Healthy Feet

The Healthy Footwear Guide Blog

  • Can shoes be comfortable, functional, healthy AND attractive?

    Thirty or forty years ago, you might have struggled to find good-looking, wide-fitting shoes. Back then, wider fitting shoes were not necessarily attractive. They were functional, but often a little …  read more

  • Give the Gift of Slippers this Christmas

    Give the Gift of Slippers this Christmas

    Tis the season to be gift giving, and if you are anything like me then you will be stuck with what to buy the older members of the family. I always struggle …  read more

  • Enjoy the health benefits of wool

    Wool may not be the first fabric which comes to mind when you think of footwear but with natural and sustainable materials gaining popularity, it’s gradually being seen as an excellent …  read more

  • Summers coming


    So, summer is here and as we cast off our sensible winter shoes, we cast our eyes over our summer footwear and even look to the shops for new inspiration. There’s …  read more

  • What to look for in ‘post sport & work’ recovery footwear

    What to look for in ‘post sport & work’ recovery footwear.

    Whether it is track and field, netball, cricket, football or even in the workplace, there will be a specific shoe to …  read more

  • So, what is Plantar Fasciitis?

    Whilst we are keen to ensure that everyone wears healthy footwear, we appreciate that sometimes you just want that pair of shoes that just look “oh so good”! Whilst we would not want to …  read more

  • Take spring & summer in your stride

    Take spring & summer in your stride

    The end of winter is just around the corner and when the weather warms up, we can finally let our feet enjoy some fresh air and sunshine. However, although it …  read more

  • January sales.

    Now the excitement of Christmas and fuzzy heads of New Year’s Day have passed, most people’s thoughts turn to the January sales and the bargains to be had there. Browsing the shops, you …  read more

  • Selecting the right house shoes

    Whilst it might be tempting to just kick off your shoes when you arrive home after a busy day, there are lots of very great reasons for wearing good, supportive footwear around the house. Shiny …  read more

  • Winter-Proofing Your Feet

    It’s that time of the year again when we all look at our closets and ruminate if the flowing dresses and thin cardigans ought to be replaced by woollen jumpers and thermals…However, not …  read more