Categories Archives: Birkenstock

How to Care for your Swollen Feet during Pregnancy

As an expectant mother, you glow as your belly grows and are busy making obstetrics appointments and anxiously nesting away. However, as your list of bodily discomforts builds trimester by trimester, you may find that the pain and soreness make their way down to your toes. Why Do Feet Swell During Pregnancy? An overwhelming majority […]

How to Choose the Right Socks for Your Lifestyle

Selecting the correct shoe for your daily activities is important: if you frequently hike, climb, run or even work out at the gym, you know the importance of specialty footwear. Shoes are an essential investment towards comfort and performance during recreational activities. However, just as important to your health is the process of selecting the […]

Announcing the New Plantar Fasciitis Shop at Footwear etc.!

If you’ve got Plantar Fasciitis, you know how painful your feet can be. That’s why Footwear etc. is launching its online Plantar Fasciitis Shop – to help all those sufferers. There are so many different shoes and products out on the market that can alleviate pain, we’ve decided to put them in one place for […]

Birkenstock and Birki’s Shoes – They Mold to Your Feet!

Did you know that Birkenstockhas been making shoes since 1774? While there have been a few style changes, the overall design is much as it was back then. Birkenstock’s premise is that they use REAL products, like cork, jute and leather. These products allow your feet to breathe, and mold to your feet, thus providing […]