Softstar Sawyer Shoes

I spend a lot of time in the Minimalist Shoe community, discussing with other foot nerds what’s available and what we’d like to see become available. In these circles, the …

What Exactly is a Barefoot Shoe?

I started wearing orthotics at the age of 9, so when my bestie Miranda told me she ran in sandals I was pretty confused. She explained the idea behind it, …

What My Kids Are Wearing This Summer

This summer we tried out a few new shoes and found new favorites in the process! Vivobarefoot Ultra ($45-$55) We’ve been wearing these shoes for a couple years now. They’re …

Summer Sandals

Summertime is when minimalist footwear really shines! Fortunately for us, barefoot brands are doing a great job expanding beyond athletic footwear to include everyday shoes, so now there are quite …

Wedding Shoes

Updated 1/28/20 Wedding season is upon us! When there’s a wedding to attend many of us minimalist shoe wearers don our one pair of heels and stumble through the night, …

Etsy Finds

Updated 1/29/20 Etsy is my FAVORITE place to buy gifts for myself and others. So many fabulous handmade items. A lot of budding shoe makers started out on Etsy (Unshoes, …

NorthSole Insoles + Barefoot-ing Your Way

NorthSole is a small business run by minimalist shoe wearer John Bergervoet. He makes and sells insoles of his own invention, and is also a vendor for Vivobarefoot, Darn Tough …

Affordable Barefoot shoes

Last updated 2/11/20 Transitioning to barefoot shoes can be pretty costly, and it will take time to build up a solid wardrobe. Below are some more affordable options to get …

Women’s Dress Shoe Roundup

Updated 1/29/20 One of the trickiest categories of shoes to find barefoot-compliant is the women’s dress shoe. As someone who doesn’t want to compromise on style OR foot health, this …