A true story…about clogs. Ugglebo Clogs, that is.

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Let me start by telling you that I was a child in the ’70s, not a child OF the ’70s (which means two distinctly different things). And in the ’70s, clogs were all the rage. But I wasn’t allowed to have clogs. My father refused to let me have a pair of clogs because he thought they would, as he put it, “walk like Frankenstein.”

Now that’s just plain ridiculous.

Ugglebo Clogs Isio Brown Clogs

So, every chance I got, which was a few times a week, I would wear my aunt’s clogs when I was at her house, from the time I arrived until the minute I had to leave. I would walk outside and up and down the street, to show off “my” clogs. I would stomp all over the house, wearing them, loving the sound they made as I made my way from tile to hardwood and back and forth. Oh, how I loved those clogs. But I never owned a pair. Never ever.

Until now, thanks to Ugglebo.

Ugglebo? How do you even say that? Easy: oog-le-boo.

Ugglebo Clogs High Heel Clogs

Uggglebo hand-crafts ALL their clogs in Sweden, and have since 1965, when the company was created by a man named Sven. Sven, it turns out, had a “vision of fashion and comfort coming perfectly together as one.” I think I would have really liked Sven.

So, when I got the opportunity to review a pair of Ugglebo Clogs, I was like a giddy schoolgirl. And, boom, the pair I absolutely loved arrived…

Ugglebo Clogs Packaging

Isn’t that adorable?? They put a personalized message right on the box. *sigh*

And this is what I was thrilled to release from the package…

Ugglebo Clogs Low Heel Tan Clogs

That’s the Tokyo Clog (notice the low heels…perfect for me, since I have back issues and stability issues (due to an ankle injury, among other things). I love love LOVE the color (called “Nature”), the quality, the stitching, and the little owl design on the side. LOVE THEM!

Ugglebo Clogs Low Heel Clogs

Oh man. How I love these clogs. Love love LOVE. They look great, feel great, and they are clogs that you will ooh and ahh over. No, seriously. And other clog people (we’re a certain breed, I think) are going to be mighty jealous of you when you’re sporting this killer clogs.

Trust me…you will love the quality and craftsmanship of Ugglebo Clogs as well…and wait til you see the variety of clogs they have to offer! It’s wild — there are clogs you didn’t even know existed! They have high heel clogs and wedges, boots, mid-heel clogs, and low-heel clogs. Like these, for example…

Ugglebo Clogs Mary Jane Clogs

I know, right? Don’t take my word for it…check them out for yourself. You will NOT be disappointed. Ugglebo Clogs are the bee’s knees. And, now I have my clogs. My very first pair of clogs. Thanks to Ugglebo. I almost want to cry.

Please note: Ugglebo Clogs are now distributed by JanSwede Clogs in the United States.

I was not compensated for writing this post. Ugglebo provided product for review. My opinions are 100% honest and 100% mine.

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Comments

  1. says

    Isn’t it wonderful to finally have something you’ve wanted forever? I was very similarly giddy over a pair of Air Jordans and a pair of Doc Martens, haha! And those items always live up to expectations, don’t they? :)

    Your clogs are staggeringly reminiscent of the pair I had in 7th grade… when the clog made it’s return to the fashion scene in the mid-90′s and I HAD to have them (and much to my mom’s pleasure, I’m sure, I wore them for almost 2 years, and them passed them along to a friend once they got too small for me… and she wore them to death). I loved those clogs! Yours are cute… that owl is adorable!

  2. says

    I remember my first pair of clogs! I remember my dad hating the way they sounded walking on tile floors…lol! I’m sure I wore them even more just to annoy him.

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