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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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Tips For Cleaning Your Uwezo Shoes

One question we often hear at Uwezo is, “How should I clean my shoes?” Because our shoes are made from hair-on cowhide, you can’t clean them like normal shoes. While we’d love to promise you that your Uwezo shoes will stay in pristine condition, realistically that will only happen if you leave them in the box forever - and you didn’t buy them to keep them hidden away. Accidents happen, things spill, and you step in weird stuff. So, let’s talk about what to do when that happens. Before we tell you what to do, here is what not to do: Do not soak or drench your shoes in water. This can cause the hide to harden and stiffen. Do...

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The Beauty Of Hair-On Cowhide Shoes

What if you could have a shoe that was truly unique? No, not “limited-edition shoes.” Unique, meaning: there’s not another pair exactly like it anywhere. At Uwezo, that’s our specialty. We create style with substance; fashion that will stick around for ages to come. The beauty of using hair-on cowhide for our shoes, as opposed to simply cured and tanned leather, is that each pair is as unique as the animal that it came from. While our Instagram page can give you an idea of what our shoes look like, you never know exactly what will come in the mail when you order our cowhide shoes online (you can, however, pick the color scheme that you want and we’ll do...

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7 Places To Visit In Your Uwezo Shoes In 2018

As we head into the tail end of the year, many people are finding themselves woefully wishing they had done this or that. But 2018 will be different because you will probably take missed opportunities of 2017 and use them as motivation to not take any chances in the new year. Particularly when it comes to traveling. If you have always wanted to be a world traveler, now is the time to do it - and you’ll need a pair of unique shoes that are up to the challenge. At Uwezo, our cowhide shoes or women’s and men’s desert boots are ready for anything. Now, book your flight and pack your bags for these seven travel destinations. Machu Picchu: A...

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