Tag Archives: shoes

tradesy: secondhand shoes galore

tradesy shoes by fracturedradiance on Polyvore I know that the thought of wearing used shoes makes some people nauseous, but I’ve never taken issue with it. In fact, probably 1/3 of the shoes I own are secondhand. In a consumer … Continue reading

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clarks + soul of africa

soulofafricashoes by fracturedradiance on Polyvore I stopped into Clarks on my walk through the forsaken corridors of our local indoor mall, thinking maybe I’d invest in a pair of their classic little elf shoes. The price tag caught me off … Continue reading

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TOMS: taking another look

I was initially put off by TOMS’ business model because it seemed that they were really just in it for personal gain; when you pay $40.00+ for shoes that won’t last more than a couple seasons, you better hope that … Continue reading

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bryr clogs: made in America

I bumped into a pin of a pair of Bryr clogs this morning, clicked around, and ended up at the company website, where I quickly discovered that the Swedish-inspired heels are made in the USA! Founder Isobel explains that she … Continue reading

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shop update

Happy February and happy shopping. I’m so excited about the stuff I listed today over at Water Lily Thrift, especially those Oxblood Aigner Loafers.

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Roozt: goods that give back

Roozt is a members-only site that sells clothes, accessories and home goods produced by brands that give back. Though not exclusively fair trade, they conveniently provide product ratings that fall into 4 categories: humanitarian, eco-friendly, ethical, and community. roozt I’ve … Continue reading

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