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How much space do we need in shoes?


Is there an exact number how much space we need in shoes? Different studies recommened that the optimal space for toes in shoes is 10-12 mm, but they also emphasise the important thing that space in front of the toes depend on the overall fit of the shoe too (toebox shape and width of the shoe). “Say, Pippi,” said Tommy…

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Socks that don’t squeeze your toes


Are toe socks the latest trend in fashion? Or are they a super healthy and comfy way to keep your feet friends and toes healthy and strong? Have you ever wondered what the best socks are? We’ve found out the truth behind a new sock fad: toe socks and wide toe box, foot-shaped socks! We already know all the benefits…

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What are Barefoot Shoes?


Most people these days don’t think there’s anything wrong with their shoes or feet. Modern, narrow shoe shapes and deformed feet have become so ‘normal’ that we no longer even notice the inappropriate position of the toes in the shoe and the foot deformities caused by inappropriate footwear. Although 98% of children are born with perfectly healthy, functional feet, the…

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What is my Foot Type?


Foot types. A phrase you probably haven’t thought much about until now. Then you heard about the barefoot shoes that turned everything upside down, right? Knowing your foot type is of course very important, because only by choosing the right barefoot shoe can you get the right fit. Unfortunately, not all barefoot shoes are suitable for all foot types (which…

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