Helen Lee Schifter is a graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy and Amherst College where she earned a Bachelor’s degree. During the pioneering transition of these colleges to coeducation, Schifter was in attendance. She is also a former editor at Hearst and Condé Nast as well as an arbitrage trader on Wall Street .Today Schifter lives in New York. Her being a former fashion editor, she has inspired fashion beyond formal wear and dress. She also recommends the following sandal brands known for their comfort as described below:
Mephisto Women’s Sandals
These are sold on Zappos.com for $148.90 and 78% of the people who have bought them feel them true to size,87% feel them true to width and 73% have received excellent arch support. These also come in different sizes. However, it’s recommended that one chooses a size extra of what they normally wear for a better fit. They come in different colors and the leather is made from the finest, durable and breathable materials. The style is easy to slip on and also has an adjusta, you can use leather softnener to maintain the leather for more years.
Malibu Two Way Strap Orthopedic Sandals Black in Color
These improve comfort and reduce pain for Morton’s neuroma, back pain, heel pain, hammer toes, metatarsalgia, arthritis, knee pain, diabetes, plantar fasciitis, flat feet, neuropathy, overpronation and bunions. They cost $120 at Ortho feet.
Helen Lee Schifter thinks that Malibu women’s orthotic sandals offer unsurpassed comfort and are made with distinctive bio mechanical features described below;
- Premium orthotic soles
These are multiple cushioning layers with an anatomical arch support which eases pain on the foot, heel, hips, lower back and up to the knees by doing wonders.
- Adjustable arch support
Under the orthotic insole, this adjustable arch support is added to reduce pressure on the foot and enhance support on the ball and heel.
- Soft padded uppers
These eliminate pressure points due to the stretch which offers a relaxed comfortable fit.
- Two way strap system
These sandal’s unique design gives them a wide opening which allows an easy on or off from both sides.
- Extended Widths
The widths are available in extra wide, wide and medium to give a perfect and customized fit to these sandals.
- Innovative ortho-cushion system
This provides comfort for every step taken due to the premium orthotic insole and cushioned sole with which it’s made: to soften the impact.
- Easy gait
In addition to the ortho-cushion system, this gives one an experience of walking on a cloud because it propels the foot forward by adding spring to one’s step.
Chaco Women’s Wayfarer Rust
These are sold at Chaco’s for $120.They’re also made with a buttery soft leather. Their signature luvseat footbed provides all day support and comfort. The non-marking Chaco grip outsole unlocks the potential for performance. This sandal is divided into three sections which are described below:
This is the upper part which is leather lined with an antique finish metal buckle.
This is referred to as the women’s luvseat pu midsole with a suede foot bed.
This is made with a non marking ChacoGrip rubber compound.