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BEST Children's Shoes

1999 BEST Children's Shoes

Varese Shoes


It’s worth braving the Big Dig quagmire to check out this store. But don’t be fooled by the antiquated exterior and no-frills interior; inside is a selection of imported Italian-leather children’s shoes that far surpasses the standard mall offerings—without the… read more»

1998 BEST Children's Shoes

Varese Shoes


This is the place for parents tired of chain stores and brands, logos, and swooshes. For more than 40 years, Mario Corsaro has been buying classic, supple leather Italian shoes for children. His staff is trained in the art of… read more»

1995 BEST Children's Shoes

The Barn


The Barn’s motto is It’s Hard to Find a Better Buy in Shoes. We’d add that it’s hard to find The Barn, hidden as it is behind a Citgo station off Washington Street. But when you do, you’ve found the… read more»