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ASICS Women’s GEL-Venture 5 Running Shoe Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  ASICS
  • MODEL NO:  VENTURE 5-W
  • SIZES:  5-12
  • WEIGHT:  8. 7 OUNCES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:   3 POUNDS
  • COLORS:   SILVER/GRAY/TURQUOISE/LIME PUNCH, BLACK/AQUA/MINT/FLASH/CORAL, INDIGO GLOW/PINK/LIVING/ CORAL, PHLOX/SPORT/PINK/CORAL, SILVER/GREY/CARBON/DUTCH BLUE, TITANIUM/PISTACHIO/PINK GLOW, FROST GRAY/GRAY/SILVER/MAGENTA, FROST GRAY/SILVER/SOOTHING SEA, OCEAN DEPTH/ ARUBA BLUE/PINK GLOW, SILVER GREY/CARBON/ DUTCH BLUE
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  SYNTHETIC RUBBER
  • SOLE:   SYNTHETIC, RUGGED OUTERSOLE
  • ALSO:  REARFOOT GEL CUSHIONING SYSTEM, REMOVABLE FOAM SOCKLINER, HIGH ABRASION RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED:  84%
  • WATER RESISTANT:  NO
  • PRICE GUIDE: $41.25-$79.95
  • OUR RATING:    4.4 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN OVERVIEW

Serious shoes for serious running shouldn’t have to mean boring or frumpy in our view and happily it seems as if manufacturers Asics agree. read more

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Sorel Men’s Cheyanne Lace Rain Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  SOREL
  • MODEL NO:   CHEYANNE LACE
  • SIZES: 7 (D)(M) 14 (D) (M)
  • WEIGHT: 28 OUNCES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 15 X 14 X 6 INCHES (BOXED)
  • COLORS:  CHIPMUNK/ BLACK, BLACK/DARK BROWN, MADDER BROWN/STOUT, SAGE/ SANGUINE, DARK MOUNTAIN/ BLACK, COLLEGIATE NAVY, CITY GREY/ SHARK
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  LEATHER UPPER
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 75%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT:  0.75”
  • CALF CIRCUMFERENCE:  13”
  • ALSO: THINSULATE LINING
  • WATER RESISTANT:   YES
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $69.81-169.99
  • OUR RATING:  4.3 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN OVERVIEW

 

Made from leather and ankle height, these look like stylish and substantial boots, to see you powering through the winter rains and storms. read more

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We Review 9 Stylish Men’s Winter Boots For 2018

Setting my sights on style, I spent time researching the best men’s winter boots that weren’t tossing style for full functionality. While I do need boots that will keep my feet warm when I’m out enjoying winter activities, there are times when a stylish pair of boots are more important than whether my toes stay toasty. read more

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Best Women’s Trekking Boots – 2018 Reviews

Hiking involves a lot of movement, a lot of travel.  In other words, a lot of trekking – hence the name, “trekking boots”!  The best women’s trekking boots for 2018 are ones that have great traction, superior durability and ankle stability as well as a comfort level that means you can hike for hours without stopping.  Women’s trekking boots have their own specific design which lends itself to the shape of a women’s feet.  They’re also so comfortable that there shouldn’t be any worry about blisters or sore feet when you pull the boots off at the end of the day. read more

Merrell Women's Fluorecein Mid Waterproof Hiking Boot
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We Review 5 Of The Best Women’s Winter Boots For 2018!

We gathered together some of the absolute best women’s winter boots of 2018 in the following short and to-the-point reviews. They’re warm, stylish, and will keep your feet warm and protected.  We think you’ll love them! read more

KEEN Men's Waimea H2 Sandal review

KEEN Men’s Waimea H2 Sandal Review

  • SHOE TYPE: SANDAL
  • SIZES: 7-15 (D) M US
  • HALF SIZES: YES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 1.3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 12 X 9 X 2 INCHES
  • MATERIAL: FABRIC/POLYESTER
  • OUTER SOLE: RUBBER
  • ALSO: NON MARKING OUTSOLE COMPRESSION MOLDED EVA SOLE
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • MACHINE WASHABLE: YES
  • COLORS: INNERTUBE/ BLACK, MIDNIGHT NAVY/NEUTRAL GRAY/BLACK/ BRONZE MIST, DRESS BLUE/ DEEP TEAL, RAVEN/ BURNT OCHRE
  • BRAND: KEEN
  • MODEL NO: WAIMEA H2-1121
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 77%
  • OUR RATING: 4.4 OUT OF FIVE STARS
  • PRICE GUIDE: $29.99-$115.00

THE FIRST IMPRESSION

The most obvious thing about how the Waimea H2 differs from ‘ordinary’ flip flops, even the upper end of the range, is the distinctive fact that these have a toe guard on them. read more

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Atika Men’s Sport Sandals Review – Maya Trail Outdoor Water Shoes

SHOE TYPE:  SANDAL

  • SIZES: 6-13 (D) M US
  • HALF SIZES: NO
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 12 OUNCES
  • DIMENSIONS: 9.8 INCHES APPROX (SIZE SEVEN)/250- 300MM
  • MATERIAL: NYLON STRAP
  • OUTER SOLE: RUBBER
  • ALSO: EVA COMPRESSION MOLDED FOOTBED, SOME MODELS UNISEX
  • WATER RESISTANT: YES
  • COLORS: M110 (MAYA)- BLACK, COOL GREY, WOOD BROWN, COOL BLUE, MID BROWN, NAVY BROWN, RED BROWN M105 (ORBITAL)– DARK NAVY. OTHER COLORS MAY BE AVAILABLE
  • BRAND: ATIKA OUTDOOR
  • MADE IN: CHINA
  • MODEL NO: M110/ M105
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 77%
  • OUR RATING: 4.5 OUT OF FIVE STARS
  • PRICE GUIDE: $19.98
  • WHAT ARE THESE SANDALS THEN?

    For the purposes of this review, there are two types of sandal included in the same listing, the M110 (Maya) which is a thong like strappy sandal, with a nylon strap and something rather different, the M105, which is more of a sandal/sneaker hybrid shoe. It is also actually called ‘Orbital’ on their packaging information. read more

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    KEEN Men’s Owyhee Sandal Review

    • SHOE TYPE: SANDAL
    • SIZES: 7-14 US
    • HALF SIZES: AVAILABLE
    • MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC
    • OUTER SOLE: RUBBER
    • DIMENSIONS: 12 X 8 X 4 INCHES HEEL HEIGHT
    • ITEM WEIGHT: 13.7 OZ APPROX
    • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 3 POUNDS
    • WATERPROOF: YES
    • FIT AS EXPECTED: 77%
    • COLORS: SLATE BLACK/RUST
    • BRAND: KEEN
    • MODEL NO: OWYHEE-M
    • OUR RATING: 4.4 OUT OF FIVE STARS
    • PRICE GUIDE: $95+

    THE FIRST IMPRESSION

    A shoe called Owyhee you say? As in Ow-Eee! I just stood on something that bit me? That noise you make when something hurts, like, really hurts… a bunion …? read more

    Camper Peu 17665 Men's Cami Sneaker

    Camper Men’s 17665 Peu Cami Sneaker Review

    The Camper Peu men’s shoe is modelled after the shape of your foot, and it is a classic looking shoe that is extremely comfortable but also very distinctive looking.  Once you put these babies on, you’ll be sporting some very serious style that even the “hipsters” around you will pay attention to. read more