Soccer Mom Approved: Nike Flex Trainer 4 Shoes

Normally I like to do research on shoes that I want to buy and then look for the best deal online. But earlier this month when I was packing to leave for the weekend for Tatym's soccer tournament, I realized that my Puma tennis shoes were covered in paint! Seems Tatym "borrowed" them for work where she had to paint. And my Everlast tennis shoes have been converted to "mowing shoes", so I was tennis shoe-less. Even though Tatym's soccer team's color is Kelly Green, I didn't feel like wearing … [Read more...]

Top 5 Indoor Running Shoes

Everyone knows that there are many different styles of running shoe out there. Some are designed for running and walking, some are designed for running cross country, and some are designed for track running. Did you know that there are also shoes designed for indoor running on a treadmill or running pad? These shoes offer different features and areas of support than the typical outdoor shoe, and provide the best support for indoor environments. If you regularly work out at the gym more than … [Read more...]

The Power Of Displaying Shoes

The right display of shoes will stop you right in your tracks. Be it Nike, Christian Dior, DKNY, or Vera Wang, each display will need to be inviting for the particular shopper. Here are a few carefully planned out tactics of reeling you in to get that perfect pair...or two. Themed Window Display You'll need to first be attracted and feel invited to go into the shoe store. One way is for an appealing design outside the store via a selected theme or maybe even paired accessories. A great theme … [Read more...]

Brooks Glycerin 9 Running Shoes

I know that athletic shoes are not the most fashionable shoes, but they do serve a purpose. I love to run, and a good running shoe is essential for my health. Believe me I have tried a ton of athletic shoes in my time. I used to stick with Nikes or New Balance (which I love for their walking shoes) but for running my heart is now set on Brooks. I first found out about Brooks from a friend. I had never heard of them before but I looked them up and they had good reviews so I ordered a pair … [Read more...]

Smarter shoes on the horizon

Shoes are about to get as smart and high tech as an iPhone. Some of the biggest companies in sportswear are investing tons of money in developing shoes that boast impressive technology meant to track and improve a person's athletic performance. Wired magazine recently ran an article that talks about these "smart" shoes, and they seem to be every bit as impressive as you'd imagine. They combine everything you want in a sports shoe (comfort, style, protection, and performance enhancement) with … [Read more...]