Toxic Chemical Found In School Shoes.

School shoes and sports shoes sold by several major retailers and online school shoes suppliers have been identified as containing a toxic chemical Dimethyl fumarate. Dimethyl fumarate can cause rashes, respiratory problems and burns. The toxic chemical was originally found present in sofas imported…


Understanding the Feet’s Structure and Function.

Understanding the structure, function, evolution and development of human feet can help us prevent problems related to our feet as well as better design footwear for better safety, comfort and motion performance. This is especially the case with the children’s rapidly developing feet, where…


Back To School Shoe Sale On Now.

From the team at Garvalin, we hope that all of our happy customers had a very merry Christmas and happy New Year. We are eagerly anticipating the return to school and must assure you we have stock available for all school children aged 6-12….


What Materials are Used to Make Shoes?.

As a parent or an everyday customer, we get curious sometimes about the common things we see and use. In this article, let’s talk about shoes and what they are made of. Perhaps this can give you a better idea and appreciation of shoes…


How To Pick The Right School Shoes For Your Children.

The back to school season is almost upon us and many parents will be wondering when to buy back to school shoes for their children. Indeed, a lot of parents may consider if their child actually needs new shoes. When the decision has been…


How Do I Choose School Shoes For My Child?.

Whether it’s back to school or just anytime of the year, the perfect pair of school shoes helps children to feel comfortable and become more playful. In contrast, a poor quality pair of shoes can cause discomfort and even affect the development of their…


Top Tips For Kids’ Shoe Shopping.

If you have children, you’re assuredly aware of the difficulties that arise when shoe shopping for kids. Time is probably the least available ingredient that impacts the overall shopping experience. Children’s preference plays some impact on how quickly and painlessly you will be able to…


When Should I Start Putting Shoes On My Baby?.

If your baby is just starting to walk, it’s still best to let him/her go barefoot most of the time. During the babies’ early years and months their feet are still rapidly growing and developing. Their feet need enough room to grow and their…