Why RN’s Love The Shoe Smith: CLOG EDITION!

Why RN’s Love The Shoe Smith: CLOG EDITION!

It’s all about the clogs! Clogs season begins and ends on the first and last day of every year when you’re a registered nurse (RN). But you don’t have to be a nurse to wear clogs. According to the Internet, clogs are in. That’s enough fact checking for me, I think it...
Why The Shoe Smith Loves Boots

Why The Shoe Smith Loves Boots

It’s boot season in New England, and it’s not just going to be about hiking boots this time.  Once viewed as the trucks of the feet, boots can range from lightweight crossover sneaker models to full on ridged, heavy, foot protecting, warmth insulating boots.  In...
Why The Shoe Smith Loves Sandals

Why The Shoe Smith Loves Sandals

The Shoe Smith loves all his footwear equally, but when the summer sun shines he really has a soft-spot for his sandal collection. The Shoe Smith carries Hoka, Dunham, Vionic, Birkenstock, Aetrex, Merrell, Keen, Oofos, Taos, Klogs, Telic, Teva, Alegria, Mayo, Chaco,...
Benefits of Molded Inserts for Diabetics

Benefits of Molded Inserts for Diabetics

Are you concerned about how diabetes could impact your foot health? To help prevent foot tissue damage, diabetic orthotics play an essential role by supporting healthy blood circulation. At The Shoe Smith, we provide and custom fit diabetic inserts for the long-term...

Why Hikers Love The Shoe Smith

Now is the time for adventurers to go exploring.  As the humid summer weather breaks into crisp autumn, the time for hiking spans many months here in the Windham, CT area. There are plenty of places to hike: The Nipmunk Trail, Joshua’s Trust properties with...

Why Runners Love The Shoe Smith

There are many types of runners and many types of running shoes.  They range from a runner who runs like it’s their job (and sometimes it is); and there are runners who aren’t known so much for their running, but maybe if New Year’s resolutions...
Orthotics: What Are They and How They Can Help

Orthotics: What Are They and How They Can Help

If you’re suffering from foot, leg or back pain, you may need to see a medical professional but perhaps right orthotics could help manage – or maybe even fix – the pain. Whether your pain comes for arthritis, diabetes or another condition, orthotics...

November is National Diabetes Month

Did you know that Peripheral Neuropathy is a common complication of diabetes? If you have chronically high blood sugar levels, you’re at risk for developing damage to your nerves, also known as peripheral neuropathy. Peripheral neuropathy can creep up over time and is...