Tag Archives: kid shoes

What Parents Should Know About Shopping for Children’s Shoes

Shopping for children’s shoes can be a trying experience. Unlike many adults, kids don’t really enjoy shopping for footwear. But at the rate they outgrow shoes, trying them on is a must. Use the tips that follow to help you be certain that your children’s shoes fit properly. With any luck, your next trip to […]

Back-to-School Shoe Guide

Foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons give tips for selecting new children’s shoes If you’re a parent, the month of August is often spent shopping for school supplies, backpacks, and a new pair of shoes for your child’s upcoming school year. Before buying new shoes, follow these tips from foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons to keep […]

Girls Shoe Size Guide

When your little girl is growing up, buying footwear can prove to be quite difficult. Measuring for footwear can be an arduous task and choosing the right shoe with the correct fit can seem like a mine field. There are quite a few factors to consider when shopping for girls shoes. As well as style, it’s important […]

How do I know I need to replace my shoes?

It’s easy to get sentimental about your shoes. After all, you take them everywhere – on that amazing hike, to that memorable gig – and you’ve shared lots of treasured memories. But, they’re shoes. They’re made from material that can easily look rundown after everyday wear and tear. Sure, there are plenty of ways to […]

Tips for Buying Shoes for Young Children

Once you have a toddler in your household who is beginning to walk, it’s important to find them the best shoes to help support their footsteps and set them on the right road for health and strength and good posture — as well as protect them, of course, from sharp objects and heat on the ground they walk on.   However, […]

Best Shoes for Toddlers: A Buying Guide

Once your baby starts getting around on her own two feet, the absolute best shoes for her are no shoes at all: When she’s barefoot, her tiny toes can grip the floor, giving her tootsies a total workout. But since her feet will need to be protected when she’s outside, here are some key things […]

Best Hiking Shoes For Kids Complete Guide: How to Choose and Where to Buy

Learn about important things to consider when buying hiking shoes for your child to ensure comfortable and safe outdoor family adventures. As an active family living in Beautiful British Columbia, we spend a lot of time on our feet. There is just so much to explore! Our son Cosmos is only 4.5 years old, but he […]

NARROW OR WIDE FEET? HOW TO GET THE BEST SHOE FIT FOR YOUR CHILD

Have you noticed your child’s feet are just that bit wider than usual? It can make shoe shopping a huge pain in the neck – and usually ends with you trying to jam narrow shoes onto your child’s pudgy feet. If your child has wide feet, it’s more important than ever to make sure you’re […]

FOUR STEP GUIDE TO FITTING YOUR CHILD’S SHOES CORRECTLY

Calling all parents! We’ve created a useful resource for correctly fitting all your kids’ shoes. And we’ve condensed it into 4 – yes, just 4 – simple steps! SOME EXPERTS HAVE TURNED BUYING KIDS’ SHOES INTO AN ARDUOUS PROCESS, A MIGRAINE-INDUCING QUAGMIRE OF LITTLE DETAILS THAT INCH YOU A FEW STEPS CLOSER TO INSANITY. WE […]