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Ready For Summer? 10 Ways To Enjoy The Heat In Your Cowhide Shoes

There’s the old saying, “If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em.” We thought about telling you ways to beat the heat in your Uwezos, but most “beating the heat” activities include things like tubing in the river or heading to the beach, which, while fun and we fully support these activities, probably aren’t the best places to wear your hair-on cowhide shoes. Sometimes the best way to metaphorically beat the heat is to simply enjoy it and soak it up! So, in today’s blog, we are offering up ten fun ways to enjoy the heat this summer in your Uwezos. 10 Fun Ways To Enjoy The Sunshine Go Horseback Riding: If you have a pair of cowboy boots, those might...

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Having A Rustic Chic Wedding This Summer? Add Uwezos To Your Wardrobe!

Whether you’re a true-blue cowboy or a chic city girl, there is no denying that rustic weddings are in right now. And for good reason, too! The timelessness that comes with a rustic wedding will ensure that you never look back on your wedding pictures and think, “Why did we do that?” Thankfully, you don’t have to live in the country to throw a fabulously rustic wedding. In today’s blog, we are going to offer some ways to make your wedding rustic-chic no matter where you live! And, of course, we’ll clue you in on some of the best wedding shoes for a rustic wedding while we’re at it! The Venue Surprising no one, the best venue for a rustic...

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The Benefits Of Giving Back (Other Than Your Cute Cowhide Shoes!)

Here at Uwezo, we believe in doing out part to give back. “Giving Back” is sort of an all-encompassing term referring to doing something that benefits someone or something else, often more than yourself. Whether you’re building homes or schools in underprivileged areas, picking up trash in a national park, hosting foster dogs at your house, or donating money to good causes, giving back can be incredibly rewarding. At Uwezo, one of the ways we give back is by donating a percentage of the profits from our cowhide shoes to Empower African Children, a non-profit organization that provides educational opportunities to students in Uganda. This program is determined to create long-term change by seeking out the best and brightest students...

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Secure Your Festival Wardrobe With Cowhide Shoes

Spring is finally here and summer will be quick to follow, which can only mean one thing: it’s festival season. If you’re new to music festivals, don’t worry. We’re here to give you the scoop on the biggest and best music festivals of 2018, as well as a little advice on what to wear. As exciting as it is to watch bands and singers perform in an outdoor setting, perhaps the best thing to come out of festival season every year is a myriad of new fashion trends. Coachella was the birthplace of the revival of boho fashion and the epitome of the glitter craze. This year, all signs point to western. Gone are the Birkenstocks and flower headbands, and...

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Update Your Wardrobe For Spring With A New Pair Of Uwezos

The start of spring is less than a month away. For many of us, that means happily shoving our winter boots and jackets into a box in the basement and looking for fashion pieces to add to our spring wardrobe. A couple of weeks ago we wrote a blog about the dangers of fast fashion, and it can be tempting to add a bunch of cheap, cute clothing to our closets that will surely be full of holes in a couple of months. Consider instead adding a few nice pieces that will last for years and years to come. You’ll end up with higher quality clothes that you won’t have to replace every year! If you’ve been following any spring...

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