Entries by Meghan Flynn

ADIDAS’ ‘Now is Her Time’

ADIDAS ORIGINALS BY PHARRELL WILLIAMS ANNOUNCE NOW IS HER TIME COLLECTION Female empowerment is very much a zeitgeist today. Clearly taking note of this, Adidas is working on a related project, but one that takes a different approach. Pharrell Williams is working with Adidas to launch a campaign called ‘Now is Her Time’. This approach […]

Shoocial Justice Warrior: BOMBAS

If you don’t already have a few pairs of your won, you’ve probably heard of Bombas socks. But do you know the story behind the brand? For every pair they sell they donate to programs that promote social change and bring awareness to the problems of the homeless. 24,908,705 million pairs have been donated so […]

Are your old shoes worth $50000?

Are your old shoes worth $50000? Well no, probably not. However, a pair of hand-made Nike track shoes from 1972 just sold for $50,000. Known as “Moon Shoes” for their unique texture – Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman created the prototype pair using a waffle iron and glue completely by hand in 1972, before Nike was […]

Kate Middleton Loves Aldo??

Oh, what’s this? In case you missed it, Kate Middleton was seen during the Wimbledon tournament wearing a $1000 dress with $59 ALDO shoes. A royal scandal?? What would the Queen have to say?? Okay that’s a little dramatic, and we’re not really phased by this. We’re all about paying for quality, not necessarily for […]

TIMELESS SHOES WORTH THE INVESTMENT.

The last thing you want is to spend hundreds of dollars on a pair of shoes that are “out” of style after a year. But for timeless shoes and styles that have lasted through the years, the investment can be more than worth it. Not only for you– since you’re spending the money, but also […]

Fast Fashion vs. Slow Fashion

If you are headed to your typical shopping mall, where will you shop for fashion? Many people would respond with Target, Forever 21, or Nike, as these stores offer trendy, stylish clothing and shoes at reasonable prices. Behind the pretty face, however, these stores also perpetuate what we call “fast fashion,” which is convenient but […]

Maybe you’re trying too hard.

They say the best shoes for dating are a trusty pair of Nikes, because nothing works better for the runaround you’ll get. Or you can just send your favorite kicks to Shooli. We’ll shine, repair and recondition them like magic slippers. Yeah, slippers. Because no one wants to be breaking in a new pair shoes […]

Shoes In the News: Nike Betsy Ross Buzz!

It’s about time you received the news feet first. This time we bring you the Nike Betsy Ross controversy. Beaverton, OR, July 4th: Nike keeps stirring up stuff with their sneakers. Nike began shipping Betsy Ross model sneakers for July 4th celebrations, then Colin Kaepernick stepped in. Kaepernick reportedly contacted Nike officials saying he felt […]