Recycle your shoes, Converse Golf le Fleur, and more…

Vagabond’s new Shoe Bring Back initiative I have always been a bit of an environmentalist (I wrote to various companies as a child asking them to do more recycling – I know! Get me!), but I find shoes incredibly hard to dispose of responsibly.  If they’re in good condition, they’re quite difficult to give away […]

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The best trainers if you’ve never worn trainers outside the gym

People sometimes say to me that they’d love to wear trainers, but they don’t think that they suit them. Which is a shame, because EVERYONE should have the opportunity to enjoy the comfort that trainers bring with them. I also don’t believe it’s true at all – anyone can wear trainers! But I understand that […]

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Grenson has collaborated with New Balance (squee!) + this week’s Shoes News

Grenson’s New Balance trainers are everything Grenson x New Balance 576 trainers, £300 (grenson.com) On Thursday evening, a courier knocked at my door with an unexpected delivery from Grenson (the perks of writing a flat shoe blog and owning a dog by the same name, I guess!). Inside were a pair of the brand’s new […]

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*sigh* I have become obsessed with completely impractical fluffy pool slides

Hello everyone! And a happy new year to you all. I took a bit of a break from blogging to concentrate on hosting Christmas, having a stinking cold, and burning said cold away by drinking copious amounts of Prosecco on New Year’s Eve even though I had a raging temperature (skillz, I think you’ll agree). […]

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The trainers you’ve all been waiting for, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News

Converse X JW Anderson has finally dropped The Converse x JW Anderson collection finally dropped this week, and they haven’t sold out yet! Sadly, you can only get your hands (or, feet) on a pair of Chuck Taylor All Stars if you wear size 12 or 13, but the Thunderbolt trainer has loads of sizes […]

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