Mar 22

Can Work Boots Cause Shin Splints?

By Amy Johnston | Guides

Can work boots cause shin splints? The truth of the matter is that any type of footwear that doesn’t fit properly or doesn’t support the arches of your feet the right way can cause shin splints. However, it is important to understand exactly what constitutes shin splints before going any further. That way, you will […]

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Mar 08

Are Work Boots Tax Deductible?

By Amy Johnston | Guides

Are your work boots tax deductible? This is a question that a lot of people find themselves asking, especially around this time of year. It can be a rather difficult question to answer, so it is no wonder that so many people want to know whether or not they can actually claim their work boots […]

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Feb 22

Are Wellington Boots Vegan?

By Amy Johnston | Guides

During different seasons, different activities take place. For instance, during summer is when most people go for holidays. They dress up in light clothes that favour the hot weather too. The same way, during rainy and cold seasons, people wear heavy clothes that will see them through the season successfully without contracting diseases that come […]

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Jan 28

Where Do Wellington Boots Come From?

By Amy Johnston | Guides

Almost every type of footwear today have its own history to tell. Wellington boots are not exception. Ever wondered where these well-loved boots started? During the Regency time period, men’s fashion went through some dramatic changes. Between 1810 and 1820, knee breeches were replaced with trousers. This caused trousers to be an appropriate casual and […]

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Jan 19

Where Did Running Shoes Originate?

By Amy Johnston | Guides

Running shoes are a ubiquitous part of our culture these days. From top of the range running shoes used by the world’s top athletes, to brand name trainers worn as a fashion statement, to comfy off-brand trainers for everyday wear or going to the gym, running shoes are everywhere. But of course there was a […]

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Jan 12

Are Running Shoes Vegan?

By Amy Johnston | Guides

If you are a true vegan, every aspect of your life must be vegan. You even need to be aware of all the little things. Starting with the foods that you eat, to the clothes you wear, on to your needed hygiene products, and your essential cleaning products. If you are vegan you are aware […]

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Dec 28

How to Lace Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

By Amy Johnston | Guides

If you do a lot of running, you have probably experienced the pain of plantar fasciitis in the past. If you haven’t, you are very lucky but for those individuals who have the condition, the pain can be excruciating. Typically, this is something that is caused by overworking the feet. That is why so many […]

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Dec 14

How To Clean Your Hiking Boots

By Amy Johnston | Guides

How long do you leave your hiking boots covered with mud, sand, or dirt? What about grit lodged in its traction-boosting lugs? Your hiking shoes will last longer if you clean them as soon as you come home. You may not clean them in the evening, but you have to clean them the next morning. […]

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