Entries by kelly mcdermott

3 Tips for Choosing Summer Sandals and Flip Flops

We’ve waited all year to spring our feet free from boots and give them the exhilarating feeling of light & airy sandals and flip flops!  Along with going to the beach, checking out your favorite sporting event, or hanging out with family and friends at a backyard BBQ, it’s time to update your summer footwear. Buying sandals and flip flops just because […]

How to Protect Your Winter Boots

Winter boots take a beating– they go through snow, rain, sleet, mud, and a host of street chemicals. By the end of the season, boots that haven’t been properly taken care of can quickly go from looking ultra chic to shabby not-so- chic.  Here are four easy tips that will help keep them in better shape […]

Shop Local In Newton this Holiday Weekend

Where Shopping Local Feeds the Sole Join us this weekend, (December 5-7), for the FIRST ANNUAL West Newton Arts Stroll & Shop holiday extravaganza. Enjoy our community’s newest holiday tradition, Newton’s own Shop Local for the entire family. The Barn Family Shoe Store is bridging together with West Newton merchants to offer a memorable holiday […]

Thank You for Voting Us the #1 Shoe Store!

Thank you for voting us the Best Shoe Store in the 2014 Readers Choice Awards! The Barn is honored to be selected out of the tens of thousands of votes that were cast both in print and online from the Newton, Needham, and Wellesley communities. We achieved the Gold Medal for Regional Favorite Shoe Store and#1 Choice Shoe […]