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Shoes in SoHo & Chinatown

United Nude

United Nude's flagship store is stocked with improbably beautiful, statement-making footwear – flamboyant, classic, business-savvy and sporty. Whether you want strappy sandals, towering stilettos or a solid pair of …
Shoes in West End & North End

Converse Flagship Store

Occupying the ground level of the Converse world headquarters, this flagship store has a sweet selection of its classic sneakers, including some true originals. Look for a handful of styles with Boston themes – 'Exc…
Shoes in SoHo & Chinatown

Adidas Originals

Iconic triple-striped sneakers, many referencing Adidas' halcyon days from the '60s to the '80s, is what you get here. Kicks aside, pimp your look with hoodies, track wear, T-shirts and accessories including eye wea…
Shoes in Germantown

Peter Nappi

Two words for the Peter Nappi store and showroom? Aesthetically pleasing. In a lofty brick warehouse beside the Cumberland River, Nappi's handmade leather boots, shoes, purses and accessories preen among stylish cou…
Shoes in Back Bay

Converse

Converse started making shoes right up the road in Malden, MA, way back in 1908. Chuck Taylor joined the 'team' in the 1920s and the rest is history. This retail store carries sneakers, denim and other gear. The ico…
Shoes in Princeville

Walking In Paradise

If you, your partner or your children need sandals for beach combing, running or hiking shoes or something a bit more versatile for day or night, the selection here is surprisingly good. It also stocks reusable wate…
Shoes in Union Square, Flatiron District & Gramercy

DSW

If your idea of paradise involves a great selection of cut-price kicks, make a beeline for this sprawling unisex chain. Shoes range from formal to athletic, with no shortage of popular and higher-end labels. Unobstr…
Shoes in Boston

New Balance Factory Store

Run like the wind…to the New Balance Factory Store for comfortable, supportive running shoes at discounted prices. Runners rejoice over these shoes, but regular people wear them, too. This gymnasium-sized store also…
Shoes in Upper West Side & Central Park

DSW

Shoe-lovers pack this multi-story emporium, which offers some of the best deals on footwear in the city...aside from its other locations around town, that is. All the major labels are here – Steve Madden, Nine West,…
Shoes in Honolulu

Island Slipper

Across Honolulu and Waikiki, scores of stores sell flip-flops (aka ‘rubbah slippah’), but nobody else carries such ultracomfy suede and leather styles – all made in Hawaii since 1946 – let alone such giant sizes (as…