Author Archives: Robin

Four Seasons Salt Stain Remover – Perfect for the Sloppy Weather!

The winter months can be a tough time for your footwear. Snow, salt, and rain can all take their respective tolls on your shoes. Given all the snow and ice the U.S. has been experiencing this season, it’s only a matter of time before your shoes take a real beating. There’s a great product out […]

Deer Tracks Shoes – Made in the U.S.A!

Here at Footwear etc. we have a lot of customers who would really prefer to support U.S.-based companies. If you’re one of those folks, here’s a brand you can love: Deer Tracks! This company may have its origins in Eastern Europe, but it is now based and manufactures its shoes in Baltimore, MD! It even […]

PediFix Forefoot Compression Sleeve – Extra Support for your Forefoot!

If you’ve ever gotten a stress fracture in the metatarsal area of your foot, or suffered a sprain in that area, you know how much a little extra support can help enormously. I’m prone to stress fractures in that area of one of my feet, and I have tried a wide variety of aids just […]

Orthaheel becomes Vionic with Orthaheel Technology!

One of my very favorite brands has just gone through a change of name, but not a change in identity. Orthaheel is now Vionic with Orthaheel Technology. What’s the point of that? Apparently the company decided that it didn’t want to just be associated with orthopedic shoes; they are stylish too! So that’s why they […]

Taos Footwear – the Perfect Shoes for Everyday Wear and Beyond!

  I have completely fallen in love with the Taos brand. Their styles are classic yet not ordinary; the shoes are stylish but still comfortable; and there’s a style for virtually any use I might have. My toughest problem is deciding which one to wear! Here are my current favorites: The Jive – an oxford-style […]