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April 24, 2017

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London Super Trunk Show — Brand Showcase — The Sponsors

Like most events, sponsors/partners are involved to help make the whole thing happen. To these partners we are eternally grateful for and therefore wish to shed some light on who they are in the hopes that while many of you will come to see shoes, that you also check out the partners and see what they have available. So here goes: Our Main Partner – Saphir   For those that do not already know, Saphir is one […]

April 11, 2016

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Fred & Matt Overshoes

It’s funny how nearly all of the overshoe (galosh) companies come from Sweden. And the company being highlighted today, Fred & Matt, are no different. What they are different for is their extremely unique design and how they make their galoshes (or literally ‘overshoes’) which are quite different than what is available in the rest of the market. So let’s look at that and come to understand why they took overshoes to a whole new level. […]

February 24, 2010

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Proctecting Your Shoes From Rain

Coming from a very rainy part of the world, I truly understand what it feels like to get soaked from head to toe and to almost ruin, if not ruin, a pair of shoes from constant rain and no protection. Having had several of these experiences and being tired of them, I wised up and invested in a pair of cheap galoshes. Now I won’t get caught without them in certain cities and times of […]