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British Heritage Brands: Hunter, Barbour and Joules

As Autumn has arrived and with Winter fast approaching, most of us here at Shoetique are dusting off our warm and waterproof footwear and clothes. What better than the true British Heritage brands Hunter, Barbour and Joules to brave the elements this season. Read on for our top picks and to find out a bit more about these brilliant British companies….. Hunter was founded by Henry Lee Norris. He founded the North British Rubber Company in Scotland which was renamed as Hunter in later years. He implemented the vulcanised process... Read More

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Brand Focus: Bernie Mev – Love Them or Loathe Them?

We are delighted to welcome Bernie Mev to our fantastic range of brands here at Shoetique! Many say Bernie Mev are the comfiest shoes ever and that they cannot wear any other brand. Many don’t like the often colourful, unique or quirky look of the shoes. Undoubtedly, when someone mentions woven footwear – you think of Bernie Mev! Bernie Mev’s first factory opened in the sixties in the Bronx and ever since they have been the masters of woven footwear; rest assured they are not going anywhere any time soon... Read More

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FitFlop™ – Where it all began….

As you all know, we love FitFlop™ here at Shoetique so thought we’d let you know a little bit more about where it all began. Entrepreneur and mum of two Marcia Kilgore set up the FitFlop™ brand we know and love in 2007. In 2004, she joined forces with two biomechanics Dr David Cook and Darren James to create the ‘Microwobbleboard™’ which was to be used in every sandal, shoe and boot designed. This clever midsole is designed to give your feet pressure diffusing and shock absorbing comfort like no... Read More

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History of the Chelsea Boot

We love the Chelsea Boot range here at Shoetique which got us thinking, where does the Chelsea Boot originate from? The girls at Shoetique HQ have been giving themselves a bit of a history lesson….. The Chelsea boot possesses a rich history which dates back to 1837 when Queen Victoria’s bootmaker Mr J-Sparkes Hall created a boot that was easy to pull on/off. Mr Hall felt immediately that he had created a fantastic boot, so much so that he got the boot patented! When giving supporting evidence for his patent... Read More

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AW15 Transitional Footwear

We are getting a little bit giddy about the new Autumn/Winter collection here at Shoetique! A change in season usually means a change in wardrobe! When moving from Spring/Summer to Autumn/Winter, you need reliable shoes that not only look great, but feel great too as the weather starts to cool down. Looking at our Autumn/Winter 2015 collection, you can see that this year is more stylish than ever with gorgeous metallics, ankle boots, brogues and loafers that we have in stock, waiting to be worn and shown off! Here at... Read More