Originating in 1968, Footmates was the creation of historic children’s shoe manufacturer, Badorf Shoe Company, Inc. Footmates has developed a vast following due to its commitment to creating the finest infant and toddler shoes for kids. Specializing in basic and classic patterns, Footmates uses the finest leathers and materials to provide the perfect look, feel and fit for your child. Whether for special occasions or for everyday wear, Footmates provides the style that parents want and the comfort that children need. Footmates’ specialized Custom Fit System (CFS) provides dual-insoles to allow customized fitting for those sometimes difficult toddler feet! Millions of customers have trusted their children’s feet to Footmates. See for yourself the “classic” difference.