Browsing Archive: May, 2012

The Famous Ferragamo Arch

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Monday, May 28, 2012, In : General 
Some of us may have been privileged enough to enjoy the unique arch provided by Ferragamo shoes of any shoe size. As you enjoy its unique comfort, have you ever stopped to ponder its origin? Well, here is a brief overview of the story.

Salvatore Ferragamo first started in the shoe business as a young 9 year old in Bonito, Italy. making his first shoes for his mother in 1907. A few years later he opened his own shop after further study in Naples. Although his enterprise grew steadily, it was on...
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Adidas Delivers Again with the adiPower Howard 2.0

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Monday, May 21, 2012, In : New Shoes 
Adidas has a long and well earned reputation for innovation, flair and daring in the athletic shoes arena. Their latest creation, the adiPower Howard 2.0 does not disappoint.

We all know that most big man shoes tend to disappoint, which explains the dearth of power player brandings in this niche. So we could breathe a sign of relief when Dwight Howard out his name to this awesome new Adidas creation The official Adidas marketing for the new model highlights, among other impressive features, me...
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Is the Asics Gel-Nimbus 14 the Best Running Shoe?

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, In : New Shoes 
As all runners would know, the 2012 running season is fast approaching. That means that its probably time to look around for the latest and greatest running shoe to optimize comfort and performance. As there are, to put it mildly, a wide range of choices, it sometimes pays to look to the experts for their opinions.

According to Yahoo Sports, it is none other that the Asics Gel-Nimbus 14 that seems to take top prize. Based on a comprehensive review of online reports, specialist shoe store visit...
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Converse Goes Retail

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Monday, May 7, 2012, In : General 
Whilst Converse has a long, well earned reputation for innovation and creativity in the shoe universe, this recent development was somewhat unexpected. Converse has opened its first mall based retail store on 5 May 2012, in the Westfield Plaza in the great state of New Jersey.

An interesting feature in its 450 square meter store is a customization Ink Bar where shoppers can design their own unique shoes and accessories. Consumers can access over 200 different graphics and designs to create the...
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Christian Louboutin Celebrates 20 Years

Posted by ShoeSizeConverter on Wednesday, May 2, 2012, In : General 
Never one to shy away from controversy, famed shoe designed Christian Louboutin opened a museum retrospective of his 20 years in the shoe size game in London. He took time out to share some thoughts with reporters on topics ranging from from his trademark infringement lawsuit to the inspirations for his legendary shoe design career. For those with short term memory spans, or with better things to do with their spare time, Christian Louboutin effectively sued to protect his exclusive use of th...
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