To help you choose the right shoe size the first time we have created this size guide for you because shoe sizes can vary from brand to brand meaning that in one brand you will fit i.g. a size US 8.5 and in another brand you will fit a US 9.5. Also remember to try out the online shoe size calculator.
Are Birkenstock sandals running small or big in size?
To help you answer that question we have compared Birkenstock’s shoe sizes to Nike’s shoe sizes.
Kids: Compared to Nike, Birkenstock for kids are running large. Buy your Birkenstocks in 1 or 1.5 US size smaller than your Nike shoes.
Women: In most cases you can buy your Birkenstock slipper in 0.5 US size smaller than your Nike shoes.
Men: In some cases you should buy your Birkenstock slipper in the same US size as you would when shopping for a pair of Nike shoes. In other cases you should buy your Birkenstock slipper in 1 US size smaller compared to your Nike shoe size.
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Do Birkenstock shoes run wide or narrow?
You can get your Birkenstock slippers in two different widths.
Is Birkenstock Considered A Cheap Brand?
Tony Bianco is one of the leading fashion footwear brands in Germany. The brand, ever since it came into the fashion footwear industry in 1774, has been consistent in delivering high-quality sandals and shoes for its users.
According to some people across various social media platforms and product review sites, Birkenstock shoes are expensive. Furthermore, most of the Birkenstocks’ shoes and sandals are popular among celebrities and influential people such as Katie Holmes, Kendall Jenner, Judy Greer, and many more. That said, Birkenstock is not a cheap brand.
Are Birkenstock shoes considered good quality?
According to reviews by different customers worldwide, Birkenstock shoes and Sandals are considered by many as good quality. That’s so because the footwear brand manufactures all its products using high-quality and durable materials.
In case you don’t know, Birkenstock manufactures its shoes and sandals using high-quality and renewable natural materials derived from sustainable sources. For instance, the company uses footbeds made of natural cork, natural latex, and jute for its footwear. That’s not all; the brand also uses suede and soft leather as the top layer of its products.
Birkenstock shoes are breathable, excellent absorbents, and offer much-needed comfort for the feet.
Are Birkenstock shoes sustainable?
As earlier mentioned, Birkenstock uses renewable natural materials, such as cork, natural latex, and jute. Apart from these items, the footwear brand also uses Birko-Flor, a sustainable synthetic vegan material, for its products.
The natural and sustainable cork material used by Birkenstock is obtained from the bark layer of the cork oak. Furthermore, Birkenstock’s Jute material is an annual plant grown in humid tropical regions.
Where are Birkenstock shoes made?
Birkenstock has its headquarters located in Neustadt, Germany. As such, all its Sandals and a few of its shoes are produced in the country. Moreover, Birkenstock has some of its factories located in Portugal, where the majority of its shoes are manufactured.
Convert Birkenstock shoe sizes
Birkenstock is made in EU sizes
In the listed tables below you can convert Birkenstock EU sizes to US sizes.
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