Monthly Archives: March 2012

Work Shoes Tried and Tested

Our staff all have one thing in common, their love of shoes. Every member of the team wears a design from The Golden Boot range and we find this hands on knowledge invaluable.

A typical day for us really tests the shoes to the full. We are on our feet from 9-5.30, knelt down while fitting and up and down ladders in the stock room, so we need a comfortable style which lasts. (more…)

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Hispanitas Nudes

Nude shoes are appearing everywhere and Hispanitas have embraced the look, their S/S 2012 collection has shunned traditional black and favoured the neutral trend for the Summer.


The great thing about Nude shoes is that they are so versatile, they compliment beiges and natural tones and they also look equally fantastic with bold colours like hot pinks and royal blues.

Nude shoes and pumps from Hispanitas will make a timeless edition to your wardrobe, and flesh colour tones will elongate your legs.

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Espadrilles for Men

Espadrilles for men have moved on from being Sonny Crockett’s favourite footwear in Miami Vice and are making a huge comeback for the summer.


The jute soled shoe of the Med has interesting origins, it first appeared in The Pyranees and was a popular choice with peasants. The popularity of Espadrilles has never faded in Spain where the simple and comfortable style is men’s must have for the Hot Summer months but they haven’t really appeared on The British scene since the 1980’s.

The Bohemian style suits the season’s trends, they look great with shorts or denim (we recommend that you leave the socks at home!) . Espadrilles make a great holiday shoe as they are lightweight and so not going to limit your luggage allowance and take up a really small amount of space. (more…)

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Fondant Pumps

Sugary shades of pink and lilac are popping up in our children’s range and are proving to be really popular with little girls and Mum’s alike.

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Hunt for the Best Easter Chocolate

At The Golden Boot we take our customer service very seriously, and so when somebody suggested that a free Easter present sent with every web order received throughout Easter week would make a nice surprise for our customers a debate ensued on which would be best to send. (more…)

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Naot Video Review

Naot mules and sandals are renowned for their comfort. At The Golden Boot we stock a selection of Naot mules and sandals each summer, and we are one of very few stockists in the UK.

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Lanzarote video review

Gabor Lanzarote has arrived which is a sure sign that summer is on it’s way.


For 2012 we have added some bold and vivid colours to the collection including a hot pink, warm yellow and apple green. (more…)

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Red Bull Geox Formula 1 Special Edition Trainers

Sunday the 18th March saw the start of the 2012 Formula One season in Australia. The Red Bull racing team will be defending their world drivers championship title.

To celebrate the opening of the racing season Geox have collaborated with The Red Bull racing team to design some limited edition boys trainers. (more…)

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Wonders S/S 2012

The Wonders collection has arrived for S/S 12 and as always the collection is full of colour.

Wonder shoes are perfect for day to day wear.  They offer practical comfort combined with good design, creating individual and contemporary styles for the modern woman.

Wonders incorporate a lot of fun and quirky elements into their shoe design. The finishing trims are often brightly coloured and they use a large variety of coloured leathers in their footwear.

Here are some top picks from The Golden Boot’s Spring Summer range-

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5 pairs of shoes every man should own

According to Simon Crampton in Live magazine to live in Style for 2012 there are 5 pairs of shoes that every man should own.


Here are a few suggestions from The Golden Boot S/S 2012 Men’s range.

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