Crocs Live On

Crocs Live On

In early 2005, JT Barnhart wrote a piece on the new Crocs shoe for PSFK. Since, there has been much debate about how long the fad for thye marshmallow shoes would last. But they did survive and have lived longer than most people expected...

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 16 july 2007

In early 2005, JT Barnhart wrote a piece on the new Crocs shoe for PSFK. JT had stumbled upon them on a road trip in Missouri:

I knew I had found something special the moment I spotted them what must have been 30 feet away. They are made of a closed cell resin that feels like the stuff between the sole and insole of running shoes. It softens a little when it gets warm and loosely molds to your feet. I was hooked the moment I tried them on. It feels kind of like walking around on marshmallows. They come in a dozen colors, which seems to be one of the reasons people like them. (Mine are an eye catching orange.)

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