Shoe Review: de la Rue Sandals

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Fellow shoeaholic Erin recently reviewed the de la Rue Eco Sassy Sandals in Silver. De la Rue supports the use of sustainable materials in the production of their sandals: The soles are cut out of old tires making each pair unique in its tread. Top quality biodegradable Italian synthetic leather that is breathable and flexible. Packaging and communication uses recycled paper. All shoes are handmade in Portugal. And here is what Erin had to say about them: I love the metallic … [Read more...]

Patent Synthetic Blowfish Seize Flats

Q: Are the blowfish women seize shoes made of real leather patent or man made patent? thank-you. ~ Heidi A:   Blowfish 'Seize' Flats (as seen on the Barefoot Tess website) contain a "PU Upper". PU stands for Ployurethane Upper which is totally man-made.   The patent synthetic Blowfish 'Seize' Flats are available in White, Red, Navy, Green, Black for $39 from BarefootTess.com. Barefoot Tess caters to sizes 10 and up. So if you need a smaller size, you can also find the Blowfish Seize in R … [Read more...]