Vote: Yes or no for TOMS?
May 16, 2012 6:50PM
TOMS: Like them or hate them?
Do you like TOMS?
Updated: June 29, 2012 9:07AM
I’m sure you’ve seen them: They’re a curious hybrid of the boat shoe and slipper. They look quite comfortable, yet I question their suitability for the streets (a friend of mine referred to them as “pajamas for the feet”).
They’re called TOMS, a brand for women, men and kids that was launched in 2006 and has gained in popularity this year. But the question is, do we like them?
One thing may sway your vote: For every pair sold, TOMS gives a pair of shoes to a child in need. (The line was started after American traveler Blake Mycoskie visited Argentina and found many barefoot children walking on the streets.)
So take our poll and let us know what you think: