Ett litet barn går på en stig i naturen bredvid en sjö i ett par gula läragåskor.

Buying learn-to-walk shoes for the first time

Buying learn-to-walk shoes for the first time

When your child starts trying to go on an adventure, it is important to have one children's shoes with good support around the ankle on the child. This makes it easier for the child if the children's shoes have a sturdy back cover and a proper lacing. The shoe then fits better around the foot and provides more support. Children's shoes like these can called first-go-shoes or learn-go-shoes. They should be flexible, have a thin sole and preferably be of the boot model.

En söt unge går i ett par barnskor längs en grusstig som är av typen lära-gå-skor.

The importance of using soles in children's shoes

New children's shoes with the right size and shoe size can often feel a little too big and loose. The same thing can happen again the child has narrow feet. The problem can usually be remedied by filling the shoes with good soles in the beginning. Then when the baby's feet grow, the sole is removed and the shoe size lasts the entire season!

For narrow children's shoes

If soles do not help, the shoes are probably too wide for the baby's feet. If this is the case, you should choose a narrower shoe model. Different manufacturers have their specific characteristics when it comes to shoe design. But tonever open a new shoe that is less than 1 cm longer than the foot, just so that it fits well on the width.

Ett barn sitter på mörka stenar och leker med ett par läragåskor på fötterna.

If you need advice, do not hesitate contact Promenix Barnskobutik via email or social media like Facebook or Instagram. If you are in the slightest doubt, we recommend that you visit our store. There you get professional help to try out just the right children's shoe for your child, for example Kavat Backe, barefoot slippers from Liliputi, Froddo Cherry or maybe Email Celine and Bobux Swing?

That is why socks are important for young children

Children's feet sweat a lot during intense play and when they learn to walk. During a normal day sweating children's feet up to 4 cl per foot! In order to take full advantage of the moisture-transporting function of shoes with eg GORE-TEX © membranes, it is important to use the right kind of socks.

Ett glatt barn går på en brygga med stapplande steg och balanserar sin framfar i ett par läragåskor.

If it is cold outside, we recommend wool socks of good quality. They heat and transport away moisture. Unlike cotton socks, wool socks warm even when they are damp. This makes it important to wear wool socks, even if the shoe itself is very warm.