Category Archives: Articles of Interest

Articles of Interest

Articles of Interest Crocs Blog

Spring / Summer Styles 2017

Published by:

Yes, it is that time of the year when you go on a spring cleaning mission and that includes updating your wardrobe and shoe cabinet too. 2017 shoe trends point toward making a bold, cheery fashion statement with colourful shoes that reflect the season.

With a great variety of styles to choose from comes great responsibility (yes, choosing the right footwear for yourself is a handy superpower to have). For a convenient guide that will help you make the right footwear choices, simply pin this to the chart board!

SHOE TRENDS FOR WOMEN

Strap on: A feminine play on straps is the next big thing this season and were seen making their presence felt on the runways internationally. Criss-cross or the perennially favourite X-strap, stock on some strappy numbers to up your fashion game this spring. And a strap sandal like the Swiftwater W Vibrant Violet Sandal is just what you were looking for. Pair them with sheer, printed tights and a short dress to complement it and you are ready to hit that brunch with your ladies in style! Want to strike a balance between sporty and feminine? The Swiftwater X-Strap W Smoke/Light Grey Shoe is the perfect answer to all your active fashionwear woes.

Open secret: Open toes are back and how! Paint those toe nails a bright red or sunshine yellow and slip your feet into some comfortable open-toe flats that will take you from office to party without much fuss. The Crocs Lina Embellished Dorsay Navy/Silver Flat is the kind of pair you would want to sport on your formals as well as dressy outfits. Subtle oomph!

Comfort chic: Spring styles are all about fashion that lets you breathe and walk with a spring in your step! For all those casual outings, turn out cute as a button with an A-line frock to match a pair of sporty shoes such as the CitiLane Roka Slip-On W Electric Blue Shoe.

SHOE TRENDS FOR MEN

Colour burst

The predominant theme for men’s shoes this season is the mix-and-match of colours to welcome spring in all its glory. Pool parties are going to be a regular event this season. Give your ‘checked shirt and shorts’ combo that added edge with the Swiftwater Wave Graphic M Ocean/Black Shoe. The water-themed graphics on the shoe will make you feel at home instantly! For a subtler take on this type of shoe, opt for the solid, dual-coloured Swiftwater Wave M Graphite/Volt Green Shoe. Its wide front, unique design and appealing colours will mean you they will help you stand out from the rest no matter where you go. And if heads turning with every step you take is what you desire, then look no further than the Duet Max Ombre Clog Navy/Orange Clog! Yes, ombre is stealing the show on the shoe trend charts as well! The fiery shades of orange and yellow are offset stylishly with the cool navy for a mesmerizing graphical effect.

SHOE TRENDS FOR KIDS

Superhero mania

There is no particular season to help your kid bring out the inner superhero in them, but spring could be the right time to start. If your child is obsessed with a superhero, then they’ll never say no to the CrocsFunLab collection. From Star Wars (CrocsFunLab Star Wars Navy Clog) to the Marvel Avengers (CrocsFunLab Marvel Avengers Navy Clog) and Batman (CrocsFunLab Batman Smoke Clog), your child won’t stop gushing or finding an excuse to flaunt these superhero clogs!

Articles of Interest

Clogs: The Comfort Statement

Published by:

Girls_Sub-Category_page_-_clogs

Fashion is an ever changing statement. It slips in and out very silently and because of this, it is really hard to recognize exactly when, we have started following a particular trend. The above statement is applicable for all industries and footwear is not an exception. The Clog is a bold example of this. Having its origin in the 19th century Europe, it has completed a long journey and now it is one of the most happening fashion statements in the footwear industry. The new re-invention of clogs has changed the footwear industry dramatically.

Irrespective of men or women, kids or toddlers, clog are loved by all. It is becoming a comfort statement very fast along with its in-trend charm. The present variation of men, women & kids clogs with simple yet elegant design, is the most important reason for its success. At the beginning, clogs were crafted from wood, but at present there are several types of materials to craft your clog. Rubber, plastic, synthetic and what not and yes, there is Croslite too, that are used to make your clog. It is available for different kinds of occasions, seasons and demographics and suit everyone’s fancy.

Unlike the discomfort of the conventional footwear, clogs will never give you a shoe-bite neither it will pinch or squeeze. These are created to cater for every foot and allow plenty of room. Also, this roomy footwear you can remain fresh throughout the busy day. The roomy toe boxes always allow your toes their natural movement. This is why clogs remain the first choice of professionals throughout the globe.

Now, when you are looking for a men or women clog, first check for the following options:

1. Always look for an open design that allows for maximum air circulation and remains comfortable even in hot and humid weather conditions.

2. If you like straps be sure that the strap should not cut into your feet. It should be comfortable and let you wear the footwear snugly.

3. Additional insole padding with materials, providing arch support should be always be preferred. Choose fabric insoles if you have a sweaty foot problem.

4. Try and get a clog with non-slip soles. These soles are suitable for all weather conditions simply because they offer maximum traction. Rubber soles are also very good for the shock-absorption purpose.

5. Always make sure that you have a clog with lengthy soles and it is roomy enough to feel comfortable

6. At work place, if you are exposed to hazardous spills or there are chances of injuries, a leather upper clog would be a good choice and will provide extra foot protection.

7. The heel height should be proper so that you are comfortable while walking and long working hours