Simple but smart is the essence of purposeful living, and purposeful fashion is about quality and expression. That said, we have our list of five purposeful shoes every guy should have.
Fashion has undeniably changed the world; however, it’s so easy to get carried away by it in so many ways. Purposeful fashion is truly about quality, but a rather different kind of quality.
Quality, comfort, style, and the symbol of a whole generation of free thinkers and innovators finding their own higher purposes in life: these traits sum up what the Dr. Martens 1460 boot is all about. It’s also partially back being made in England under the Vintage line – go get this for the authentic original and sure quality that will last a lifetime of finding your own way.
Habi Footwear promotes responsible living through fashion that is both socially- and environmentally-aware – as well as proudly Pinoy-made. Scrap cloth is upcycled into simple but attractive designs by women from several communities in Quezon City, Philippines, thereby reducing solid waste as well as empowering the less empowered.
For today’s Product Feature, I build on a previous review written four years ago and, this time, focus on the Timberland Yellow Boot’s being a socially responsible choice notwithstanding its comfort and looks that I wrote about previously.
Know how to tie your shoelaces! Shoelaces are so ubiquitous that it has practically become a life skill to learn how to use them properly. They’re a time-tested and time-honored way of lacing up shoes of all kinds, especially your office or dress shoes, boots, and athletic shoes.
If you have genuine leather shoes, you should invest in at least one pair of quality wooden shoe trees to take care of them. The trees absorb moisture, thereby eliminating any interior damage and odors from your shoes – thereby showing you care for your things, your money’s worth, and respect the shoemakers.
Aside from cleaning shoes regularly, I invite you to consider a separate footwear policy at home – a pair of in-house slippers just for the upper floor/s or the more sensitive rooms (such as bedrooms and bathrooms) – or restrict all shoes to the porch! This would also promote a clean air at home and reduce the need for more intensive cleaning.
Cleaning your shoes regularly is one way to promote overall wellness even at home. This is because in cleaning them regularly, you also clean out dirt and bacteria, especially from the soles, that can bring about malaise to your home.
I mentioned in a previous post that the first pair of boots I had bought on my own initiative was a pair of Timberlands. At that time, Caterpillar was still my favorite brand, but the former has now grown to take that spot. And so it was when I went to Japan last week and we …