Footwear Gifts for Friends this Christmas

Footwear Gifts for Friends this Christmas

Deciding what to get your friends for Christmas each year can be tricky, especially if you need to buy for multiple people.

Thankfully, at Hirst Footwear we have a variety of different shoes and boots to get your friends this year.

What are the best gift ideas for your friends?

There are a number of different unique gifts you can get for your friends this Christmas, including:

  • Clothing

  • Accessories

  • Footwear, for him and her

  • Jewellery

  • Food and drink

  • Homeware

  • Experience vouchers

What types of footwear would make a good gift for a friend?

What type of footwear you buy for your friend depends on their likes and hobbies. For example, if you have a friend who is a nature lover, a good gift for them would be a sturdy pair of walking boots. However, if your friend is more of a city walker, investing in a good pair of Skechers trainers for them would make the perfect gift.

If your friend follows a certain lifestyle, such as veganism, why not buy them a pair of vegan footwear that will last them a lifetime.

Top footwear gifts for friends at Christmas

Footwear for friends who love the outdoors

For your friends who love the outdoors, why not opt for a good pair of walking shoes or boots.y

The Hi-tec Ladies V-Lite Psych WP Dark Turquoise/Blue/Pink Waterproof Hiking Boots are a great choice for the female friends in your life who love exploring the outdoors. These recycled lightweight polyester uppers come with supportive PU overlays and rear foot heel cradle for support and stability.


These boots feature Dri-Tec waterproof and breathable membrane ensuring feet stay dry and comfortable. The lightweight V-Lite rubber outsole also has to distribute weight whilst still providing excellent traction and wear.

The Hi-tec Mens Altitude Infinity Al Mid Waterproof Brown Walking Boots are a pair of boots which are perfect for any weather and will allow flexibility and support no matter what terrain they’re walking on.


Premium leather coated uppers provide durability and comfort, while the Dri-Tec waterproof membrane keeps feet dry and comfortable. The gusset tongue helps to prevent dirt and debris entering the shoe, while the MD traction outsole improves grip when walking up and downhill.



Footwear for friends who love walking


If your friend loves to walk around, whether that's through cities or parks, a good pair of trainers will ensure their feet stay comfy all day long.

The Skechers Go Walk 6.0 Iconic Vision Navy/Turquoise Trainers are an amazing well-cushioned shoe that provides comfort to daily walks. These lace-up trainers feature athletic mesh uppers with Air-Cooled Goga Mat insoles, lightweight Ultra-Go cushioning midsoles and high rebound technology for added support.


These trainers also feature Ortholite comfort foam insole layer, which add long-term cushioning and a high level of breathability for long lasting comfort and dryness all day.

The Skechers Mens Grey Vapor Foam Varien Vegan are vegan lace-up trainers that provide all the comfort and sleek style that your friends will need as they get their steps in.


These trainers feature mesh and synthetic uppers that help with breathability, alongside the Skechers Air-Cooled Memory Foam insoles as well as ultra-lightweight Vapour Foam cushioning.


Footwear for vegan friends

If you have friends who are vegan, why not treat them to a brand new pair of vegan shoes.

The ​​Ruby Shoo Ronni Black Vegan Low Heeled Ankle Boots are the perfect autumn and winter vegan ankle boots to treat your friend to this Christmas. These boots feature a chunky and flexible sole unit which combines comfort and style.


They feature a glossy black patent finish as well as a textured embossed velvet finish. They feature an inner zip and elastic panel, with an easy to walk on 3cm heel.

The Wrangler Mens Clay Vegan Brown Cognac Lace Up Shoes will keep your friends feet comfortable and stylish whilst still being environmentally friendly thanks to the vegan materials.

These shoes feature memory foam cushioning, as well as gripped gum rubber soles for extra support and stability.

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