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Kickstart Bison Boots

Kickstart Bison Boots
The handmade Bison Boots. As suggested, they are made from bison leather and feature a Vibram sole. The pay homage to the human foot via the split in the leather at the cap of the boot.
I just got word about a budding minimalist boot company called Bison Boots. Bison is being kickstarted here and Gwyn reached out to tell me about the vision she and her husband have for manufacturing handmade minimalist boots out of Bison leather and… more »

The Great BirthdayShoes Garage Clean-up

I often tell people: careful what you decide to blog about; it might become your life. It's tongue-in-cheek but truthfully, I never thought creating BirthdayShoes going on 8 years ago that I'd become the Al Bundy of barefoot shoes, but well, that… more »

TheClymb VivoBarefoot Sale!

TheClymb VivoBarefoot Sale!
Flash Sale site The Clymb has VivoBarefoots on sale today. Their stock includes everything from the original Gobi to the Gobi II, the Freud II, The One, Stealth, and one or two others. The discounts vary but I see the Gobi at about 35% off. If you're… more »

10 Years of Vibram FiveFingers

10 Years of Vibram FiveFingers
A few of the earliest-sold Vibram FiveFingers - the Classic - from my collection.
2016: Rebirth of a legend, or missed opportunity? How it all began — The short version The precise timeline has been muddied by the years: when the first Fivefingers exactly hit the market is uncertain: probably around 2003 or 2004 from what I`ve… more »