- G Living | Dark Twisted Space Monkies Go Green - http://gliving.com -

Tom’s Shoes | Style That Gives Back

Posted By Sarah Backhouse On February 1, 2010 @ 12:02 am In Green Report / Media,Style / Fashion / Beauty | No Comments

Espadrilles are so ‘80s… what, with their fussy wedges and the ties. Why not get your hands (or, shall we say, feet) on an aughty’s equivalent -– Tom’s Shoes, which are inspired by traditional Argentine footwear. They’re unisex, minimalist and most importantly, ethical. It’s simple concept really: you buy a pair of Tom’s, and Tom’s donates a pair on your behalf to a child in need.

Designer Blake Mycoskie stumbled upon the idea while traveling around Argentina. While he instantly fell in love with the culture and people, he was deeply affected by the poverty. He visited many villages without running water and where the children went without shoes, often leading to infection, disease and even death.

A commitment to doing something about this global social issue drove him to produce this stylish, comfortable and practical footwear.

So, for any socially conscious foot fetishist, Tom’s is certainly is a step ahead. Check ‘em out here.

Cialis Drug Interactions Suppliers Of Viagra Suppliers Of Viagra How Well Does Cialis Work Cialis Safety Concerns Pfizer Coupons Pfizer Coupons How To Get Cialis Without Prescriotion Safe Online Pharmacy Soma Effects Viagra Cheap Diet Pills Most Effective Otc Diuretic Compare Viagra And Levitra Internet Prescriptions Phentermine Levitra Generic India Finasteride Proscar Cialis Levitra Sales Viagra Prozac Grapefruit Lipitor

Article printed from G Living | Dark Twisted Space Monkies Go Green: http://gliving.com

URL to article: http://gliving.com/toms-shoes-style-that-gives-back/

Copyright © 2010 G Living | Modern Green Lifestyle Blog (Darker Side Of Green). All rights reserved.