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Rad shoe meets right foot - How to choose a good shoe

A shoe should generally be flexible in the front, have good materials which allow the adequate perspiration of the foot. Unfortunately modern trends sometimes supersede comfort and well being such as most trends today opt for very padded soles that do not allow for the natural movement of the foot to bend as it is supposed to. It's always recommended to see if a shoe flexes from the toe box and barely reaches the heal area of the shoe while being able to twist it from side to side. Perhaps when it comes to shoe construction the most neglected part of the shoe is the heel area, which is cardinal to keep the foot in place and thus promoting a...

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The little island of Gozo

Traveling in the Mediterranean it's easy to skip this 8 mile island. The sister island of Malta sits just north of the mainland. It couldn't be helped but to take some photos and have some fun with our Shell model landing on the hilltop of Gelmus in the capital, Victoria. On this tiny island of roughly 30,000 inhabitants one can also notice a small skate park, although no skaters were present at the time we took the photos. With its' all year round blue sky weather there is lots of potential to develop and promote skateboarding along it's aquatic sports and scuba diving activities held almost around the entirety of the island.

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How to take care of your sneakers without using any chemicals

Here’s a tip on how you can clean your sneakers without the need of buying any commercial soaps or bleach. All you need to do is get some baking soda, pour some in an empty container, add with water and mix until you get a paste consistency. After this get a used toothbrush, dip the brush into the baking soda paste and apply on sneakers. This method is ideal to clean out soles, uppers and makes your white sneakers whiter than new.

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Wear nice kicks to get chicks

When it comes to footwear everyone has their preference and taste. Attracting the desired sex however puts much more emphasis on the look and style of the shoe.  From time immemorial clothing has always tried to adapt to the exigencies of those times, after all conformity is something which we as humans strive for to live and be accepted by our brethren.  However, recent studies have put this to the test. It has been found that a unique, non-conformist footwear style earns more points when being judged by a potential mate. One explanation for this is a perceived level of independence to pursue a different path and having to bear the brunt of this action. In other words the status...

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