Hey Dude Men’s Wally Sox Loafer Shoe

Last updated date: October 23, 2020

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Hey Dude Men’s Wally Sox Loafer Shoe

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Overall Take

Show off your fashionable side with these stylish shoes that have two lacing options. The bi-component knit upper has a soft lining. The shoes also have a memory foam insole. In our analysis of 14 expert reviews, the Hey Dude Hey Dude Men's Wally Sox Loafer Shoe placed 2nd when we looked at the top 5 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
3 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7,654 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
They have a completely modern quality with the raw edge seam and yet at the same time feel like quite a classic style
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Flex & Fold Technology
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What experts didn't like
Not for running.
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From The Manufacturer

The Hey Dude™ Wally Sox will be an instant favorite in your modern-casual collection. Bi-component knit upper material offers a flexible fit. Lace-up construction. Rounded toe. Low-top, chukka construction. Signature logo details throughout. Soft, oxford cloth lining. Memory foam cushioned, removable insole. Ultra-light, lugged synthetic outsole. Imported. Measurements: Weight: 7 oz Product measurements were taken using size 12, width M. Please note that measurements may vary by size. Weight of footwear is based on a single item, not a pair.

Overall Product Rankings

Crocs Men’s & Women’s Classic Clog Water Shoes
1. Crocs Men’s & Women’s Classic Clog Water Shoes
Overall Score: 9.9
Expert Reviews: 2
Hey Dude Men’s Wally Sox Loafer Shoe
2. Hey Dude Men’s Wally Sox Loafer Shoe
Overall Score: 9.7
Expert Reviews: 3
Converse Chuck Taylor Men’s All Star Low Top Shoe
3. Converse Chuck Taylor Men’s All Star Low Top Shoe
Overall Score: 9.5
Expert Reviews: 4
adidas Women’s Cloudfoam Pure Running Shoe
4. adidas Women’s Cloudfoam Pure Running Shoe
Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 2
Nike Men’s Benassi Just Do It Athletic Sandal Shoe
5. Nike Men’s Benassi Just Do It Athletic Sandal Shoe
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 0

An Overview On Shoes

The right shoes can make or break your outfit. Not only do the right shoes have to look good, they should also be comfortable and not leave you with aching feet after a day of wearing them. Many people think that you have to break in a pair of shoes for them to feel good. However, that’s not the case: your new shoes should feel comfortable right away – otherwise your feet will feel the effects.

Ensure the shoe has a stiff back above the heel and solid arch support. This gives your foot the backing it needs. The shoe should also be flexible and bend at the toes. In terms of fit, a good pair of shoes should not constrict your toes, squeeze them or make them curl. If you’re looking for athletic shoes, they should give you the balance, cushioning and motion control you need for your physical activity. You should be able to balance in your shoes and do a one-legged squat.

If it’s sandals you’re after, keep in mind that they are not built for long-distance walking. Ensure there are straps that help the sandal stay on to your foot or ankle. Flip flops, that don’t have these straps, can hurt your feet. A pair of heels can affect your posture, so try to avoid wearing heels while walking for long periods. Opt for a low-heeled shoe or a wedge heel which offers more support.

DWYM Fun Fact

How do you know it’s time for a new pair of shoes? Turn your old shoes over and take a look at the heel. This is the spot that wears out the most. Plus, if your shoes are causing you pain in any way, then it’s definitely time for a new pair. In order to lengthen the life of your shoes, be sure to always untie the laces or straps every time you take them off and retie them when putting them back on. If your squeeze your foot out and in without untying the shoe, it will break down faster because of how much you stretch it.

The Shoe Buying Guide

  • The most important element to look for when buying a new pair of shoes is comfort. Consider who the shoes are for and when they will be wearing them. If there are long periods of walking or standing involved, then you’ll need to ensure the shoe provides adequate support.
  • Keep in mind that not all brands follow the same sizes. What is considered a size 8 in one brand may be a size 6 in another. Always measure your foot carefully using a flexible measuring tape, and then consult the sizing chart of the brand. This is the most accurate way to ensure you get the right size of shoes.
  • If you’re going to be walking on smooth surfaces that may be slippery when wet, you’ll need to consider what kind of tread the shoes have. This will help you avoid any slips and falls, which can be dangerous.
  • When looking for shoes for outdoor activities, consider whether they are waterproof. Otherwise, you may end up with wet feet and wet socks, which is highly uncomfortable.