THE BARN FAMILY SHOE STORE LOOKS FORWARD TO THE FUTURE IN ITS 70th ANNIVERSARY YEAR NEWTON- October 1, 2018- The Barn Family Shoe Store enters its 70th Anniversary this year and is energized to continue to provide high quality footwear and casual apparel to the families of Newton and its surrounding towns. The […]
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O.k., full disclosure… I didn’t quite get the Dansko phenomenon. Lots of friends of mine wear them and have loved them forever. I have size 9, long skinny feet and didn’t need anything bulky on my already oversized canoes. I couldn’t be swayed. Then, after years of agony working on my feet as a fashion stylist, I […]
Check out this featured video of the Barn Family Shoe store and why it is important to shop locally.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Running shoes have gone through several metamorphoses, and will continue to evolve. Yet, one recent trend that seems to be sticking lately are running shoes with a neutral sole. A neutral sole is one without a lot of extra arch support or pronation-control features. This is according to a comprehensive study done this spring by […]
Most of us LOVE shoes but just can’t stand it when our new shoes can sometimes, umm… hurt! Well, according to the latest Wall Street Journal article entitled, “Don’t Blame Your Shoes” more than 50% of adults pick out the wrong size shoe. Studies show that as people are getting taller, feet are getting bigger and continue to change shape […]
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 […]