One of the most fundamental reasons behind the establishment of Odd Shoe Finder was to help prevent countless numbers of perfectly good shoes ending up in landfill. That’s bad for the environment and such a terrible waste of resources. Everyone understand that. The most frustrating part of running this website is having to turn away constant […]
At Odd Shoe Finder we’re building a marketplace to service the estimated 10% of the population with odd-sized feet, and for amputees needing a single shoe. While we’re established as the largest online odd shoe exchange in the world, we’re still a long way from achieving the critical mass for the website to really fulfil its potential. […]
A shoe exchange for amputees is not a new idea as this article from the July 6th 1943 edition of the Chicago Tribune shows. At the height of the Second World War, and with a growing number of amputees returning from active service, the Disabled Persons Association of America are reported as setting up such an exchange. The […]
If your shoes haven’t sold by the time the listing expires – don’t despair. Our system allows you to simply and easily re-list your shoes again. There are no fees, and so, if you’re happy to keep them on the list and out of landfill, we encourage you to do so. There are many reasons […]
You can also read our post explaining how to be notified by email when the right shoes are posted.
The new Odd Shoe Finder website allows you to save any particular search and then be notified every time there’s a new listing that fits the criteria. For example, let’s say you searched for men’s shoes in sizes L9.5/R12. A number of options come up, but you’re not interested in any of these shoes – maybe they’re not […]
Odd Shoe Finder has introduced enhanced listings to help you get noticed and sell your shoes faster. While you can still buy and sell shoes with no fees, you now have the option to add any of these to your listing at any time. Note that “automatic re-list” is free, but you must tick the box. If […]
At Odd Shoe Finder we’re always trying to improve our members’ experience, and to make our website as functional, efficient and useful as possible. Feedback from our members directly led to the complete overhaul of our site in November 2014. Now, three months later, we’re still trying to improve – and are happy to hear your […]
Since the upgrade to the new site it has become much easier for us at Odd Shoe Finder to add shoe listings to our Facebook page. There’s no longer any need to send us the link or photos as we can easily get them directly from our site. When we type in the url of […]
Can you guess what five of these six people have in common?