The mighty shoe has been called the carriage to the foot, a fashion-forward receptacle of phalanges, and the durable bread between our butter heels and bacon sidewalk. Dress your walkers with today's Groupon: for $25, you get $50 toward shoes at Sole to Soul Footwear.
Staffed by certified pedorthists and orthopedic-shoe technicians, Sole to Soul custom fits kicks to ensure style-conscious foot health with casual, dress, and sports shoes. The extensive brand list greets footwear hunters with an array of healthy gear such as ladies' summer-loving Helen sandals from Mephisto ($154.99) and Dansko's professional clogs ($154.99), which are suitable for folk dancing or folk strolling. MBT's Sport 2 sneaks ($275) lace feet in mesh walking cleats, and Keen's Newport H2's washable polyester webbing ($119.99) shields pedes from harmful bacteria while consoling soles with rubber traction. Sole to Soul also slips feet in SmartWool's PhD socks ($20.99), which cushion heels and toes against shock and abrasion caused by painful pavement and quarrels with irascible cowboy boots.