Fitting Children's Shoes

Best New Balance Shoes for Toddlers with Foot Problems

Before and after image of a toddler with flat feet standing barefoot and wearing a pair of supportive New Balance shoes.

Do you have a toddler who has been diagnosed with a foot condition and your medical professional recommended a pair of New Balance shoes? Are you unsure as to what specific pair of New Balance shoes you should get for your toddler? New Balance has a broad lineup of shoes, and it can be confusing […]

The Best Sneakers for Toddlers – Affordable, Lightweight, Supportive, and Durable

Toddler learning how to walk wearing a pair of first walking shoes.

I have been working for a specialized children’s shoe store fitting shoes and orthotics for the last 10 years, where we specialize in helping children with “complex” foot shapes as well as foot and leg problems, but we provide regular shoe fittings as well. Throughout the years, I got familiar with the best sneakers for toddlers with different foot shapes […]

Supportive Ankle Booties for Toddlers – Improve Foot Posture and Walking Gait

Supportive ankle booties for toddlers made by Stride Rite.

Did your medical professional recommend that your toddler wear a pair of ankle booties that provide good ankle support? Is your toddler dealing with a moderate to strong degree of pronation from a foot condition such as flat feet, rolled/weak ankles, or low muscle tone? There is a very small selection of supportive ankle booties […]