin your journey to your destiny.
It could be drinking, cheating on your partner, cheating at work, or at school. Be careful not to let yourself fall into anything addictive and detrimental.
Losing shoes in the snow dream meaning
A dream about losing your shoe in the snow, or your shoe getting stuck in the snow, means that your journey to your destiny will get uncomfortable and lonely.
You need to focus on your goals and rely on yourself if you are to survive any storm that comes your way.
Losing shoes in water dream meaning
A dream about losing shoes in water means that you will get off track as you move to your destiny due to your inability to control your emotions.
The dream means that you should not be carried away with your emotions if you are to get anywhere near your goals.
Snake in your shoe dream meaning
A dream about a snake or snakes in your shoes means you are about to bring someone bad into your life that will ruin your life.
It could be a friend, a colleague, a classmate, a partner, etc. This is someone you think will improve your life but will only end up ruining you.
Spiders in your shoes dream meaning
Spiders in your shoes in a dream mean you might be tempted to try something new that you will fail to stop You will think you will be able to control it but things might get so confusing that your walk towards your goal might be jeopardized. Be careful what you try and avoid overconfidence.
Ants in your shoe dream meaning
A dream about ants in your shoes means that you have a small problem that you are ignoring thinking it is nothing serious.
However, more small problems might hit you until you are overwhelmed and knocked off your path. You need to nip all your small problems right in the bud.
Throwing shoes at someone dream meaning
A dream about throwing shoes at someone means that someone in your life will frustrate you to the point of quitting something vital to your life’s journey.
It could be that a colleague or boss at work will frustrate you until you quit, or your significant other will frustrate you until you quit your relationship.
Throwing shoes at a dog dream meaning
A dream about throwing shoes at a dog, or hitting a dog with a shoe, means you will lose some loyal friends due to your over-dedication to your journey toward your destiny.
You might think this is a good thing if it leads to broken relationships and friendships, it will not work out well for you.
Dogs in the dream stand for loyalty and friendship. Make sure you take some time for all the people close to you or else you will lose them.
Throwing shoes at a snake dream meaning
A dream about throwing shoes at a snake means you have a fake friend who is jealous of your development through life. They feel hurt whenever you take a step closer to your goals but they will not manage to bring you down.
Throwing shoes at a cat dream meaning
Seeing yourself throw shoes at a cat means that you are a very proud person but are still willing to let go of your pride and do what is needed to be done even though you think it’s beneath you.
The dream also means you are willing to tolerate people for the sake of allowing your team to achieve its goals.
Throwing shoes at your friend
A dream about throwing a shoe at a friend means you two will have a difference arising from the pursuit of your goals. You will follow different paths and this will require you to part company, or at least not spend as much time together as you earlier did.
Old shoes dream meaning
A dream about old shoes means that you will be rewarded for something you have a lot of experience at. This is something you have taken a lot of time perfecting and it will help your walk towards your goals.
Torn shoes dream meaning
A dream about torn shoes means that your current strategy for getting to your goals is defective and you need to make some changes. It is not entirely bad but unless you perfect it, you won’t get anywhere.
Loose shoe that won’t fit dream meaning
A dream about a loose shoe that won’t fit means that there is something you are good at that could get you closer to your destination but you have no passion for it.
It’s okay to take up something you are good at even though you may not be passionate about it. Once you get to your goals, you can then do something else, something you really like.
Tight shoes that won’t fit dream meaning
A dream about a shoe that won’t fit because it’s too tight means you have a lot of passion for something that you are not good at.
It means you are forcing yourself at something that really is not for you, thinking it will get you ahead in life.
Lots of shoes dream meaning
A dream about lots of shoes means you are a multi-talented person and have many ways to move ahead in life.
However, you have to be careful not to spread yourself too thin. You need to pick one or two and get good at those.
Finding shoes dream meaning
A dream about finding shoes means that you will come upon an opportunity that will move you forward in life. This is something that you will not expect but it will change your life if you take it up.
Snake turning into a shoe dream meaning
A dream about a snake turning into a shoe means there is an enemy that will end up helping you get closer to your goals.
This is someone who will think they are destroying you but your ordeal will actually be a blessing in disguise.
Making a shoe dream meaning
A dream in which you see yourself making a shoe means that your life will be disrupted and you will need to make a new plan if you are to advance. The old path will not get you far if you insist upon using it.
Repairing a shoe dream meaning
A dream about repairing shoes means that you are doubting the path you are on, wondering if it will really take you to your destiny.
This dream means you are on the right track but the hardships you are facing are making it hard for you to see and appreciate this fact.
Every path has its own hardships and changing tracks will only delay your development. Try to persevere.
Eating a shoe dream meaning
A dream about eating a shoe means that you are in the habit of celebrating too early, relaxing every time you have a victory. You have to differentiate the war apart from the battles.
Winning a battle does not mean you have won the war. Winning a war is done by winning different battles.
Do not celebrate and eat your seed after just one harvest. Keep planting back your seed until you get to where you want to be in life.
Gold shoes dream meaning
Gold shoes in the dream stand for your authority. Along your walk to your destiny, you will find yourself in different positions of leadership.
Execute your leadership duties well and you will keep moving forward and find yourself in a place of financial prosperity since gold in the dream also stands for wealth.
Metal shoes dream meaning
A dream about metal shoes means that you have a very strong determination to achieve your goals.
You are the kind of person who sets their mind on something until it gets done regardless of the hurdles you face.
Wooden shoes dream meaning
A dream about wooden shoes means that you are the kind of person who uses whatever you can to get where you want to be.
You do not wait for things to get perfect and you are a good improviser. This will take you far.
Glass shoes dream meaning
A dream about glass shoes means that your plans to get to your goals are fragile and unstable.
You give up on things easily and this has slowed down your growth and personal development, especially in the area of finances and relationships.
Giant shoes dream meaning
A dream about giant shoes means that you will soon find a great opportunity that might change your life but you will not be prepared for it.
You need to keep your eyes on the horizon and be willing to take up new things that you are not familiar with.
Stone or pebble in shoes dream meaning
A dream about a stone or pebble in your shoes means that you have a small problem that is slowing you down but are reluctant to deal with it.
You think it is nothing to worry about but over a long period it will slow you down and you will lose a lot of time.
Stepping on broken glass with shoes dream meaning
A dream about stepping on broken glass with your shoes or slippers means there are some jealous people who will try to knock you off your path but you will triumph. This experience will actually make you better and stronger.
Stepping on a puppy with shoes dream meaning
Stepping on puppies you are reluctant to trust new people and make them your friends because you think they might take advantage of you and ruin your walk to your destination.
Dog wearing shoes dream meaning
A dog wearing shoes means you are delaying your journey to your goals because of the uninspiring company you keep. You need to be with people that are also moving ahead in their own field. They say show me your friends and I will show you who you are.
Stepping on kittens with shoes
A dream in which you see yourself stepping on kittens with shoes means you will have to get rid of your pride and unwillingness to do certain things thinking they are beneath you.
Cats are independent but you should not be over-independent. Your lack of a teamwork spirit will slow down your journey toward your destiny.