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Questions? Text us at 919-373-3676
Questions? Text us at 919-373-3676

WHAT YOUR PURCHASE DOES

OUR FALL LESS THAN PERFECT SALE IS HERE

When items don't meet our strict quality standards, we do the most sustainable thing possible and offer them to you at a crazy discount. These items go super fast, so shop now.

SHOP LTP SALE

HOW WE ARE DIFFERENT

Many of our shoes on only available for limited preorder during certain times. Why? It allows us to only create exactly what we need, which is driven by what you buy. It also allows us to create more consistent, sustainable jobs for our makers in Guatemala. Better for people, better for the environment.

FREE RETURNS AND EXCHANGES

You don't have to worry about buying shoes online. We offer free returns and exchanges on all orders in the US.

Free shipping

When you spend $200+ for all orders in the US

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Questions? Text us at 919-373-3676

People are raving

We have hundreds of 5-star reviews

WHY WE EXIST

BUY AND SELL PRE-LOVED ITEMS

Introducing The Root Seller. Our new sustainable effort to putting more miles on your used items. You can now sell your used TRC shoes and bags and shop pre-loved items from other people.

BUY/SELL SUSTAINABLE
Making only

WHAT WE NEED

Overproduction is one of the biggest issues in the fashion industry. We are fighting that though small-batch production and a preorder model to make sure we make only what we need.

Making only

WHAT WE NEED

Overproduction is one of the biggest issues in the fashion industry. We are fighting that though small-batch production and a preorder model to make sure we make only what we need.

WHAT CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING

They're so comfortable and easy to slip into. I can't say enough about the quality of the shoes The Root Collective sells. My closet is filled with TRC, highly recommend them!

-MONICA

I’m a teacher on my feet all day. These shoes (heart eyes) go with so much, feel amazing all day, and have stayed so much cleaner than I expected (I did treat them with a suede spray). I brag about TRC all the time, and these beauties make it so easy.

-AMY

I am in love with my Shelly Sandals! They are so comfy + I have gotten so many compliments, giving me the opportunity to share about the great things happening at TRC!

-CHRISTINA

WE EXIST FOR PEOPLE AND PLANET

We are dedicated to responsible production, which is why we pay our makers fair wages and keep a low inventory, or offer products only on preorder. Reduce waste, respect people.

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