Verdict from 100+ user reviews

5 reasons to buy

  • Comfortable: Plenty of owners find the Vionic Hattie comfortable to wear for everyday use and traveling.
  • Pain-relieving: Multiple people who suffer from plantar fasciitis claim relief from pain when wearing this walking shoe.
  • Breathable: The canvas top ventilates the foot chamber, shares a lot of users.
  • Customizable: Several folks appreciate that the insole can be replaced with custom orthotics.
  • Stylish: Many shoppers love the espadrilled accent wrapped on the shoe.

2 reasons not to buy

  • Stiff: Several wearers have commented that the canvas upper was too stiff at first, but softens once broken in.
  • Arch support: The molded insole did not provide the same arch support as other Vionic walking shoes, as stated by a few individuals.

Bottom line

The Vionic Hattie is crafted as an everyday walking shoe that delivers comfort via a breathable top and contoured insole. The jute-wrapped midsole exudes a relaxed vibe, making it suitable for beach or summer use. It comes recommended by those who want support in their footwear but not sacrifice style.

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What to expect from the Vionic Hattie

This lace-up walking shoe features a canvas top with soft fabric lining. These fabrics keep the interior airy while you walk on the beach or explore the city.

For comfort, the insole is designed by a podiatrist. It mimics the contours of the foot, hugging the underfoot and keeping it supported while you walk. Meanwhile, the EVA midsole softens foot landings so you can walk for miles without issues.

As for the outsole, the rubber bottom prevents you from taking a nasty spill when you're walking on indoor and outdoor surfaces.

Nice to know

The Vionic Hattie has the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Seal of Acceptance, meaning this trainer promotes good foot health.

The insole can easily be swapped with custom orthotics.


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