Osborn Design Studio Makes Fair-Trade Kicks That Are Pattern-Perfect

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There are all kinds of remedies for the winter blues, but we've found that nothing perks us up quite like a new pair of shoes. Just in time to save us from seasonal effectiveness disorder is Osborn Design Studios , run by Carla Venticinque-Osborn and Aaron Osborn who sell shoes produced in Guatemala by local artisans with traditional and recycled fabric. These fair-trade shoes come in a rainbow of graphic prints, from a gorgeous purple ikat to a plush floral velvet, and we're pretty sure that once we've got a pair of these strapped on, all gloomy thoughts about the dreary season will just fall to the wayside. The perfect winter pick-me-up if we've ever heard of one!
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