-Est. 1994-


 Independently owned and operated since 1994, STRADA celebrates its 25th year in our new and improved location
108 Main Street in Northampton, MA.
Located between the Teapot Resturant and Guild Art Supply under the bright yellow awning.

Fine European Footwear

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108 Main Street
Northampton MA

When you walk into Strada you will find a
well-edited collection of fine European footwear.
 Whether you prefer to shop on your own or appreciate the guidance of our experienced and knowledgeable staff, we strive to offer a comfortable, supportive and friendly shopping environment


Designed in Mill Valley, CA and meticulously crafted in Portugal. We use only the finest European leathers and materials, and strive to perfect every detail.  Triple-density memory foam insoles featuring superior-comfort Poron® under a layer of silky smooth leather—conforms to the unique shape of your foot for a custom fit. Easily removed if you wish to use your own orthotics.

Sanita clogs are accepted by the American Podiatric Medical Association for their exacting standards.  Clogs should feel roomy and there should be a 1/4 inch gap between the heel of your foot and the back of the clog.

Pedag is known for high quality shoe care products and anatomically correct orthotics.

Wolky footwear has a high density memory foam layer so that a unique individual imprint of your foot is transferred onto the insole of your shoe.

From statement high heels to classic ballerinas, Gabor shoes have a style to suit you. Half sizes and Gabor’s wide fit range makes it even easier to find the perfect pair to treat your feet for any occasion.  

A family owned business located in Ciutadella that has specialized in artisan Menorcan avarcas since 1945. The current manufacturers are the third generation of the Pons family that have proudly continued the family tradition. Pons avarcas are well known for being handcrafted in workshops where every last detail is given the utmost attention: from the raw materials, sourced 100% from Spain, used to their design and finishing, to achieve a product of the highest quality.

​Looking for ridiculously comfy shoes for your everyday adventures? Meet Cloud. With impeccable European craftsmanship, each pair is light, flexible and soft. Cloud has super soft leather, an extra cushioned insole, a no-smell footbed, custom adjustability, and an ultra flexible sole.

Built from the sturdy hands of European shoe makers, Unity.In.Diversity was developed with the mindset of providing an alternative perspective on the fashion versus comfort conversation. With three generations of shoe making experience, we are proud to showcase a collection that will both empower people to tackle their everyday adventures with style and flair.

Duckfeet shoes and boots are made of strong, high-quality leather and natural crepe rubber, completely without synthetic materials – simple and natural. The premium leather is sourced in Scandinavia, and processed by using enviro-friendly methods. The hand processing of Duckfeet shoes mean that no two pairs are identical: unique form coupled with excellent craftsmanship ensures a high quality shoe. Every pair is an example of beauty and quality craftsmanship with a long lifetime.

As a family business with humble beginnings making shoes in a converted parachute plant, we've refined our craft over decades to grow into a Canadian footwear staple with distribution all around the globe.  Always 100% waterproof, we seal every seam with pressure-sensitive EVA adhesive tape and waterproof adhesives. The stitching around the shoe is made from a non-wicking material to prevent it from absorbing water.


 Only the most experienced boot makers craft Corral boots by hand, and only from the finest leathers. Each Corral boot is handcrafted, one at a time, ensuring a western boot that is unique in design and incomparable in quality. 

For over 50 years, Ara® has been providing its customers with footwear that is both comfortable and stylish. This commitment to fashion, fit, and quality has allowed Ara to become one of Europe's greatest producers of women's footwear. With factories and offices in 6 countries, Ara is able to draw from a multitude of creative sources to deliver products that are on the leading edge of fashion and comfort.

Our export mission has taught us the importance of the fundamental aspects of our industry: comfort, design, and innovation. We have also learnt to listen to our different European customers, to observe them and try to offer them products according to their likes and preferences. Innovation is the foundation stone of our development.
Made of natural leather, just as nature intended.  No two shoes are identical, and it takes up to 200 manual work processes per shoe!  Correctly fitting last shapes that can be repaired by a local shoemaker or by THINK! at its site in Upper Austria.

Arcopédico is a high-quality women's comfort shoe brand specializing in lightweight, anatomically-designed, arch- and circulation-supporting shoes that are hand-made in Portugal and come in leather and vegan versions.

Throughout history, the need to cope with the cold climate in Russia’s countryside has produced some interesting inventions. After trying several ways to keep their feet warm, Russian peasants came up with the idea of using sheep’s wool to produce felted boots, now known as "Valenkis".Like traditional shoes, Baabuk shoes are felted in one piece, without seams or stitches. It makes the production process more complex but the shoes more durable and more comfortable.

Founded as a leather tannery in the 1800s and considered one of the oldest clog companies and brands in the world, Sandgrens remains a destination for those who seek a curated mix of traditional Swedish clog silhouettes with a modern appeal. 

An Israeli-Palestinian collaboration inspired by the sandal making heritage of the ancient land and handmade in Hebron with the finest materials.

Finn Comfort is recommended and endorsed by leading foot health experts worldwide and is often prescribed as the finest in therapeutic comfort footwear.

Naot features a unique anatomical footbed that replicates the contours of the foot, just like a footprint left when walking in the sand.

Antishokk is a patented technology in the heel that softens the impact by more than 50 per cent at every step. This protects the spine, vertebrae and joints.  

Designs specializes in unique, vibrant and environmentally conscious bags handcrafted in the USA.  Thought to be Earth's first supercontinent, Vaalbara is a symbol of the connection between people, environment and culture. Each bag is made with this idea in mind. Our fabrics are collected from every corner of the world and our inner lining is made with recycled plastic bottles.

Smartwool socks are made of Merino wool and are itch-free and naturally odor-free.

Our shoe laces are round, waxed, 36" and 100% cotton in a variety of colors.