Very recently I read an article about investing in nursing shoes and it being essential to the health…that is so true especially for us nurses. Funny that the article notes how unfashionable nursing shoes were before but I guess it went well with the whites. Take a look at some of the old nursing shoes our mentors used to wear.
1950s Vintage T Strap Mary Janes Nursing Shoes
While nurses know how important comfort and durability is in nursing shoes, the trendy nurse knows that if you can get comfort with style then wouldn’t that be awesome? Since nursing scrubs have been improving, even becoming fashionable, there also have been improvements in nursing shoes. Several trusted brands in the medical uniforms industry like Cherokee and Landau have launched their own brands of nursing shoes. Take a look at some of them and imagine how they would look with the best looking nursing scrub tops and pants from your favorite brands.
Cherokee Original Professional Clog Shoes
This is a clog for nurse and other health professionals from Cherokee. It has a full-size insole that is absorbent and ventilating. It’s with a supportive and protective heel cap. This is reinforced and supported with a padded instep. It has an exclusive upper in the very best grade of leather and has a stabilizing insert. Shocks absorbing polyurethane sole are added with a flexibility feature. An anatomically shaped foot bed is also provided for a perfect fit. Its outsole is with a friction pattern and its upper is fastened with staples.
Cherokee Original Professional Clog in Black
Full-size insole in absorbent and ventilating leather. Supportive and protective heel cap. Reinforced, supportive and padded instep. Exclusive upper in the very best grade of leather. Stabilising insert. Shock absorbing polyurethane sole with flexibility feature. Anatomically shaped foot bed. Perfect fit. Outsole with friction pattern. Upper fastened with staples.
Cherokee Monk Strap TULIPII Step In
It’s a Cherokee Step-In with a monk strap is made of tumbled leather upper that is durable while looking stylish. Adjustable Velcro strap is provided for individual fit and it has breathable linings to assure comfort. It has a molded rubber outsole with a slight heel which is flexible and durable. This can be of good use for a long period of times since it’s equipped with a fine quality of materials.
Cherokee Zone Clogs
Extremely lightweight and flexible clog, 4th generation DBL compound is softer. Rubber outsole is Slip Resistant and flexible. Anatomical foot bed adds another layer of comfort and support. The color is consistent throughout the product. The back strap swivels so you can wear it up or as a traditional clog. Is washable using cool to warm water.
Other Cherokee nursing shoes: Cherokee Premium Series Clog
Cherokee Step In: RO-1123, RO-1128, RO- and RO-1146
More Cherokee Nursing Shoes: RO-1127 and RO-1151
Pair your Cherokee nursing shoes with your fave Cherokee scrub pants and look dashing as well as comfy all shift long.
Landau Women Pebbled Leather Transport Shoe
Athletic styled lace-up in pebbled leather provides stability and support. 1¼” heel adds comfort. White Pebbled Leather 5–11 half and whole sizes
Slip-on styling with soft, full grain leather and stretch side gusset. 11/4” heel. 5–11 half and whole sizes.
Landau Therapy Shoes
Contoured fit clog in breathable mesh. 1 1/4” heel.
Unisex clog with an enhanced slip-resistant all-rubber outsole and long-lasting EVA foot bed provide extra cushion and support. Moisture-wicking Poliyou® sockliner keeps feet drier and minimizes odor. Extra-thick insole provides shock-absorbing comfort and support. White, Black, Navy, Cocoa 5–12, M11–M13 whole sizes
Pair your Landau nursing shoes with your favorite Landau scrub pants whether in same color or not.
Comfort is definitely the main factor nurse consider when buying their nursing shoes. As much as I love the absolutely awesome shoes featured below, I cannot imagine spending my long shift running from one patient to the next wearing it. Can you?
Bernhard Willhelm X Camper Spring ‘12