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March 27, 2021

Sore feet #SOLC21

 

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Over the years, I have figured out that my feet are high maintenance.  I have a very tall arch, so those cute ballet flats and slip on loafers at the shoe store won't fit the bill.

I learned that when I spend a little more on a shoe with more features, I get more miles from them.  Yet, it's a little boring to wear brown or black sensible shoes - I yearn for a bright pair of blue kicks like Pete the Cat - but I always end up with sore feet.

Screenshot from YouTube video

This year I'm in search of some fun spring/summer shoes 

(slip on!  laced sneakers!  clogs!) 

that will keep my feet happy.

Any suggestions?

2 comments:

  1. Your Pete the Cat reference makes this piece!
    My mother told me to find a shoe company that has a “last” that fits your feet, then keep buying from them. For me that’s Reiner, Taos and Dansko. They are pricey- I agree with you that the investment pays off. I hope you find some super fun styles and colors to brighten 2021!

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  2. If you have are willing to spend the cash, Rothy's are pretty comfortable. They have some really cute styles too! Good luck in your search.

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