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SKECHERS Shoes and Boots for the Whole Family

Skechers shoes lineup

When I hear SKECHERS, I think running shoes. Or at least I used to. This fall I was offered the opportunity to review some SKECHERS shoes, and when I went through their catalogue I was struck by how much more they have than just runners. SKECHERS has a fantastic selection of shoes and fall boots too!

All summer long, I live in sandals, but when the cold weather hits, I’m a boots girl. I wanted to try a pair of SKECHERS boots, and these black suede Women’s Disco Bunny Boots cried out to me, “Pick me! Pick me!” I’m always nervous about ordering shoes online. Will they fit true to size? Will they be comfortable? Will they look as good in person? When it comes to these boots, the answers were yes and yes and yes!

Skechers Disco Bunny boots

These low slouch boots with faux fur on the shaft are adorable with a pair of skinny jeans or leggings. They’re not snow boots by any means, but for our milder winters they’re just perfect! At 5’3″, I’m a fan of high heels. I just love how they look, but they have to be comfortable too. I’ve got two kids to chase after, and I can’t do that if I’m wobbling or limping around. These heels are about 3″ tall, but the sole is close to 0.75″ thick so I would say the actual height is just under 2.5″. That’s just right for me, and the chunky heels feel nice and stable making these a good choice for an everyday boot.

Hubby on the other hand, was looking for shoes he could wear to work. He had quite a few requirements though. The shoes had to look business casual at minimum, but he was also looking for more ankle support since banging up his left ankle last year. Hubby takes the train downtown and then walks to and from work every day so they also had to be comfortable for walking. These Mark Nason Men’s Crossover Boots in dark brown fit the bill perfectly.

Skechers Mark Nason Men's Crossover Boots

He’s been wearing them more or less daily since he got them, and he’s really pleased with how they feel. You can’t tell they’re boots under his pant cuffs, but they do help support his weak ankle. The rubber soles have deep treads with great traction, so he can tell these will be safe for walking on slick sidewalks in the winter months too.

For the girls we decided to have some fun and let them each pick out a pair of SKECHERS’ light-up shoes. Tee received the Girls’ Magic Lites: Skech Airlites – Gleamin Dream in charcoal/multi. These shoes have a memory foam insole so they’re really comfortable to wear, and the translucent air cushion sole lights up.

Skech Airlites shoes

The coolest part is that each glittery shoe lights up with two different colours. The left shoe lights up in green or white, and the right in pink or blue. The lights are controlled by a little button on the Velcro strap that changes the colours and turns it off. Thank you, Skechers, for including an on/off switch! After five weeks of testing, they’re a bit dirtier, but that’s about it. They still look and feel good.

And finally, little Kay received this pair of Girls’ Twinkle Toes: Shuffles – Pretty Blossom. These are the girliest, princessiest shoes I’ve ever seen, and my three-year-old absolutely adores them! They’re pink and covered in pink glitter and pink 3D flowers, and the rubber toecap has rhinestones and LED lights – basically everything a three-year-old girl could ever think to put in a shoe. I just wish that the super bright LED lights had an off switch so Kay could wear them in school.

Twinkle Toes SKECHERS

Unfortunately, these were not quite as durable as the other pairs we tried. Let me preface this by saying my three-year-old is hard on her shoes. She plays in the dirt, she falls over several times a day, she drags her feet when she rides her tricycle… But after five weeks of use, the glitter has started to flake off the Velcro and canvas straps where they flex to open and close. This leaves them looking more beat up than any of the other pairs of shoes. Next time I would probably buy Kay a pair of Skech Airlites like her sister’s.

After 6 weeks

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  • I like the WOMEN’S SYNERGY – SCENE STEALER a lot, so that is one I’d choose 🙂 Thanks for a super giveaway too 🙂

  • I love Skechers. They are so comfy and my feet don’t hurt. I love the Women’s Synergy – Scene Stealer pair. Love the colour and know it would be comfy.

  • I would definitely choose the SKECHERS Women’s Flex Appeal – Next Generation in Gray/Coral for me, love them! I would also choose the Boy’s Damager – Game Kicks for my son.

  • I just bought some twinkle toes shoes for my daughter so now i would get womens sketchers sketch style.

  • I would get the MEN’S AFTER BURN MEMORY FIT – STRIKE ON for hubby, he really needs a new pair of running shoes.

  • ohh,so many to choose from, I`d get myself a pair of comfy warm boots,,maybe these! http://www.ca.skechers.com/en-ca/style/13692/skechers-gowalk-move-chugga-imprint/bbk

  • I’m gonna be honest, I used to hate Skechers. They were so uncomfortable, but I was tempted to keep trying them because Skechers are cute.lol. Recently, I started training for a half-marathon and a friend highly recommended their running shoes. I immediately thought she was crazy but was curious so I went to a local Skechers outlet. She was right! Skechers makes some great running shoes and they have also started making shoes with memory foam! They felt really comfortable! I’d love a pair of memory foam Skechers that I can wear with skirts, maybe something dress casual like the BOBS Plush Blossom shoes. I also would like either some gym trainers or another pair of GoRun shoes since I’ve been putting a lot of miles on the ones I have.

  • One of the Sketchers I would choose would be ‘Women’s Flex Appeal-Next Generation’ in grey and Orange. I love most of the Sketchers and this is one of my favorites. It looks so cool.

  • My daughter has picked out these fun Skechers game kicks! They have no laces which is perfect and all her fave colors! http://www.ca.skechers.com/en-ca/style/10900/game-kicks/smlt

  • So many great pairs would be tough to pick! I do really like the relaxed fit soleus – all aboards as they look amazingly comofortable

  • For myself I like the Women’s Synergy – Trend Setter in black, but there is sooooooo many more I fell in love with too!!!

  • Everything looks wonderful, esp for kids, but, if I had to choose, I’d say Girl’s Twinkle Wishes – Enchanters. But they are all gorgeous!

  • If I won I would choose the WOMEN’S FLEX APPEAL – NEXT GENERATION in Gray/Coral. http://www.ca.skechers.com/en-ca/style/11883/flex-appeal-next-generation/gycl Thanks so much for the chance 🙂

  • These would be perfect for a quick walk to the mailbox http://www.ca.skechers.com/en-ca/style/13692/skechers-gowalk-move-chugga-imprint/bbk and I like these for hubby for work http://www.ca.skechers.com/en-ca/style/4473/mariners-pilot/bol

  • I would choose a pair of boy’s Relix sandals for my oldest, as his feet are growing so fast! Blue is his favorite colour, so he would love them!

  • I think my daughter would love Girl’s Twinkle Wishes – Enchanters. Heck I would love them and definitely be a hit at work (with kids) if they came in my size!