Web-based shoe retailer provides fashionable womens footwear in larger sizes
on Thursday,May 27,2010 20:05
In an effort to help women with larger than average feet stay up-to-date with the latest shoe trends, BarefootTess.com has created a web-based platform that provides a wide variety of designs in larger sizes.
The website, which sells in women's sizes 10 through 15, sells larger versions of high-fashion footwear at affordable prices. The site was created five years ago by Karen Willamson of Baltimore, who developed a character named Tess who struggled to find desirable shoes in a size 11.
According to the website, Tess is a fashionable girl in her twenties who needed a singular place to find designer shoes in large sizes. In the past, she'd been offered orthopedic or men's shoes by salespeople, and was distraught by the lack of options to fit her feet.
To answer this need, which is felt by many women with larger-than-average feet, the website offers a variety of footwear options, including bridal collections, sneakers and vegan shoes. This array of options is intended to enable women with large feet to express their personalities without an extended search for shoes.
- Alumni have appeared in reality competition shows such as Top Chef and Project Runway.
- Has a team of about 4,000 faculty members focused on helping students tap opportunities in a marketplace driven by ideas.
- Offers programs in design, media arts, fashion, and culinary.
- Provides program coordinators who work with students to ensure they have the learning materials, assignments, facilities, and faculty to get the most out of the program.
- Over 50 campus locations nationwide.
- Flexible Scheduling
- Financial Aid
Latest Articles & News
Kanye West to perform during Paris Fashion Week
It is no secret to many that music artist Kanye West is no stranger to fashion, and now he will be showing his new collection during Paris Fashion Week later this week, according to the Elle Magazine.
Second designer chosen for home decor competition
Teenlike.com, an ongoing online competition for young home decor designers, announced its second winner. Brandon Dover of Apply Valley, California, was this year's winner, as he created an abstract pen and inkwork design for a bedspread.