shoes

Top Running Gear of 2019

December 9, 2019

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2019 reviews in the Running Gear category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…the reusable Remodeez Deodorizers, that keep your shoes, gym bags, closets, helmets, gloves, and more odor-free […]

Top Beach of 2019

December 5, 2019

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2019 reviews in the Beach category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… Ombraz Armless Sunglasses, a twist on standard sunglasses that are super comfortable thanks to their […]

Top Wear of 2019

December 2, 2019

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2019 reviews in the Wear category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Anita Air Control DeltaPad, an award winning sports bra with 6 innovative design features […]

Green Flip Flops

November 21, 2019

Step into a more sustainable planet. Green Flip Flops are 100% recyclable. They are made from plant-based, renewable components like sugar cane and soybeans and are free of phthalates. Not only are they manufactured differently than the average flip flop, they have an acupressure grip – little bumps that massage your feet as you walk. […]

Garmont Tikal

November 20, 2019

So comfy that you can wear them without socks! Our friends at Garmont, known for their attention to detail when it comes to performance footwear for hiking and mountaineering, have a shoe that is the perfect fit for travel and everyday use. The Tikal is designed out of a suede/reversed leather and is outfitted with […]

DaVinci Pickford

November 18, 2019

Though not related to that famous Renaissance man, the shoes from DaVinci Footwear are just as innovative and talented! The Pickford is an extremely well-crafted boot that adheres to the barefoot or minimalist movement, allowing your foot to function naturally and with flexibility while sustaining proper alignment. Designed in Los Angeles and carefully manufactured in […]

Solemates Sport Set: Deodorizer and Blister Blocker

November 6, 2019

Solutions for some common foot-related problems! Solemates is a female-founded, female-lead brand most notably known for their flagship product, a patented line of heel protectors designed to prevent stilettos from sinking into the grass. And now, they have branched out and are bringing us some smart, quick fixes to issues that we’ve all had as TrailblazerGirls…stinky […]

The Original Muck Boot Company Waterproof Liberty Alpine

October 22, 2019

If ever there were a shoe that conjures up the song, “These Boots Were Made for Walking”, the Waterproof Liberty Alpine is it! Our friends at The Original Muck Boot Company (remember the Liberty Waterproof Ankle Rubber Boots that we introduced you to earlier this year?) marries function with fashion with their Liberty Alpine leather […]

VJ Shoes XTRM

July 29, 2019

Heavy duty protection for your feet! The Finnish company, VJ, has designed a shoe fit for the extreme trails, hence their aptly named XTRM. The outsole is made of a material that is often used in the inner linings of automobile tires so you know that it will withstand the rocks, roots, and tough technical […]

Creative Recreation Women’s Boccia

June 6, 2019

Traveler-friendly kicks! The Boccia from our friends at Creative Recreation are just the pair of sneaker that you’ll need to sail through the airport TSA lines this summer. The easy nature of these slip ons allow them to be taken on and off quickly. A slightly tapered toe and raised footbed present a stylish and […]

SoftScience Waterfall Flip Flops

May 28, 2019

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of beach activities! Along with the beach, comes flip flops and our friends at SoftScience have just the ones for you! This is the company that brought us the oh-so comfortable Tradewind Lace-Up athleisure shoes, and their Waterfall Flip Flops continue with this tradition […]

SCARPA Spin Ultra

May 21, 2019

A multi-award-winning shoe, and it’s easy to see why! Yes, the newly released Spin Ultra from our friends at SCARPA has already racked up an Editor’s Choice award from Trail Runner Magazine as well as an Outside Magazine Gear of the Year award. SCARPA, Italian for shoe, is headquartered in northern Italy in the foothills […]

Earth Runners Alpha Lifestyle Sandals

May 16, 2019

Springtime means sandal time, and we have a unique sandal for you! Introducing the Alpha Lifestyle Sandals from our friends at Earth Runners. This minimalist sandal looks very basic and unfussy (in a good way), but there’s a lot going on in its simple design. The soles have flexibility and grip to take you over […]

Xpand Laces

April 19, 2019

Make your life easier with Xpand Laces! This elastic lacing system allows you get a snug, custom fit that is free of hot spots and pressure points. During your most active TrailblazerGirl activities, Xpand Laces will keep you shoes in place and make it so easy to get your shoes on and off. Here’s how […]

Caterpy Laces

April 4, 2019

The bumps mean no tying needed! Caterpy Laces are a novel lacing system that turns your running shoes into slip ons. They feel like a stretchy shoelace with bumps and come in a variety of colors. Setting them up takes a tiny bit of work since you’re threading the bumps through the eyelets, and the […]

SUAVS Women’s The Zilker Gum

March 28, 2019

Go sockless! As the weather warms, our feet are itching to get out of thick socks and boots and ready for some sockless freedom. Enter the Zilker Gum from the folks at SUAVS, breathable, knit shoes that are washable! Yep, pop out the microfiber terry-covered insoles, toss them along with the shoes in one of […]

SoftScience Tradewind Lace-Up

February 26, 2019

Knits aren’t just for sweaters! Our friends at SoftScience have a pair of knit (yes, knit!) athleisure shoes that will have you thinking you left your house with your favorite pair of slippers on instead of a fully functional pair of trainers. The knit upper is very breathable with enough elastic for a snug fit, […]

ja-vie Flats

February 14, 2019

Comfort without sacrificing style! Our friends at ja-vie produce ballet flats with a twist. They are designed out of a knit, sock-like lining, enrobed in a jelly outsole with a leather insole. And the kicker is that they are machine washable! The knit lining is a soft and breathable cotton, so your feet won’t get […]

OESH Lea Storm Cloud

February 7, 2019

Take your treks by storm…with the Lea Storm Cloud from our friends at OESH! The company’s interesting name comes from the letters of s-h-o-e “turned around and inside-out” and is consistent with their shoes – they’re not like your typical athletic shoe. Built for an active woman by active women, they are based on over […]

Arcopedico L19

February 4, 2019

Are you ready, boots? Start walkin’! And you’ll feel like these babies are doing all the work by themselves, because the L19 from our friends at Arcopedico are just so comfortable! These popular booties are incredibly lightweight (less than a pound!) thanks to a sole that is made out of a molded polyurethane material that’s also […]

HICKIES Laces

January 28, 2019

Never tie your laces again! Thanks to the folks at HICKIES, you can turn any pair of tie shoes into slip-ons so you can be on your way in a speedy fashion! Especially essential for triathletes! HICKIES Laces are elastic “shoelaces” that work with all you shoes that have eyelets or loops. They are simple […]

Muck Liberty Waterproof Ankle Rubber Boots

January 16, 2019

Why should kids have all the fun? Go ahead and splash through those puddles…as long as you have boots from The Original Muck Boot Company! Yes, our friends at Muck have a plethora of boots designed to stand up to tough conditions, whether on the farm, in the city, or in the great outdoors, and […]

Top Wear of 2018

December 3, 2018

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2018 reviews in the Wear category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Earth Shoes Zest, a cool (in more ways than one!) pair of eco-friendly shoes to […]

Tiosebon Knitted Sneakers – BL

November 15, 2018

Super lightweight and super affordable! The Knitted Sneakers – BL from the folks at Tiosebon are a casual pair of shoes that are great for travel and getting around town. Comfortable right out of the box, these slip-on sneakers come in a variety of colors from neutral gray and black to stand-out red and bright […]