Malibu-chic: OTZ Shoes
The coolest thing out of Malibu other than palm trees, amazing beach homes, and ocean-side parties, is the revolutionary shoe brand, OTZ Shoes. Drawing inspiration from one of the oldest shoes to date, over 5,300 years old, in the Otzal Alps, the philosophy behind the shoes is that comfort should trump all else with a minimalist mentality.
All shoes are made with premium materials to not only guarantee craftsmanship and quality but also speak to OTZ’s good environmental citizenship. The technology and design uses high-end materials and innovative thinking to provide the maximum support in every pair while also looking chic and stylish.
Their Spring and Summer 2015 collection features materials ranging from Italian woven batik, stunning goat suede, perforated leathers, and woven camouflage. OTZ also uses natural cork technology. which shapes to the contour of your feet.
OTZ Shoes also comes in different footbeds: CORKfit, CORKlite, CORKminimalist, and CORKlite Vegan. The design promotes better posture and comfort and the cork has antimicrobial properties to promote happy and healthy feet.