Fivefingers Shoes

Anyone tried them?

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18/05/2006 at 10:04
I'd love to give these things a shot but I can't find any link to a UK stockist & the US website only appears to ship to the US.

Look really interesting though:-
18/05/2006 at 10:15
They'd certainly leave very puzzling prints in the sand.................
cougie    pirate
18/05/2006 at 10:22
Bigfoot !!

18/05/2006 at 10:22
Chaos - had a quick look online but no joy. Have you found any US retailers that would ship over here?
18/05/2006 at 10:33
American company?

I will SUE. I can not access they product. not my fault I have webbed toes.
18/05/2006 at 12:07
I'm feeling strangely fascinated by them! Would everyone laugh if I wore them to the pub?
18/05/2006 at 12:49
$70.00!!! They look like something that an alien from Dr. Who would wear.
18/05/2006 at 13:23
I saw a pair in Offspring in Camden on Sunday. Didn't see the price though.
18/05/2006 at 13:34
hey - they look cool! I wanna pair....

love this from their website

"A convenient pull tab and elastic lock lets you customize the."

customize the WHAT??? full stop?? eejut web designer......
18/05/2006 at 13:37
LOL FB, find em and find out!
18/05/2006 at 13:59
I've mailed them to ask if they have a UK dealer
18/05/2006 at 14:11
I want a pair! If they have them in Camden, I'll have a look tomorrow as I am not too far.
18/05/2006 at 16:00
You'll look like a Hobbit who's stepped in some yellow and blue paint.
18/05/2006 at 16:48
Woo Hoo!

I've had an email from Vibram USA who say that some of the Blacks stores in the UK have them in stock.

let's see if a cut and paste from Excel works...

Blacks CHELMSFORD Unit 2B The Meadows CM2 6FD 01245 290533
Blacks LIVERPOOL 18 Whitechapel, Liverpool L1 6DS 0151 2361487
Blacks MANCHESTER (Fort) Unit 28, The Fort Retail Park, Cheetham Hill M8 8EP 0161 833 0361
Blacks NORTHAMPTON (Riverside) 21 Fairground Way, Riverside Business Park NN3 9HU 01604 409842
Blacks ROMFORD* Unit 6A The Brewery, Romford RM1 1AU 01708 740549
Blacks TAMWORTH Unit H Ventura Retail Park B78 3JD 01827 314094
Blacks TELFORD Unit 12 The Forge Retail Park Colliers Way TF3 4AG 01952 292085
Blacks WEST THURROCK Unit A5 Lakeside Retail Park, West Thurrock RM2 03ZA 01708 864210

18/05/2006 at 17:09
They do make them in other colours. I fancy the black/grey/orange...

Strange that they don't distribute in Blacks' London outlets.
cougie    pirate
18/05/2006 at 17:29
Won't they rub a bit though in between your toesies ?

And why are they called fivefingers shoes ???
18/05/2006 at 17:32
Yes, I wonder about the in-between-toes rubbing.
18/05/2006 at 17:53
Mmm, get some Injinji's for 'em. No rubbing then.
18/05/2006 at 17:59
cougs, I bet the designer is spanish speaking. In spanish toes and fingers are the same noun and mrs I confuses me to no end with that as well.
I just can't get used to her confusing the two...
cougie    pirate
18/05/2006 at 18:02
I love this forum - you learn sooo much.

And those socks are just weird !!
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