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March 5, 2020

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Shoe Tree Clearance Sale

Well, this is quite embarrassing but I guess is sometimes just the nature of business, making mistakes and learning from them. As we have stopped selling The Shoe Snob accessories and thus wanted to rebrand our shoe trees to our J.F brand, we attempted a new colorway and lighter weight shoe tree, the white version as you can see here. I thought they looked great. But there were some issues. They were hard to photograph. […]

February 27, 2020

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New Shoe Trees – Which Color?

So I am changing some things up at my shoe company, one of which is our shoe tree selection and am faced with a dilemma of wjat to proceed with. Therefore, I need some assistance from some fresh viewpoints. If you all would be so kind to spare 30 seconds of your time to please tell me the order of your preference 1, 2, & 3, of the colors above. Thank you so much, I […]

March 12, 2019

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30% Off All Products at The Shoe Snob

  It has been a good run with The Shoe Snob brand and accessory range but after much debate, we have decided to get rid of most of the products in this range to focus on our shoe line and accessories that correlate specifically to shoe purchases (i.e. belts and shoe trees). The rest shall go! Therefore, we are offering 30% off the entire collection. Most of these will not be reordered so now is […]

July 2, 2018

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July 7, 2017

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The Shoe Snob Summer SALE!

Today we commence our bi-annual sale on The Shoe Snob accessories offering. Every single-product is discounted at 20% off. Bundled deals though are not further discounted especially as some of them are already saving you more than 20% as is, such as our all of our shoe tree bundles and Leather Belt Bundles With the heat wave that has hit Europe (among elsewhere in the world) our Egyptian Cotton socks are ideal for those that still have to dress up in […]

May 27, 2017

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A Guide To Shoe Trees

There is a lot of opinion/speculation on shoe trees and their importance in relation to footwear. Some well known so-called ‘facts’ in reference to shoe trees may seem like truth, but could be very well be the outcome of genius marketing and branding. In this post, I will try my best to give logical reasoning to shoe trees and an objective explanation for what you really need, when it comes to their use and your […]

January 6, 2017

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J.FitzPatrick & The Shoe Snob Winter Sales Now Live!

Today we have launched our Winter Sales for both J.FitzPatrick Footwear and The Shoe Snob accessory site. On The Shoe Snob accessory site, we have discounted everything (with the exception of bundled deals) at 20% off. Now is your time to stock up on creams, wax polishes, brushes and most importantly shoe trees. Just remember that our shoes trees are very form fitting. They are about as close to a generic lasted shoe tree that […]

September 7, 2016

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Things to Know About Shoes: Part 1 – The First 10

There are many questions that people have about shoes; questions that are not easily found or answered. Here I will try and do my best to answer as many as I can think of from not only many different situations that I have experienced but from simple facts/opinions that I have learned during my time in the industry. Here are the first 10 that I have managed to scrape from my tired, Sunday night mind….I […]

July 20, 2016

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The Shoe Snob Summer Sale

Today we commence our bi-annual sale on The Shoe Snob accessories offering. Every single-product is discounted at 15% off. Bundled deals though are not further discounted especially as some of them are already saving you more than 15% as is, such as our all of our shoe tree bundles. Due to the success of our new Alderwood shoe trees (as shown in the picture below), it has been difficult to keep up with stock levels, […]

June 8, 2016

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Father’s Day Deals from The Shoe Snob

Happy Wednesday everyone! It’s crazy to think that we are in early June­ where has this year gone to? It’s also the time of year to celebrate your Father or the Father of your children for Father’s Day on 19th June. Whilst we all never forget Mother’s Day, sometime Fathers day can seem to go under the radar a touch but we all need to thank the important men in our lives. Growing up with a father whom […]