Disclosure: Financial compensation was not received for this post. A sample product was gifted to me from Daisy Roots. However, all opinions expressed here are my own.
Way back in August, when Theo was just three months old, I was contacted by Daisy Roots to see if I wanted to try out a pair of their soft sole leather shoes for Theo. After taking a long look at their website – they have so many cute designs to choose from! – I settled on these adorable Rusty Fox shoes. This was the first opportunity of this sort that’s come out of this blog, and I must say it was a tremendous honor that they reached out to me! When I received the shoes, I was so excited. I mean, just look how awesome they are!
The detail and design is impeccable, and I fell in love with these shoes right away.
Oh goodness, look how young he is here! Couldn’t even sit up on his own! The shoes were still a bit too big at this point, but I knew he’d grow into them quickly. He’s worn them almost every day since about 4-5 months old and they’ve held up nicely!
I was surprised because most baby shoes do. not. stay. ON. These ones do. He only managed to get one off ONCE so far, so these are definitely a win. And we’ve gotten so many compliments on them!
These leather shoes are so very European to me. I really love the look of them, especially with one of my bandana-style bibs I sewed. Not only are they adorable, but they’ve also been useful for crawling to give a little better traction than socks would provide. Since the soles these shoes are light in color, they do discolor a bit. Theo doesn’t walk yet, but he does stand a lot on our laps, and the soles have picked up a slightly blueish color from the dark dyes of our jeans. All part of normal wear and tear.
My little cowboy. He fell asleep like this! Don’t worry; I moved the bandana after I took this picture. Hah.
If you’re looking for a sweet pair of shoes for a little one in your life, I’d definitely recommend Daisy Roots!
Here are some of my personal favorites, apart from the fox:
(No affiliate links, for the record! Just here for my own ease of finding again in case I want to order a new pair!)
Update: Here are how the shoes look now! This is after several months of almost daily use. Well loved!
Just noticed how it almost looks like his footprint on the bottom!