Is there a difference between waterproof running shoes and water-resistant running shoes? Yes there is, and the difference can be insignificant or substantial depending on your needs. On the surface the names sound as if they serve the same purpose, and they do to a point. But a closer look at the two will help […]

The wind whips through your hair as you jog along a leaf-strewn path.  The scent of freedom tantalizes your senses as you race freely at a pace of almost flight.  Jogging is a wonderful activity that provides a fantastic form of exercise for people around the world.  You need little equipment, but one item is […]

For the past ten years skate shoes have been a complete obsession of mine. I may be too young, at 23, to remember their entrance into the world but with over thirty pairs neatly stacked (complete with pristine boxes), in my home and an unhealthy obsession for skate companies and supporters, I hope I qualify […]

In the United States, there are tons of shoe stores containing different styles and brands. Only a certain amount of those stores are the best. The best stores must contain; style, color, size, and brand. Those are the four main focuses when it comes to shoes. Each store varies when it comes to the best […]

An important part of caring for shoes is prevention of water damage. Unfortunately certain materials, such as leather and suede, are porous, and so allow water to seep into them and make unsightly stains. Other materials, such as vinyl and fabric can also sustain water damage, which spoils their over-all appearance, and which can leave […]

No matter how many pairs of shoes a woman owns, it never seems to be enough. If you were to possess just one pair of good quality shoe in every design and color, your collection would already be immense. There are heels, flats, sandals, boots, flip-flops, sling-backs; well, you get the idea. Pause for just […]

If you look in the stores you will find a good mixture of pointy and round toe shoes available. This in itself tells you that neither shoe style is completely out of vogue at the present. However, you will usually find that one toe style is more popular than the other at any given time. […]

Sketchers and other brands of women’s sneakers are built to make the body work in different ways while walking. Some correct the gait or change the gait so that certain muscle groups get a workout from simply walking around. Such shoes are sold on the promise of toning legs, buttocks and other parts of the […]

When it comes to shoe styles, there are a myriad of options from stilettos to peep toe pumps. However, boots can sometimes be overlooked when it comes to shoe choices. While there are some boots that are simply utilitarian in their function, many boots are fashionable pieces that can add to any outfit. Nevertheless, there […]

Your prom shoes are a special part of your look on this special night. There are many factors that you should consider when deciding which shoes are the best for your prom. Look for something that matches your outfit. Wait until you buy your dress before picking out your prom shoes. Even if you think […]

We place value on things. Its what makes us human. Since the dawn of bartering, paying a premium for something that has a cheaper equivalent has been a topic of intense debate. We all instinctively have our biases towards one side of the argument or another. Some of us will pay a premium for better […]

Pumps are a classic style of women’s shoes. The term can be used to describe shoes that look different in a few ways, but what distinguishes a shoe as a pump is an enclosed back and a snug fit over the toe area. The silhouette of a pump is a bit like a slippery slide. […]

<!– @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } A:link { so-language: zxx } –> Pumps are a type of shoes that often come with a closed toe and a heel. Although it is considered something usual for women to wear pumps, in the past, men were actually the first to ever wear […]

Many people have wide feet and require wide fitting footwear. You want to make sure that you are comfortable in your footwear to avoid problems. There are different tips that can make shopping for wide footwear easier. First, you should look for a store that has wide shoes. There are enough stores that offer this […]

Many women enjoy wearing comfortable flats. These shoes can be great to wear while at work or on the go. They can be very good for your feet and can work for people who have different foot issues that do not allow them to wear heels. You will find many different pairs of flats from […]

I wouldn’t buy used shoes no more than I would wear someone else’s unwashed underwear. You can’t wash shoes, and everyone knows that the bacteria that form and cause odors is there to stay, and can be transferred to your own feet. Anyone who has had a favorite old pair of shoes that they can’t […]

Chuck Taylors are a style of sneakers developed by the athletic footwear brand Converse. They are basketball inspired lace up sneakers that features a rubber sole and a canvas upper. According to Converse, they are a variation on the Converse all-star style that was designed all the way back in 1917. Chuck Taylors are named […]

A brief, step-by-step guide to making your shoes shinier than glass, with long lasting effect. There are a lot of wive’s tales around for polishing shoes, flame, cotton wool and brushes. They all work, and they all provide varying levels of quality. Brushing will last almost forever, pretty much the only thing that will make […]

Everybody knows how to buy boots that fit. However, the same simple rules do not necessarily apply when you want to buy a pair of cowboy boots. Besides the fascination for the Wild West, cowboy boots are indeed a breed apart. When you want to buy cowboy boots, there are certain things you need to […]

BUYING SLIPPERS FOR THE ELDERLY If the gift is not to be a surprise gift, the situation is easy. Check current slippers for a size or even take one to the store. Most of us like to give gifts that are a surprise, though, so the process might take a bit longer. First, understand the […]

Hot peep toe shoe styles have become popular once more, only this time around there’s far more variety and choice, for the discerning wearer. Peep toe shoes, are those which allow the wearers pretty toes to show. They are cheekier than closed toe shoes, and sexier in many ways. # High ankle hot peep toe shoe […]

When cropped pants reappeared for women, several years ago, who would have guessed that the styles would last so long? “Where’s the flood?” Does anyone remember flood pants? As children, we would tease one another about nearly anything. Too-short pants made a person open game for lampooning. Anyone whose pants did not meet his or […]

Glitter heels have been a popular shoe style recently. If you have an old pair of high heels that could do with some sprucing up, you could always turn them into a pair of glitter heels. The following is a guide on making your own DIY glitter heels out of a pair of old high […]

Espadrilles are a style of shoes that feature one distinct feature, which is a rope decorated sole. Traditionally, the rope braid is made from jute twines braided together, but it can also be made from synthetic yarns, or other materials. Espadrilles come in all different footwear types. Let’s take a look at some of the […]

Women’s shoes come in a wide variety of different styles. Each style has their own name, whether it’s stiletto heels, platform pumps or ballerina flats. It can be difficult to distinguish what each style name means and how each one is characterized. Kitten heels can be the most difficult to distinguish because they come in […]

Taking a teen shopping can be trying at the best of times, whether they are male or female, but it can be particularly difficult when it comes to shoe shopping as any parent will tell you that teens always seem to want the latest and trendiest (and this always means the most expensive) shoes. Teens […]

Wedge heels are considered more comfortable than other types of heels because they offer more stability to the feet. While they come in various heights, they are not exactly your best choice in case you want to go jogging in the park; however, wedge heels are a much more comfortable choice than stiletto heels, for […]

Shoes can make or break an outfit — and to many people they are more than just a necessity. Although shoes are considered a fashionable part of an ensemble, it’€™s also important to think about comfort. Width plays a huge role in determining a comfortable fit. Although shoes are measured in length and size, the […]

Women’s shoes come in a wide variety of styles and characterizing names. While Birkenstock is a brand name, the term “Birkenstocks” is the general name for a clunky woman’s sandal. Sneakers are an all-encompassing word for athletic shoes, regardless of the style, brand or design. The same misconception can come with the characterization of stiletto […]

If you are wearing high heels the chances are that you are out to impress. Therefore if your heel breaks you will want to know what to do to fix it fast! To begin with take off your shoes and assess the damage. It may just be that the heel tips have broken off, which […]