Categories Archives: Shoes

How to Measure Your Feet for Great-Fitting Shoes

(image courtesy of brannock.com) Figuring out your correct size of shoe isn’t a trivial matter. Ill-fitting shoes can cause all sorts of problems, from blisters, to overall foot pain. It’s very important that you are fitted for the correct size of shoes – and not just in terms of length, but also in terms of […]

10 Days of Autumn FACEBOOK CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Eligibility:Limit one (1) entry per person per day. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States who have reached the age of 18.  Employees of Footwear etc., its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion […]

How to Choose an Insole

There are hundreds of insoles out there. Trying to figure out what best suits your needs can be completely confusing. What makes an insole an orthotic, and do you need that? Or do you just need something soft in your shoe? How do you make your feet feel better? Do you need a custom orthotic […]

Footwear etc. and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Footwear etc. was recently challenged by one of the companies it works with, GoDataFeed.com, to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. We are happy to be called out to help this incredibly worthwhile charity, but have a huge constraint: here in California, we are experiencing a severe drought. Therefore, we cannot in good conscience […]

Keeping Your Feet Soft and Smooth

It’s easy to ignore how your feet look during the cold-weather months when you hide your feet in your shoes. But during warm weather, sandals keep your feet visible. If you want to keep your feet looking their best, you don’t have to have weekly pedicures. There are some procedures you can do at home […]