How to Help Kids Look After New Shoes
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Even the most sturdy school shoes are vulnerable to wear and tear. With young minds often fixated on playground games or having fun with their friends, it’s no surprise that the rough and tumble lives of some kids can mean their school shoes suffer, sometimes only weeks after purchase. There are, however, a few simple […]
Quality vs Quantity: The Great Shoe Debate
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Your children’s shoes are important. However, when buying school shoes many of us tend to think that spending a lot of money for good quality is pointless, as they’ll just get ruined anyway. It does make sense, children run around and scuff their feet, meaning that shoes never tend to last very long – but […]
How to Correctly Fit Child’s School Shoes
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Strong, sturdy school shoes are clearly desirable, and it’s extremely important for the health of your kids’ feet that their shoes fit correctly, as they will be wearing them for up to eight hours every day. Although it is highly recommended that you have your child’s feet professionally measured, there are some basic rules for […]
Benefits of Properly Fitting Shoes
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If you’re in the market for a new pair of school shoes for your child, remember that they will be wearing these shoes more than any other pair over the course of the coming school year. While many items of clothing can be bought in larger sizes that your child will ultimately grow into, it […]
Don’t Fall into the Trap – Black Trainers are not Shoes
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If you’re a parent of a schoolchild, and you can think back far enough, you might remember this scenario playing out in the classroom when you were a student yourself. The first week of school arrives and everyone in the classroom shows up looking pristine. The top button is closed, the tie is in place […]
Buying your Child’s First School Shoes
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All of your child’s firsts are exciting. There are two important shoe moments with your children – their first shoes for when they start walking and secondly their first pair of school shoes. Both mark a huge transition in their life and the beginning of a new phase. Buying school shoes can be a difficult […]
Engaging Your Child in Buying School Shoes
Engaging Your Child in Buying School Shoes
Buying school shoes for your child can be a challenging process. They don’t always understand the importance of shopping for shoes, and can easily get bored in the shop. As they grow restless, your job of getting their feet measured and encouraging them to concentrate on whether a shoe is comfortable enough or not grows […]