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Old 04-29-2012, 11:57 AM   #1
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See Kai Run shoes= falling all the time?

My 23 month old can walk and run great unless he is wearing his See Kai Run shoes. They seem so comfy and fit great but they make him trip. Anyone else noticed this? Or is he the only one?
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Old 04-29-2012, 03:32 PM   #2
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Re: See Kai Run shoes= falling all the time?

They worked great for us, but they run wide...perfect for my our's wide feet!
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Old 04-29-2012, 03:48 PM   #3
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In my experience new walkers tend to fall or trip when they start wearing shoes. Also, I do NOT size up with toddler shoes for this reason. Are they the right size for your LO?
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Old 04-29-2012, 04:50 PM   #4
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My 3 year old has normal feet and walks very well and tripped in SKRs. I think they run wide. She wears a 10 and she finally kind of fits her size 8 open toe sandals except her feet are a bit too long now. No more SKRs for us.
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Old 04-29-2012, 06:49 PM   #5
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They work well for us, but I agree with the pp's they are super wide! It works great for DSs Fred flintstone feet ;-)
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Re: See Kai Run shoes= falling all the time?

DS does have wide feet and they seem like they fit him very well. His toes are very close to the end and he wears other shoes the same size. He never falls in his Stride Rites or Merrels. Well not more than what would be expected for a 23 month old =)
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Old 04-30-2012, 05:02 PM   #7
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Re: See Kai Run shoes= falling all the time?

This happened to my DD as well, she always trips when she's wearing her SKRs..I always thought it was because of the "lip" at the front of the shoe's sole, never thought to check out the width issue, interesting!
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My dh hates them and calls them See Kai Fall shoes
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Old 05-01-2012, 10:08 PM   #9
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Re: See Kai Run shoes= falling all the time?

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My dh hates them and calls them See Kai Fall shoes
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Old 05-01-2012, 10:26 PM   #10
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Re: See Kai Run shoes= falling all the time?

My 4 year used to fall as a toddler if he WASN'T wearing his SKR shoes and my 2 year old would fall if he did. I definitely agree that it all depends on whether the child has wide feet. Keens are another super wide shoe that fit my 4 year old well.
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