Free Shipping

Blog

  • Adult Sandals?

    Posted on July 18, 2008 by LiveBare

    It has been HOT in Oregon the last few weeks which has prompted us to create some prototypes for adult sandals.
    The purple one is actually an exact replica of our kids style as we have had MANY requests from customers to make them in adult sizes. The chocolate is another... [click title to read more]


    There have been 26 comment(s)

  • Exercises for Happy Feet

    Posted on June 19, 2008 by C.Elf.O Tricia

    Coleen Schwartz is a certified Pilate's instructor with a passion for healthy feet. In addition to her doctorate in Podiatric medicine, she does national lectures with the medical community about the use of Pilate's in rehabilitating feet. This week NPR produced an excellent short video with Coleen on stretches and... [click title to read more]


    There have been 0 comments

  • Minimal Shoes for Maximum Health

    Posted on June 18, 2008 by C.Elf.O Tricia

    Tue Jepsen is a 26-year-old runner from Denmark with a passion for minimal shoes. When Tue called last month for some Soft Star Shoes to test out the Elves were happy to send him a pair. He ran over 60 miles in the shoes and loved them—a high compliment given... [click title to read more]


    There have been 2 comment(s)

  • Soft Star Mocs can Improve your Gas Mileage!

    Posted on June 10, 2008 by C.Elf.O Tricia

    Yes - really. Strange but true. "Hypermilers" are groups of people fiendishly devoted to improving their gas mileage - sometimes by 2X simply by changing their driving habits. NPR has a fun audio report you can listen to (click here) where passionate hypermileage devotees to all extremes of rolling through... [click title to read more]


    There have been 0 comments

  • Best Boots Ever Made

    Posted on June 3, 2008 by LiveBare

    I recently came across a fascinating article by Burkhard Bilger titled "Sole Survivor". Published by the New Yorker magazine, you can view the article in its entirety here. It is a witty, fascinating account of Professor Petr Hlavacek's quest to reconstruct the footwear used by Stone Age hunter "Otzi... [click title to read more]


    There have been 0 comments

  • Soft Star in "Clothes with a Conscience"

    Posted on May 23, 2008 by LiveBare

    Soft Star also showed up this month in the May issue of Scholastic's Parent and Child magazine. Their article on "Clothes with a Conscience" focused on eco-friendly kid attire and featured our both our leather and vegan moccasins. (for more press, click here) Article content talked about the importance of... [click title to read more]


    There have been 0 comments

  • Soft Star in May Issue of Parents Magazine

    Posted on May 23, 2008 by C.Elf.O Tricia

    Soft Stars make it into the Parent's magazine "Goody Bag" once again! The May issue shoes a red elastic classic shoe adorning a very cute "Easy Rider" model. We love red shoes in general - but this moon & star combo is one of our perennial favorites and we... [click title to read more]


    There have been 0 comments

Items 309 to 315 of 386 total