Shoes That Look Good, Feel Good and Make a Difference10:49 am
Labels on both shoes call out:
“TOMS STRETCH. Within 4 hours of wear, they will stretch as much or as little as needed, molding to your feet.”
And it’s a good thing too. Because they are so tight to get on that I wonder if I should have got a bigger size. But after a little pulling and prodding, I get them on. And after a lifetime of wearing shoes that are too small, I feel that constriction begin, but amazingly is a comfortable tight fit. I’ve got to say that’s a first.
And just like the label stated, after 4 hours of wear, they felt like a pair of slippers. A handsome canvas espadrille with rubber soles, you may not want to take them off.
On the bottom of the shoes you will find a stapled note:
“Your purchase today guarantees a child shoes for Tomorrow. Tom’s matches each purchase with shoes for a child in need.”
So you get to help someone in need, feel good and wear cute and comfortable shoes. That is just about the best feeling in the world.
Created by Blake Mycoskie, the story of how Tom’s Shoes came to be is quite something. Here’s a little tidbit.
“In January 2006, Blake traveled to
To learn more, please visit the website and buy a pair of shoes while you’re there.
They have kids, mens and women’s so you can buy shoes for the whole family. I’m thinking this might be what I buy for birthday and Christmas presents too.
But that doesn’t mean you can’t buy more for yourself.
I’m getting the camo ones next…