Growing up, I’d do just about anything to get out of tying my shoes. Remember those curly laces that twisted together so you didn’t have to tie them? Those were my jam. Slip-ons and velcro sneakers also got high marks. I knew how to tie my shoes just fine. But who wants to waste the time doing that?
These days, I’ve resigned myself to the fact that I usually do need to use laces—real ones. I don’t have any velcro on my shoe rack anymore, but I’m still a sucker for a solid slip-on.
So when I learned that MBT (for “Masai Barefoot Technology”) was launching a new iteration of its popular lightweight slip-on walki