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Bodell’s Shoes Won another Award!

Bodell's Shoes was awarded The Readers Choice Award for the best shoe store in Long Beach!

Bodell’s Shoes was awarded The Readers Choice Award for the best shoe store in Long Beach in 2016 by the Press Telegram! This adds to an increasingly large list of awards our 58 year old store front has and gives us recognition to our dedication to provide our customers good service and excellent shoes. We […]

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The Best Walking Shoes for Flat Feet

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Finding walking uncomfortable? Check the soles of your feet before you veg out on the couch all day to recuperate. Nearly 30 percent of Americans struggle with flat feet, a mild physical deformity of the foot. Known by the medical name pes planus (or sometimes “fallen arches”) this condition is almost always mild, requiring little […]

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Flowery and Fabulous Reasons to Cozy Up to Cork Footbeds

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  “My kingdom for a comfortable shoe.” Words likely spoken by great shoe-lovers  in the world. Be it the notorious Imelda Marcos or just your shoe-addicted best friend, everyone seems to appreciate high-quality, comfortable footwear that’s stylish and functional all at once. Much as with everything else in life, finding your footing comfortably starts at […]

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How to Stay Fashionable in Comfort Footwear

How to Stay Fashionable in Comfort Footwear

You want to look your best, whether you’re lounging around the house or stepping out into the shopping district to find a brand-new outfit for work. You also want to feel comfortable, relaxed, and able to move around freely while you do it – that’s where comfort footwear comes in. What do you picture when […]

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Stylish Slippers to Get You Through The Winter

Stylish Slippers to Get You Through The Winter

Today’s modern woman doesn’t settle for a sub-par job. She doesn’t sacrifice her career for her family or vice versa, and she most certainly won’t choose between having a fulfilling social life with her friends or a loving relationship with her family. 21st century fashion mirrors today’s go-getter, do-it-all woman, and comfortable, versatile and practical […]

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Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis Footpain

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Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain in adults. The plantar fascia is a thick band of fibrous connective tissue that attaches to the heel bone, runs across the bottom of the foot and fans out to connect at the base of each toe. It provides support for the arch of the […]

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The Best Running Shoes for Women

Best Running Shoes for Women

Running may sound like a chore, but once you get into the groove, you will wonder how you ever lived your life without it. Running even five-ten minutes a day is associated with a drastically reduced risk of dying from cardiovascular disease. Every time you run, you decrease your resting heart rate, so the more […]

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What Are the Most Comfortable Shoes for Men and Women?

What Are the Most Comfortable Shoes for Men and Women

As more and more people are realizing that shoes can be fashionable and functional, they aren’t settling for anything less. We won’t choose an unattractive pair of sneakers just because they feel good, and we most certainly won’t sacrifice our toes getting crushed in a gorgeous pair of heels. And people with medical foot conditions are no exception to […]

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THIS JUST IN: New ECCO Track Work Boots

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Ecco’s Track II and Rugged Track provide superior comfort in work boots. Each are made with highly durable, full-grain leather uppers that provide breatheability and flexibility in the shoe.                    ECCO Track II and Track II low The Full leather upper, combined with GORE-TEX technology, the ECCO […]

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FINN COMFORT: FINEST WALKING SHOES ON EARTH

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World Class Comfort Lies in the Details Soft padded topline eliminates pressure and rubbing Reinforced heel counter for a secure fit Foot motion guidance-Curved heel design with buffer zone to encourage natural heel to toe rolling motion Concave heel design provides extra shock resistance  and cushioning to relieve stress on knees, hips and spine. Durable, […]

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