Bringing Good Moods to our Customers—One Way or Another The Good Mood was named for that peaceful easy feeling you get being surrounded by nature. It was bright and cheery in color scheme and its unofficial theme song was James Brown’s “Get on the Good Foot.” When the design for SOM's first natural fiber shoe was finalized, everyone was thrilled. We were so excited that we rushed ahead, eager to share this shoe with its fresh looks that offered what our co-founder Nathalie had been looking forward to for so long. If names are supposed to affect your future, the.. - Read More
SPRINGING INTO MOTION As spring makes its way into Colorado, things are beginning to wake up and bloom. At the factory, we are feeling it too! Working with our new models is a fun ride, if a little like a roller coaster. As is to be expected, the usual supplier delays made an appearance and machines have been temperamental. Our larger size offerings brought a new set of interesting considerations for us this time around as well (fun fact: larger sizes require larger shoe boxes) that we’ve been working into our production as smoothly as we can. Now that we’ve.. - Read More
After months of hard work, numerous changes, and a couple of surprises, we are proud to announce that we are back in production! We’ll be sharing with you all of our exciting updates in detail in the coming months, but without further delay SOM Footwear presents: OUR NEW MODELS!
Hi there!We have heard from a number of you recently asking (some very eagerly!) when SOM Footwear will be accepting orders again. To satisfy your curiosity, we wanted to share that our new models are about to be released! We are still waiting on several key components from our suppliers that were delayed beyond our control, but we can see the finish line. Our first two models of 2017 will be introduced within weeks and will be available for pre-order at a special reduced price for a limited time. Keep your eyes on your inbox in the coming weeks.. - Read More
A New Year always brings with it the excitement of what’s ahead. For some of us, it’s the excitement of resolutions and motivation. For others, it’s the thrill of adventures to come this year. For SOM Footwear, it’s returning to what we enjoy: manufacturing shoes.After ringing in the new year with the rest of the world, our minds quickly returned to our own countdown at the factory. We have worked as months turned to weeks and eagerly watch as those weeks begin to dwindle. Now that we are in the final stages of our production revamp, excitement and spirits are.. - Read More
We have had quite a busy end to our year here at SOM Footwear. Taking a break from production has not been easy (read our previous newsletters to learn more), but it has allowed us to focus our efforts on updating some of our processes and equipment. We are very optimistic about where things are going and are grateful to have you along with us for the ride. New Machine Arrives An important part of our production changes arrived this week: a brand new piece of equipment! Our excitement about the new machine comes from the fact that it will.. - Read More