Cool East Market prides itself as a leading hub for sustainable, minimal footwear and Tabi-inspired products. Their footwear selection adheres to strict standards that uphold natural, functional movements.
- They specialize in footwear featuring flat, flexible soles, foot-shaped designs, secure fit, and tactile feedback for a comprehensive user experience.
- This approach enables wearers to enhance their foot strength while also enjoying a comfortable fit.
Cool East Market also showcases an extensive collection of East Asian movement-friendly footwear. This includes traditional Tai Chi slippers and a variety of Japanese Tabi socks and shoes.
- Tabi products, with their unique split-toe design, are versatile and used across activities from martial arts to fashion.
- Their collection ranges from traditional non-stretch socks to modern Tabi socks, sneakers, and boots.
Besides footwear, Cool East Market provides an assortment of products complementing a minimal shoe lifestyle. This includes patented toe separators, insoles, and eco-friendly accessories crafted from repurposed tire tubes. The focus is on enhancing customer experience while reducing environmental impact.
Carrying well-known brands like Xero Shoes, Lems, and Leguano, Cool East Market was the first online platform specializing in Japanese split-toe Tabi products. They continue to extend their eclectic range from their Toronto-based retail store, maintaining a consistent focus on sustainability and foot health.