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First Impressions - Taos Starsky: A great casual staple for guys. The concept is simple. A classic looking sneaker with real support. Taos has had a home run for years with their Star and Plim Soul line of sneakers and they’ve finally adapted it for men. The upper is made of a soft canvas. This, along with the padded collar, gives it a very comfortable feel on the foot. No need to worry about the material breaking in a bit to give you extra space. I measure a 10.5 Medium/Wide and found the 11 Medium to be a perfect fit....

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As a longtime retailer of the brand, we’ve helped thousands of people with their first pair of Birkenstocks over the years. We wanted to put together a list of the most important things you should know when you’re dipping your toe into the world of Birkenstock. 1) First and foremost….and we cannot emphasize this enough……YOU MUST BREAK THEM IN! Yes, Birkenstocks need to be broken in. Yes, your feet may ache during the process. No, it doesn’t mean you wasted $100+ on the wrong shoes. As you know, Birkenstocks are not traditional shoes.  The combination of cork and latex, with the...

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