Give that special someone a Gift Card to SoleSpace!
They can use the card like cash for shoes, tees, hoodies & more at either of our stores.
Be sure to include your email address below, as well as the name of the recipient and who you want it to be "from."
Check out the feature on us in June's issue of Footwear Plus!
Big thanks to Annie Loynd for doing a great job with the piece.
See you soon :)
"With the Faces of Fracking project, the Citizen Engagement Lab’s (CEL) Climate Lab has been documenting the stories of whose lives are directly affected by fracking and those leading the grassroots movement against it. The multi-media project is hosted on FacesOfFracking.org, and each subject’s story is made up of photographs, an audio interview, and a written narrative. Now, these photographs, taken by Sarah Craig, are on view at SoleSpace (1714 Telegraph Ave., Oakland) in an exhibition titled after the project..."
Last week we opened up our doors as a Community Healing Center where folks could come to express their feelings through art about the verdict in the Mike Brown/Darren Wilson case from Ferguson.
Journalists Jun Stinson and Dena Takruri produced this piece for AJ+ featuring some of the art that was produced as a backdrop for their interviews.
Wow! SoleSpace was named "Best Soles with Soul" in the annual "Best of The Bay" issue of the SF Bay Guardian, published 10/15/14.
"Yes, you can buy pretty shoes at SoleSpace - but there is so much more to this downtown Oakland storefront than retail offerings. Take for example the community-based events that draw young, creative, diverse crowds into the shoe store's doors..."
This comes right on the heels of winning "Best Shoe Store" and "Best Arts/Retail Combo" in the East Bay Express' annual poll!
Thanks for all the love. We'll keep trying to improve, you keep telling us what we can do better.