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Poor Quality High Price
Posted by Debbie
Last Reply November 3, 2009 at 11:53
Started October 3, 2009 at 02:14
I had a pair of MBT's for three years before they starting showing any wear. I bought a new paid in December, 2008, and didn't wear them walking until about February or March 2009. They are already wearing out, cracking in the soles, the EVA I believe it's called. I really like the shoes because I have a bad ankle, but I cannot recommend this shoe to anyone now that they have changed their product. I bought mine at Foot Solutions in KC, MO, and they have quit carrying the MBT's for this very problem. I wrote the corporate headquarters and I'm waiting to hear from them.
 
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I love my MBT shoes
Posted by Jennifer
Last Reply November 2, 2009 at 09:29
Started November 2, 2009 at 09:29
I wear them everyday to work and they have helped with my back pain. They are expensive shoes but I feel that they're worth it. I wrote a full review on MBT shoes here http://hubpages.com/hub/MBT-Shoes-Good-For-Back-Pain-but-Dont-Expect-to-Lose-Weight
 
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Shin irritation
Posted by David
Last Reply October 25, 2009 at 14:24
Started October 25, 2009 at 14:24
Anyone else getting an irritation on the shin when wearing MBT shoes, especially with stiffer leather? I am only getting this on my right foot. I have tried folding back the tongue and holding it overnight with a strong clip used for glueing heavy objects. Works somewhat. Also tying the shoe string under the tongue at the last hole. Just bought the boot and these seem to avoid the problem.
 
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odd size feet
Posted by debbie bruce
Last Reply October 7, 2009 at 22:28
Started October 7, 2009 at 22:28
i wanted to buy the new style tunisha but when i visited my local stockist to try these on i found that i am a size 4.5 left foot and size 5 right foot. really disappointed as i really wanted to buy these mbt's. anyone else had a similar problem with their odd size feet? maybe i need to find my "sole" mate who has size 5 left foot and 4.5 right foot and maybe shar/split 2 pairs of shoes! is this the end of the mbt road for me? :o(
 
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mbts hurt back
Posted by sad
Last Reply September 23, 2009 at 16:24
Started September 23, 2009 at 16:24
i bought a pair of mbt's to help to stregnthen my core and going up stairs to my flat, hurt my back and have been too scared to wear them ever since.
 
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Foot Drop
Posted by Alan
Last Reply September 11, 2009 at 12:34
Started September 11, 2009 at 12:34
I have foot drop which means I cannot tap my foot. Figured these shoes migh tmake me less prone to tripping over.

Any thoughts?
 
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back pain
Posted by maxine Coles
Last Reply September 5, 2009 at 07:29
Started September 5, 2009 at 07:29
If anyone out there has back pain and has tried all other options then I
recommend a guy called Alexander Barrie who does a treatment called
pelvic correction. After trying everyone he was the only person who got
me out of pain and showed me exercises to keep me out of pain. It takes
a quite a few visits and he is not cheap but worth it in the long run.

Alexander is based in Harrow middlesex tel number 0208 423 5659
 
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Where's my post?
Posted by Helen
Last Reply September 3, 2009 at 10:15
Started April 20, 2009 at 16:14
Hi - to the moderator. I started a new topic last night about foot pain in my MBTs. Just got a message saying the post was successful but I can't find it anywhere on the forum. Please advise - thanks.
 
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Are they worth the risk-Or,is there any?
Posted by kal
Last Reply August 29, 2009 at 01:59
Started January 5, 2009 at 20:19
Hello,all:
I'm seriously considering buying a pair of MBTs. I have a history of severe back pain,(s/p 3 surgeries).However, in reading of some posters having had pain and even foot surgery,I'm concerned.The fact that there seems to be issues with inferior materials doesn't help.
I'd very much appreciate if I could get some feedback that could help in my decision-either way.
Cheers, and a healthy and happy New Year to all!
-Kal
 
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mbt warrenty
Posted by shirley
Last Reply August 12, 2009 at 07:19
Started July 30, 2008 at 19:11
I HAD PURCHUSE MBTS THE SLOE ON THEM ARE FALLING A PART. HAVE HAD THEM 5 MONTHS! WHEN BACK TO THE STORE WITH SHOES AND RECEIPT, WANTING THEM TO REPLACE THE SHOES. THEY WERE NOT GOING TO REPLACE THEM BUT THEY COULD SEND THEM BACK TO THE COMPANY. BAD SERVICE AND THE PRICE OF THE SHOE IS NOT GOOD SERVICE !! NOT HAPPY AT ALL AND MONEY NOT WELL SPEND
 
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Trading Standards Office UK
Posted by Charlotte Webster
Last Reply August 3, 2009 at 12:47
Started July 30, 2009 at 23:07
Has anyone been to Trading Standards Office in UK with MBT shoes and sandals? I am a UK resident but not there at the moment but as soon as I get back I am going to go to my local office. I have forgotten the exact wording of the law but will find it out - something to do with not being suitable for the use they were sold for. Been in touch with the shop I bought them from and MBT and neither are in the least bit interested.
 
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Young men wearing mbt's?
Posted by JoeJoe
Last Reply July 17, 2009
Started June 27, 2009 at 10:31
Hi, I am 24 and really interested in buying myself a pair of mbt's but the thing that stops me is that I haven't yet seen a guy wearing a pair but I see loads of women in London wearing them.
Also the pair I like the most is chapa water which isn't yet available in the UK so I'll have to be patient!
Any youngish guy's out there wearing them???
 
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DVD not included??
Posted by Love'em
Last Reply March 21, 2009
Started March 13, 2009 at 14:54
Hi there,

I live in Germany and I just bought a pair of MBTs. They are just great. My question is this: the seller I got them from said that the instructional DVD we all know about does not come included in the package anymore since December 2009, an that it has to be purchased separately. Has anyone heard of this? Anyone bought a pair after last December? Was the DVD included?
This sounds really suspicious to me.
Thanks a lot and greetings from Berlin.
 
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walking video
Posted by Rob
Last Reply February 13, 2009 at 09:26
Started July 24, 2007 at 15:20
my walking has improved a lot lately and I no longer use any kind of walking sticks, yippee! to help demonstrate the difference these shoes make to my ability to walk smoothly, a movie making buddy of mine has helped put this short video together showing the difference in my walking in conventional shoes and then with my MBT sandals. Feel free to watch it.


 
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Mbt's in nz???
Posted by Kim
Last Reply January 13, 2009 at 19:03
Started November 3, 2008
Does anyone no where i can buy MBT's in NZ?
 
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Shin Splint
Posted by Celia Butler
Last Reply December 20, 2008
Started August 17, 2008 at 11:42
Does anyone have a shin splint and know if MBTs help?
Also does anyone have a heel spur and have real issues with MBT - the casual shoes, keep getting blisters.
Celia
 
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Good MBT Stores / Shops
Posted by Simon
Last Reply December 16, 2008 at 05:15
Started November 5, 2008 at 23:51
Hi,

We;'re looking to find good mbt stores.. if you know any.. please ask them to get in touch via the contact form at www.mbtshops.co.uk

We will be launching a US version of the site soon as well at www.mbtshops.com

really want to make sure we list good shops.. so if you know any or run them.. get in touch,
 
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Cheap MBT Shoes Store.
Posted by John
Last Reply December 16, 2008 at 05:13
Started December 16, 2008 at 05:13
You can find MBT Shoes, campare price, choose style, looking customers reviews in the Amazon's MBT SHOES STORE.

http://astore.amazon.com/mbt_shoes-20


 
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Where to buy?
Posted by Reija
Last Reply December 15, 2008 at 19:12
Started December 15, 2008 at 19:12
I've been thinking about bying MBT's. The prices here in Europe are varying a lot depending on where you buy the shoes. You can get them for less than 100 euros on internet, but have to pay about 200 euros if you go to a store! The stores seem to have the added benefit of a user course, but is this necessary? Does it make sense to buy on the internet and learn yourself?
 
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Old Styles versus New Styles - Same Technology
Posted by Philster
Last Reply December 6, 2008 at 03:15
Started December 1, 2008 at 04:34
Are the old styles using the same sole as the new styles? I was in the store today and the seller mentioned that the newer styles were better overall - "improved technology"

Was this just a selling tactic? I don't mind some of the older styles if they will save me some $$.
 
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