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Custom Width Shoes: Comfort for All

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Custom Width Shoes: Comfort for All

Wearing standard width shoes for those with wider feet can feel like trying to fit a square peg into a round hole. Many people with wider feet don’t even realize it, and instead simply buy shoes that are several sizes too long and too narrow, thinking the length will compensate for the width. However, this is not a great solution—wearing the incorrect shoe size can affect your walking posture and comfort, and ultimately only leads to more problems like (plantar fasciitis, bunions, neuropathy, and fallen arches; these are just to name a few). The solution: visiting a shoe store Lafayette...

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Custom Shoe Fitting vs. Big Box Stores

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Custom Shoe Fitting vs. Big Box Stores

Not all shoes are created equal. No one knows this better than those who need specialty shoes: whether they’re custom width shoes, shoes for plantar fasciitis, or diabetic shoes, sometimes you need footwear that you just can’t find at a large corporate retail store. Finding custom fit shoes is one of those situations where you’re more likely to find your perfect shoes by visiting an independent retailer rather than a big box corporate store. First, big box retailers often don’t stock specialty shoes, like custom fitted shoes, or they don’t even offer custom fitting services. These stores are solely focused...

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Choosing the Right Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

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Choosing the Right Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

Dealing with plantar fasciitis can be difficult enough as it is. The pain and swelling can make it difficult to carry out the everyday activities that you’re accustomed to, and in today’s busy world, few of us have time to slow down to deal with such a frustrating condition. Add in time and money spent on doctor visits and the expense of specialized shoes, and it’s easy to see why plantar fasciitis is such a disheartening problem. One of the most commonly recommended ways of reducing pain and swelling is to wear specific shoes for plantar fasciitis. Greenwood Shoe Store...

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Greenwood Shoe Store : Lafayette, LA

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Greenwood Shoe Store : Lafayette, LA

Greenwood Shoe Store is proud to announce the launch of our new website! We have a full-service e-commerce website that will allow our loyal customers as well as new customers to purchase shoes online in the Lafayette, LA area, and anywhere in the continental U.S. Greenwoods has specialized in custom shoe fittings, diabetic shoes, children's shoes, shoes for plantar faschiitis, shoes for bunyons, shoes for peripheral neuropathy, and custom width shoes since 1954. With two locations to serve you, Greenwood Shoe Store has a shoe that will be a perfect fit for your lifestyle, and your foot! We have a...

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