Spoilt for Choice


Now even more wide and extra wide shoes, trainers and sandals.

With brand new styles in our widest and deepest fittings, you're spoilt for choice this Spring.

We're called DB Wider Fit Shoes for a reason! That's because we offer the widest and deepest fitting shoes on the market with fittings from E-8E (that's EEEEEEEE!). But not only are they extra wide and deep, they're designed for confidence as well as comfort, so you can expect great styles.

Our range of extra-wide and deep fitting shoes just got bigger so you don't have to take what you can get. With over 100 styles available in our widest and deepest 6V (fits a 6E to an 8E width) variable width fitting, you're spoilt for choice.

There are canvas pumps with bumper soles, trainers, sandals, flat casuals, even dress shoes, all available to 8E width - that's EEEEEEEE - the widest and deepest on the market!

There are bold colours or mute colours, block colours or patterned. The choice really is yours.

Read on to discover a world of style and comfort.


Stylish Summer Canvas Pumps with Hidden Depth


The biggest new addition to our 6V variable width range is the introduction of our Bumper Sole Canvas styles – previously only available in 2V fitting.

They're just like a regular canvas pump but with extra height and extra depth that is cleverly hidden within the bumper sole, so they don't look as wide & deep as they really are!

Two removable cushioned insoles make them super-comfy and allow you to vary the amount of internal space available in the shoe for extra comfort or to insert your own orthotic or specialist insoles and in-built heel stiffeners offer increased stability.

There are lace-up styles like Yoko and Tampa designed for extra security of fit and adjustability for more active feet, or easy slip-on styles with elasticated straps for easy access, like Cincinnati

You'll find bold summer colours in either block or patterns, or more muted colours for the more reserved.

What's more, all of these styles are made with no animal products, making them suitable for people living a vegan lifestyle.

*Be the first to own these styles! They'll be in stock from around 1st April and are available to pre-order now for immediate dispatch once they arrive. Whilst we take pre-authorisation on your order, no money will be taken from your bank until we dispatch your order.*


Browse all ladies wide and extra-wide fitting bumper sole canvas


Extra-wide fitting trainers for active feet


It's not only new canvas styles we've added, but stunning new wide and extra wide fitting trainers, so you can keep active this spring, without worrying about your feet.

You'll not only find a choice of lace-up or strap fittings, like Diss or Fox, but also a choice of toe shapes, like round toed Echo or almond toed Aditi.

There are also stretch trainers like Ellen, Fox, Whitworth and more and even animal product free trainers like Daytona and Beryl.

All with our lightweight Air-bubble technology sole to make you feel as though you're walking on air!


Browse all ladies wide and extra-wide fitting trainers


Extra-wide fitting sandals


Think summer think sandals!

And we have you more than covered with a choice of sandals for hitting the beach or for holiday nights out!

For day wear round the pool we've got you covered with super comfy mules, or extra wide opening canvas sandals. Mule styles Swallow and Seychelles are super easy to slip on and off that also open up wide with for easy access and adjustable, touch fastening toe piece for adjustability. Plus, aren't they just beautiful?!

Oracle is a pretty canvas style that's soft on the feet with full heel support and double adjustable touch straps for a comfortable fit.

The punched design allows air to circulate, keeping your feet cool and helps disguise 'bumpy' feet.

All the above include a flared heel for increased stability and injection moulded PVC sole that is hard-wearing and can also be spliced for lifts to be added.



For something to take you into the evenings, let's start with super stylish Kay, just perfect for looking the part on balmy summer nights! The laces open all the way to the toe for easy access and can be easily adjusted if your feet swell during the day (or night!). There's also an elasticated ankle strap for ease of fit.

Halford also offers a dressier styling, with elasticated inserts that stretch to fit your feet.

Best-selling Kylie is another flat sandal ideal for all day wear. With a full heel design (like a shoe) and a flared sole for increased support and stability, they also open up for easy access and can be easily adjusted. The Air-Bubble soles cushion every step you take.


Browse all ladies wide and extra-wide fitting sandals


Extra wide fitting Loafers and Pumps


Loafers and pumps are the perfect versatile shoe style. Equally at home with jeans for a dress down look or dressed up for smart casual occasions.

Diana is our best-selling classic loafer style, in soft sheepskin or goat suede uppers that gently mould to your foot shape, leather 'Air Comfort' padded insoles that give ultimate comfort and are removable, allowing you to create extra depth or insert your own orthotic insoles.

You'll also be sure-footed with our lightweight, flexible & grippy slim look soles.

What's more, Diana is available in 9 different Spring colours, so you can be sure there's a Diana for your outfit!

Bingham is another classic loafer style with attractive woven detail that adds that touch of class and, for an even smarter look that you can really dress up, there's stunning new style Driffield, ideal for summer with punched design that allows air to circulate, keeping your feet cool.

One of our cute pumps available in our widest fittings, Emmental can also be dressed up for occasions or down for more casual wear. In soft gold, nude or navy you can be sure Emmental looks great with everything in your wardrobe.


Browse all ladies wide and extra-wide fitting loafers and pumps


Extra Wide Shoes for weddings


Weddings and other special occasions should be something to look forward to without worrying about being in pain. We hear from many of our customers that, until they discovered our shoes, these occasions were filled with dread as they'd have to make the choice of wearing trainers or flip-flops to a wedding, or wear dress shoes and be in excruciating pain all day (and often the next).

This is not a choice that we believe you should have to make, and our dress shoes and smart flats mean you don't have to choose. You can have style AND comfort. You can look the part in confidence that your feet will feel as good as you look.

The above styles are available in 6E width fitting and Constance and Asia are available in half sizes too.

Court shoe Constance has a round toe box that in a patterned textile that stretches to the shape of your foot to allow extra room and contains no seams in the toe box making for an extremely comfortable wear with no rubbing. The pattern not only looks beautiful but also disguises bumpy feet!

Classic court shoe Asia has an elasticated topline for a super-comfy fit and is available in black leather or a stunning black suede with gemstone heel.

And for something a little different, Canterbury is a super stylish, smart flat shoe with punched design detail that allows air to circulate, keeping your feet cool and prettily hides your toes, whilst sleek slingback Katrina design has a chain detail buckle and padded leather comfort footbed to look the part in total comfort.


Browse all ladies wide and extra-wide fitting dress shoes


Extra Wide Fitting Men's Shoes


Of course, men have extra wide feet too! That's why we have a huge range of wide and extra wide fitting men's shoes across smart shoes, casuals, trainers, stretch and canvas, with all the same features you'll find in our ladies' shoes, just specially designed for men.

Amongst other features there are lace-ups and slip-ons, adjustable cut-to-fit straps, extra-wide opening shoes, Air-bubble soles and elasticated straps.

Take classic style Chris - one of many classic men's styles - in soft leather with square toe shape, lightweight Air-bubble Technology sole and twin elastic gusset for improved fit.

How about or range of men's wide-fitting trainers, like lace-up trainer Dawson or strap fastening Logan just two of many.

Best-selling Cannock is a soft canvas style with easy touch fastening straps that can be worn indoors or outdoors and is so comfy you'll not want to take it off!

Cannock is also made with no animal products, making them ideal for people living a vegan lifestyle.


There are so many men's extra wide fitting shoes that we just can't list them all, but you can browse all mens wide fitting and extra wide fitting shoes now


VAT Free Footwear


Did you know, if you need 6E, 6V or 8E fitting footwear and have a qualifying condition, that you might be eligible for VAT relief?

This means that you could essentially benefit from a discount of 20%. And what's more, our promotional discount codes still apply, meaning you can gain further savings.

We make it easy to claim your VAT relief by clearly listing the VAT exempt price against qualifying products and provide a very short form to fill out as part of the checkout process when ordering your 6E, 8E or 6V fitting shoes.

Qualifying conditions for VAT free purchases include physical or mental impairment that affects your ability to carry out everyday activities, for example, blindness; conditions treated as chronic sickness, such as diabetes, arthritis or lymphedema; and long-term illnesses.

Look out for the link underneath our available fittings on each product page to claim your VAT exemption.



Need help?


If you're unsure about anything at all to do with our styles, features or fittings and whether they're right for you, please do contact us on +44 (0)1933 311 077, Monday to Friday, 9-5 to speak with one of our friendly, knowledgeable UK based customer services team, who will be delighted to help.

“Thank you for making it so easy and possible to try on shoes at home during these unprecedented times and for your amazingly helpful website.

I have arthritis in my feet and have struggled for years to find nice shoes for special occasions which I can walk in.

Your website is a wonderful discovery!”

Dr F


We know that it's really difficult to order footwear online and find the perfect fit, but we want to make it as easy, risk-free and stress-free as possible. That's why we offer free returns and exchanges on all UK orders so that, if you're in the UK and have ordered from us and the shoes aren't right for whatever reason, you can give us a call to discuss the problem and return them to us, unworn except for trying on to exchange for a different size, style or fitting without paying a penny more in postage.

Once you've found your perfect fit, you'll never look back!

We hope that you agree that our wide-fitting shoes and boots are the best shoes for arthritic feet!


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