Monthly Archives: September 2020

  1. Why Large Feet Require a Shoe for Every Occasion

    In a world with what seems like infinite possibilities, one would think that finding the perfect shoe would be a no-brainer. Unfortunately, this is not usually the case for people with an above average shoe size or wider than average width. Looking for cool large shoes can be a real chore, but it does not have to be.

    On top of struggling to even find large shoes or extra wide shoes, people need to also find shoes that fit not only their feet, but also the occasion. A one size fits most approach might work for Halloween, but when it comes to the footwear worn for work, sports, or a wedding, people usually have particular shoes for specific activities.

    Different circumstances call for different shoes

    Although some memes make it seem as though one type of shoe can be worn for many different reasons, the vast majority of people have varying types and styles of shoes with intentionally unique purposes. This social norm makes finding larger shoes that fit all the more important.

    Having large or extra wide feet makes finding extra wide boots for work, extra large sneakers

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  2. How to Choose Between High Top Shoes and Low Top Shoes

    Most people have had the experience of walking into a shoe store and being almost instantly overwhelmed by the number of choices in front of them. What’s unique about shoewear, differentiating it from other items of clothing, is that it finds itself at the intersection of functionality and style. That translates into an almost infinite number of choices.


    One of the more common choices to be made is between high top shoes and low top shoes. This choice usually surrounds sneakers but can also be found between high top boots and low top boots as well. So, what are the benefits of each and is one better than the other? That is a seemingly complicated question with a fairly straightforward answer.

    Extra large and wide high top and low top dress shoes on rack Extra large and wide high top and low top dress shoes on rack

    A brief history of high tops

    The mid-1800s saw a huge turning point in the shoe industry when Charles Goodyear first developed vulcanized rubber and the product started to be utilized in the soles of shoes. Initially

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