Choosing Shoes for Toddlers

You want to give your child the best start in life in every way possible and when they take their first steps, it is a huge milestone as they transition from baby to toddler. It’s a crucial time also in that a parent needs to ensure that they follow their toddler’s progress and encourage them as they move onto the path of more independence.

A toddler is going through lots of development so things like sleep and diet are vitally important to make sure they are progressing well. It’s tempting to buy the cheapest shoes or the cutest but there needs to be more thought put into the process than that in order to ensure your child’s feet are thoroughly supported. A poorly structured shoe can mean that your child’s foot could be prevented from developing in the way that it should. It could also mean that your toddler could be in pain if their shoes are for example, pressing on a toe or catching them on their heel and so on.

Toddlers by and large have difficulty in expressing themselves clearly and if their shoes are causing an issue and you can prevent that being a problem, then most parents will take that option. The below infographic details how to choose shoes for your toddler; it indicates why it’s so important to get it right plus lots more, check it out below


About the Author

Walsh Brother Shoes has been selling shoes since 1902 and is selling online since 2014. We stock a wide selection of high quality brands including Gabor, Skechers, Clarks and lots more in a varied choice of sizes and widths.