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 […]


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 […]

Wūru Sports Wool

October 4, 2018

Wool. Great for sweaters, socks, blankets, and…preventing blisters? That’s right, blisters! Wūru Sports Wool is a highly effective way to keep you blister-free on all your TrailblazerGirl adventures. Wūru (pronounced woo roo) is the Māori word for wool, and not surprisingly, this wool hails from New Zealand, known for having quality wool and wool products. […]

People Footwear Stanley Knit

July 26, 2018

Classic white sneakers with a twist! As promised, we’re back with another fantastic shoe from our friends at People Footwear – The Stanley Knit. With a timeless style and a slight twist, these shoes have a digitally-knitted upper. Yes, knitted, so they have a bit of stretch to them which makes them form fitting and […]

People Footwear Phillips

July 25, 2018

Step up your TrailblazerGirl wardrobe with the Phillips from our friends at People Footwear! Summer means getting outdoors and walking everywhere, and this Vancouver-based company knows what it takes. The Phillips is a super-duper lightweight casual shoe that is comfortable right out of the box. It’s thanks to their innovative Skylite EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate, […]

Superfeet Trailblazer Insoles

May 14, 2018

Insoles designed especially for women (and a pretty great name, to boot!). The Trailblazer Insoles from our friends at Superfeet seem like they are tailor made to fit our needs. Aimed at hikers, though perfectly fine for your running/walking shoes as well, these insoles help to stabilize your feet on uneven ground thanks to a […]


May 10, 2018

Protects everything from everything. Big statement from the folks at DetraPel…and it does live up to it! In these small blue bottles is a solution that acts as an invisible coat of armor. It fights off dirt, water, and other liquids, keeping your shoes, clothing, hats, backpacks, upholstery, carpet, and furniture free of stains. Huzzah! The […]


April 17, 2018

No time to tie? Then you need Laceez! These are elastic shoelaces that easily convert your lace up shoes into slip-ons. Remove those tiresome laces on your sneakers, then simply thread the innovative, flat Laceez through the eyelets. The patent-pending aglet (AKA the thingy at the tip of the shoelace) secures Laceez at the top hole […]

Oboz Juniper Low Shoes

February 26, 2018

Buy their shoes…and they plant a tree! Yep, our friends at Oboz are as passionate about the environment as they are about designing great shoes for your outdoor adventures! Their new Juniper Low Shoes are a stellar shoe from their Main Street to Mountains series, a line built exclusively for women and as their name […]

Earth Shoes Zest

February 12, 2018

Thinking of Spring as we slip our feet into the Zest from our friends at Earth Shoes! They’re super comfy thanks to a memory foam-like footbed that provides heel to toe cushioning and arch support. The laser cut dot design gives you plenty of ventilation to keep feet cool. These mule type shoes will be […]