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  • IS CONSCIOUS CONSUMERISM BROKEN?
    February 5, 2020 Hippy Feet

    IS CONSCIOUS CONSUMERISM BROKEN?

    In recent years, there has been a greater focus on using your power as a consumer responsibly. For many, this involves supporting brands they believe in and finding alternatives for companies that don’t share their values. With more and more companies adopting social missions than ever before, this poses an important question: Does supporting a cause-driven brand actually make a difference?
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  • EVERYTHING ABOUT ANKLE SOCKS
    January 9, 2020 Hippy Feet

    EVERYTHING ABOUT ANKLE SOCKS

    It’s getting warmer, summer is just around the corner, and ankle sock season is upon us. Whether you’re looking to refresh your sock drawers or you’re just figuring out how to style the ones you have, we’ve got you covered. 
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  • WHAT IS POP-UP EMPLOYMENT?
    October 29, 2019 Hippy Feet

    WHAT IS POP-UP EMPLOYMENT?

    Young people who are experiencing homelessness face tremendous barriers to gaining employment. Every situation is different. They may not have access to reliable transportation. They may have a previous criminal record, little work experience, or be dealing with mental health issues. The list goes on. We take for granted that we have access to traditional means of generating an income. When the barriers to getting a legitimate job are too great, homeless youth will often turn to earning an income any way they can. At times, the only options available are unhealthy, dangerous, and even illegal. Supporting themselves becomes a matter of survival. 

     

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  • Peace Sign on blurred background
    July 18, 2019 Hippy Feet

    WHY HIPPY?

    We’re often asked where the name Hippy Feet comes from. To address some of the assumptions we’ve heard…  No, the socks aren’t made from hemp.  Yes, our staff bathes regularly.  So where does it come from?    We look to...

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