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Comfort-Centric Lightweight Clogs

SOREL Launches the New Versatile Viibe™ Clog Ready for Spring

— February 17, 2023 — Fashion
SOREL prepares for the Spring season with the new Viibe™ clog to join its Viibe™ collection which is full of lightweight footwear made with intentional details. The capsule blends together style with function and the traditional clog gets a new pivot as it is made to keep the foot protected from all elements.

The clog boasts a utilitarian design and is made from suede and leather materials throughout the upper. It is then detailed with an adjustable strap and supports the foot with contoured cushioning. Additional details include the lightweight scalloped sole unit for a modern feel and prepare for Spring with the light tonal palette as well. The shoe boasts beige and cream tones throughout.

Image Credit: SOREL
Trend Themes
1. Comfort-centric Lightweight Footwear - The trend of incorporating comfort into stylish lightweight footwear could be leveraged by brands as a differentiating factor.
2. Utilitarian Design - There is a growing trend towards utilitarian design across various industries which can provide inspiration for disruptive innovation.
3. Adjustable Straps - The use of adjustable straps in footwear design presents an opportunity to provide customized comfort to consumers.
Industry Implications
1. Fashion - The Fashion industry can incorporate comfort-centric designs to differentiate their products in the market.
2. Outdoor Sports - Outdoor sports and activities industries can utilize utilitarian design to create products that cater to the functional needs of consumers.
3. Healthcare - Healthcare professionals can utilize the trend towards comfortable and adjustable footwear to provide patients with comfortable and customizable footwear options.
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