Toms Brand Guide
TOMS footwear have gained popularity over the past few years and are as strong as ever. Their original design, comfort, diversity and the ethical issues behind the brand has made this one of the top footwear brands today.
Founded in 2006 by American born traveller Blake Mycoskie, when he took a trip to Argentina and he witnessing the extreme poverty first hand he wanted to help. The traditional Argentine shoes, the alpargata, was a simple yet effective design, so he set about re designing this famous shoe to the TOMS we know today.
Creating the One for One Movement, which basically is a commitment to match every pair of TOMS purchased with a new pair given to a child in need, instils the message and desire to help others, which surrounds the brand as a whole. Their simple goal is’ to show how together we can create a better tomorrow by taking compassionate action today.
Incredibly, in 2010, TOMS were proud to announce that they were able to give their one millionth pair of new shoes to a child in need. Going from strength to strength, the brand now helps over 20 countries including the most in need countries, Improving a child’s health and access to education for the long term is a main goal for Blake, and everyone associate with the brand.
Aphrodite are proud to say they are an official stockist of TOMS. This season’s collection contains a more exciting range of colours, styles and details. They are the perfect shoe for the warmer months, teaming with chino shorts, full length chinos and jeans. Giving A laid back casual appearance, perfect for that seamless transition from day to night.
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