With 220 years of experience and expertise, Start-rite is dedicated to producing stylish quality fitted footwear for children of all ages. We pride ourselves on educating parents on the importance of fitted footwear especially designed for children’s feet and what to look for when buying children’s shoes.
Our range of footwear is made from high quality materials that are durable and stylish, and available in whole half sizes and multi-width fittings, which supports the growth and health of children’s feet.
Start-rite sells shoes to a network of over 400 independent and multiple retailers globally. Our website (www.startriteshoes.com) also offers a convenient way for parents to measure their children’s feet at home with a range of online measuring tools you can download.
These stylish Pre-Walkers allow your little one to move freely with gentle support and protection as they learn to crawl and take those first tentative steps. With breathable cotton linings and an easy to use buckle fastening, they are lightweight and flexible, with a toe and heel bumper to protect their feet and help them get around.
These leather Pre-Walkers are made from soft leather and are lightweight and flexible, making them perfect for your little one's feet as they learn to crawl and move around. The pretty shoes, with a flower cut-out detail across the toes, have breathable cotton linings, a buckle fastening and a toe and heel bumper to protect their feet and help them get around.
Girls Pre-SchoolSR Super Soft Daisy
These pretty navy leather First Walking shoes are perfect for feet that are taking their first steps, as they are made from super soft leathers. This style has decorative flowers, handy rip-tape fastening and are lightweight and flexible, making them ideal for feet learning to walk.
These wine patent flower-themed shoes are leather lined and great walking shoes for little girls for everyday. They have a stylish T-Bar buckle fastening and heel support, which helps to improve heel fit.
Boys Pre-SchoolSR Super Soft Leo
Stylish and lightweight with a slim and flexible sole, these stylish brown leather shoes are ideal for first walkers as they develop their walking style. They are made with soft leather, with a double rip-tape fastening to keep the shoe secure on the foot, and have a cushioned ankle, which provides extra comfort for your little one's feet on their new adventures.
Boys - Infants & JuniorsTarantula
These sturdy black leather shoes are lightweight and flexible, with a scuff-resistant toe and heel, making them tough and durable for growing boys as they go about their day. The anti-bacterial textile linings are ideal for growing feet as they've been treated to inhibit fungal and bacterial growth, helping to keep them healthier. There's also a fun glow in the dark spider feature.
Boys Casual ShoesFlexy-Soft Turin
These fashionable leather shoes will make your little one stand out from the crowd. They are made from soft leather and have a twin rip-tape fastening and cushioned ankle for added support.
Girls Infants & JuniorsFleur
These black patent shoes are leather lined, lightweight, durable and flexible, making them perfect for growing girls as they go about their school day. The rip-tape fastening is quick and easy to use and the support heel protects their feet and helps them get around
Girls Infants & JuniorsBurford
These black leather brogues are the perfect style to stand out at school. They have decorative detail around the toe and side with a lace fastening and are lightweight and durable, making them look good and able to withstand long school days. This style also comes in black patent and tan.
Boys BootsAqua Hiking
These Navy leather boots are perfect for active boys as they have a scuff resistant toe and a rip-tape fastening for a secure fit. They are made from water resistant leather with a waterproof fleece lining so ideal for all seasons.
Girls BootsAqua Butterfly
These pretty flower detailed leather boots are sure to be a hit with girls. They are made from water resistant leather with a waterproof fleece lining so ideal for all seasons. There's also an inside zip for a secure fastening.
Perfect for the summer months, these attractive open-toe leather sandals allow your child's feet to breathe as they enjoy days out. They are leather lined for comfort and have an adjustable double rip-tape fastening for a secure fit to any child's foot.
These lightweight and flexible open-toe sandals are great for summer months as children enjoy outdoor activities. There's plenty of room for their feet to breathe as their toes can roam free. They also have adjustable straps and a triple rip-tape fastening, with a padded ankle for extra protection.
These pretty floral canvas shoes are perfect for warm weather as they offer a cotton upper, which makes it easier for feet to breathe. They are machine washable, so active feet don't have to worry, and have a rip-tape fastening so they can be adjusted to suit your child's foot shape. The pretty design also has a soft textile lining and a lightweight and flexible sole.
Boys CanvasBig Bug
These fun bug-inspired canvas shoes are comfortable and stylish, and are ideal for warm weather as they offer a cotton upper, which makes it easier for feet to breathe. They are machine washable with an elasticated support over the top of the foot, so active feet needn't worry. They also have a soft textile lining and a lightweight and flexible sole.
Girls ClassicsCaty V II
These pretty Mary Jane style classics are perfect for standing out from the crowd and are available in an array of beautiful colours. They offer a stylish rip-tape fastening with button detail and added heel support.
Boys ClassicsColorado II
These fashionable suede desert boots are ideal for smart or more formal occasions. They are made with dyed through suede to help prevent scuff marks from active feet and have a stylish lace fastening.