Top 5 Booties for Fall

Fall is in full-force here at Chiappetta Shoes and we have some exciting things happening in the near future. Fall is my absolute favorite time of the year. I’m partial to the cooler weather (hello sweater weather!), pumpkin picking, the change of fall foliage, the new cozy fall fashion and of course the fall footwear selection. In addition to shoes, … Read More

Newest Shoe Dog

Krista here, I’d like to introduce myself as the newest addition to the Chiappetta Team. A bit about myself, I attended the University of Wisconsin Parkside from 2012-2017 and graduated in May of this year with my B.A. in Graphic Design. In addition to Graphic Design, I keep myself busy by creating floral ceramic pieces, drawing portraits, hiking, and kayaking. … Read More

Vegas – Here We Go Again!

It’s that time again! Tony, Nick and Fred headed to the airport at 3:30 Sunday morning for their 6 am flight to beautiful Las Vegas. After renting a car and settling into their rooms at Caesars Palace, they headed straight to Todd English’s Pub (see Tony’s previous post here to get the full run-down on his favorite Vegas food and … Read More

Loyalty Program Design Contest

The beauty of being the next generation is that we have many tools previously unavailable to the former generation.  Technology is a blessing in regards to being able to do practically anything with little investment or manpower.  The curse is that with all these wonderfully cool things a business can do, we get easily distracted and pulled in multiple different … Read More

Vegas Baby, Vegas!

Vegas Chiappetta Blog Feature

Twice a year hundreds of thousands retailers, vendors, and middle men converge on the great city of Las Vegas for a multitude of trade shows revolving around footwear, clothing, jewelry, and much more. Being born and bred retailers, these trips set the tone for the season and inject inspiration into a new year. The change of scenery, the ringing of … Read More

EMPOWERMENT – 2016 Creative Theme


In the past decade we have seen our lives transform in remarkable ways thanks to technology and the ingenuity of the American entrepreneur. It’s now easier than ever to buy literally anything you can imagine with the snap of a finger.  We have it so good, our computers are telling us what we need to buy faster than our own … Read More


New Year, New You, New Us

I love this time of the year. The holidays are coming to an end, winter is setting in, and a new beginning is coming. New Year’s is a time where we like to sit back and reflect on the past 12 months on what we have learned from our mistakes, how we took advantage of our opportunities, and how our … Read More


We will be open Christmas Eve from 9:30am until 2:00pm, closed Christmas day, and back open Saturday with normal hours of 9:30am until 4:30pm. This time of the year it’s important to be grateful for what we have, our friends, and family.  George Bailey taught us a lot.  He taught us that often times fate and uncontrollable situations can dictate … Read More


DEFEAT RESTLESS FOOT SYNDROME by Anthony chips Chiappetta, Certified Pedorthist A topic that we confront on a daily basis is the concept of comfort.  Over the last few years most of the new customers of Chiappetta Shoes decide to come in looking for help with a foot problem, most often plantar fasciitis.  In dealing with offering a solution to these … Read More

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!!! With Free Shoes and Gifts!!!

We are a week away from Christmas day and it is crunch time for many of us. It is easy to forget exactly why this time of the year is special when you are frantically searching for that last present or trying to find that odd spice your cousin Vinny needs for his Christmas sauce. Make sure to remember that … Read More


On this weekend of door buster deals, stampedes over toys and TVs, and shop-in-your-sweatpants Monday lies a little gem called Small Business Saturday.  First observed in 2010, American Express has promoted this day as a national shopping holiday for all of your local retail partners.  Spending $100 at a local independent business equals $68 in local economic activity where spending … Read More


Chiappetta Shoes would like to introduce you to Frederick Marion Chiappetta: fifth generation Chiappetta, the third Frederick Chiappetta, and the first child for Anthony and Emiko Chiappetta.  We are more than ecstatic to announce he is a happy and healthy baby born seven pounds two ounces, twenty inches tall, and ten days early.  As a first time father, I had … Read More