As if their success with the sheepskin boot was not enough Ugg Australia launches a delectable collection of sandals for Spring /Summer 2010 like The Hazel above. Available here at tiptopshoes.com . Next page for a look at them in black.
Having been around for over 40 years we won't boast if we say that we know a thing or two about shoes and really good shoes. One such brand is Wolverine who perfectly illustrates the current interest in men's fashion for style, quality, heritage and durability. The 1000 Mile Boot can be dressy but still a little rugged, a combination we love to see done well.Available In-Store at Tip Top Shoes NYC. Contact info@tiptopshoes for size inquiries. On the next page a glimpse at the Vancouver Olympic Gold Medal Winner who wore his boots with style. Via wolverineblog.
Usually we underestimate the power of a good pair socks.The socks you wear can significantly alter not only the fit but also the comfort of footwear. One of our favorites, Injinji makes the tetratsok a perfect pair of socks for travelling , sports and to wear with fivefingers. Made mostly of coolmax Injinji socks keep your feet dry, your toes separated, less likely to develop blisters. For more view tiptopshes.com.
The Chanel Spring 2010 show was noteworthy for many reasons , however the most striking thing for us had to be Karl Lagerfeld's rendition of the good old wooden clogs that women have been wearing for decades. As an option to his super high heeled version we offer you the Abbie Clogs by Uggs, that provide the same look with a lot more comfort. Click on the next page to view more color options. Abbie is available here .
At TipTop Shoes we have great appreciation for footwear that combines great design , comfort and quality . However, the footwear brands who also provide health benefits to their wearers, have a special place in our hearts. One such brand has been FitFlops , the "Built-in Gym" footwear created by Marcia Kilgore in 2007 who was recently the recipient of " Footwear Plus' 2009 Award for Design Excellence in Wellness". Sleek and modern, Fitflops are durable , increase toning of your legs and feet while improving your posture. View our selection of mens and women FitFlops available at our online store.
Living in NYC , especially on the Upper west Side, one cannot ignore that the sport of running is alive and well. Most runners have their favorites brands of running sneakers and can list the benefits to their performance, the cushionning etc. Nonetheless ,we've always wondered what running was like before any footwear even existed ? Or even centuries later when sneakers were just a sleek layer of rubber . Many studies are getting published on this topic, most recently by Harvard on the subject of barefoot running, that you can read here.
The star shoe of the newly appointed "Barefoot Running" category for us has been Vibram Five Fingers who couples the concept of barefoot running with a sleek and modern silhouette. You will be hearing alot about this category as this is a concept we really believe in. Click here to see the Five Finger women's and men's style available at tiptopshoes.com.
One of the beauties on New York City is that we can walk everywhere. As walking has always been considered one of the healthiest daily low impact activities anyone can engage in, the idea came to make walking more efficient. In other words to be able to walk while putting our bodies in the best possible shape while correcting posture, toning and increasing calories burn. Hence the MBT shoe was born. Although they seem to be more popular with women, men now have a plethora of styles to enjoy the benefits of MBT's , like the Karani (above) Click here to see our assortment at tiptopshoes nyc online.