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7 Summer Activities for the Minimalist Lifestyle

In the summer, days get longer. Life slows down. Warm temperatures open the door to an abundance of outdoor activities. The increase in temperature reduces the amount of gear you need to enjoy the outdoors. With a good pair of minimalist shoes and little or no gear, your summer possibilities are endless.

Same company, NEW LOOK!

As we grow, we continue to better understand ourselves, and who we are as a brand. We look forward to inspiring others through our energy, appreciation, and passion for the natural world in all that we do here at Lems.

WANT TO MOVE MORE NATURALLY? FOCUS ON YOUR TOES.

Lems’s design philosophy is built around the natural foot. All of our efforts are put toward making feet feel like they’re walking barefoot—even when cloaked in shoes.

INSIDE THE DESIGN: LEMS FOUNDER ON CRAFTING FOR THE NATURAL FOOT

Traditional shoes were not shaped around the shape of a human’s natural foot. Early hunters and gatherer obviously went barefoot or started to shroud the foot in floppy animal hides to protect the skin from the elements.

NFL-ER COOPER HELFET CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT HIS LEMS

Feet have been a big issue for outdoor enthusiast and NFL athlete and Cooper Helfet, 29, who has played for Seattle and Oakland. He’s had two season-ending injuries, one to each foot. The first was a stress fracture to his right, later set with a pin; the second was a weight-lifting accident involving a 90-pound mass smashing his left, just last year.

BEST APRÈS-ADVENTURE SPOTS IN BOULDER

Some days it’s all about the run. Others it’s all about after the run. When you’re looking for the latter, in Boulder there’s no better place to be than these inspiring après-activity spots. Come for the food, drinks and entertainment—and stay for the friends, old and new.

THIS GUY RAN A FULL MARATHON.. IN HIS NINE2FIVES!

A lot of our customers wear Primal 2s for physical activity or working out, and sometimes we even hear of them wearing the Boulder Boots. But this one threw us for a loop, Jared Campanella ran an entire full trail MARATHON in his Nine2Fives!

LEMS BRAND AMBASSADOR PROGRAM

Attention all Lems Lovers! We need YOU to apply for our Brand Ambassador Program so you can help us spread the word about happy, healthy feet and all the benefits of Lems Shoes!

HERE’S TO SKINNY COLORADO!

Well Colorado, you’ve done it again. Maintaining the same record from 2015, Colorado has officially been deemed the skinniest state in the nation. Come on, how cool is that!

PRIMAL 2 TEAL + VIOLET

Back in January of 2016, we sent out a mass email to our customer base in order to get your input on new colors for our Primal 2. Out of the 12 options provided, Teal and Violet were the winners, by a long shot!

END OF SUMMER GEAR GIVEAWAY!!!

In order to get you geared up for the fall, we teamed up with these awesome brands for an end of summer gear giveaway!

ADVENTURE STUFFS X LEMS SHOES

Adventure Stuffs is a group of young professionals who are passionate about traveling and storytelling. We’ve teamed up with them on their 2016 summer road trip around the country to some of the most beautiful destinations. Check out their journey through their eyes and see of their outstanding work that they’ve been sending over to us each week!