Fall Fashion Must-Haves

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The wait is over – the season for brisk weather, beautiful foliage and pumpkin treats is finally here! With the fall season many exciting activities await, and no matter what the season has in store for you, Shopping Blitz wants you to enjoy it in style and comfort. Check out our wonderful list of fall fashion must-haves; you can buy our featured shoes and clothing online at ShoppingBlitz.com!

Fall Fashion Must-Haves for Women

Women’s Chooka Top Solid Mid Boots

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Don’t let the rain spoil your fall fun! You won’t mind sloshing through puddles and damp leaf piles with these spectacular rain boots from Chooka. Chooka’s Top Solid Mid Boots are so cozy and stylish that you may even find yourself wearing them when the sun’s out. These rain boots feature an easy pull-on construction, natural rubber upper, moisture-absorbing cotton lining, and leather pull and straps for adjusting the calf. Let’s not forget the removable padded footbed and non-skid rubber soles that increase traction on wet surfaces.

Whether you’re running errands or out exploring the vibrant foliage, your Chookas will be your go-to shoe on wet autumn days. Retails for $65.00.

Ibex Izzi FZ Top Sweatshirt

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The Ibex Izzi FZ Top Sweatshirt is a top you’ll always want within arms’ reach – that is, if you aren’t already wearing it. Featuring an exclusive blend of Merino, nylon and Spandex, it is perfect for lunchtime outings, evening runs and just because it looks and feels great. The Izzi FZ has a full-zip front, as well as snaps at the collar and cuffs. Plus it has hand-warmer pockets, and its lightweight material and relaxed fit will keep you comfortable and toasty all day long. Retails for $164.95.

Dansko Prima Clogs      

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The Dansko Prima Clog is perfect for the office and everyday wear. The Prima features the same construction as Dansko’s popular clog, but with a more tapered silhouette to give you the same outstanding comfort with a new sense of sophistication.  The anti-fatigue rocker bottom propels the foot while walking to protect the feet, legs and back during long hours on your feet. The roomy toe box permits your toes to wiggle freely for a healthy, more comfortable fit.

For those days when you need a shoe with comfort and sophisticated style, go with the Prima Clog. Retails for $144.95.

Stance Socks

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To Stance, socks are much more than a garment that’s seldom thought about – they’re a fashion statement.  Stance is all about creativity, individuality and expressing yourself, and that vision is deeply portrayed through their fun and unique sock styles. And, who better to represent that vision than Rihanna, the brand’s latest spokesperson and contributing creative director.  Express yourself this fall with our stunning sock designs from Stance, as well as the latest Stance collections from Rihanna.  Styles vary from $12.95 to $16.95. Shop Stance Socks here.

Fall Fashion Must-Haves for Men

Hush Puppies Style Chukka Boots

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Take on the fall season in style with the Style Chukka Boots from Hush Puppies. Whether you have an important business meeting or are enjoying a weekend junket, these shoes will keep you looking great right down to your feet and match perfectly with suits, jeans and everything in between. This contemporary dress style comes with two pairs of laces –  a mathcing tone and colored accent laces – and features a round toe shape and soft linings, as well as a flexible and durable leather and rubber outsole.

The HPO2Flex cushioning comforts conform to the way you walk for flawless fit and comfort. Retails for $140.00.

Neff Fold Heather Beanie

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The Neff Fold Heather Beanie is great for those causal, brisk fall days. Whether you’re going for a hike or pumpkin picking with the kids, the Fold Heather Beanie will compliment your style and keep you warm at the same time. It’s extra soft and light with a slightly ribbed knit texture and features the iconic Neff logo tag. Retails for $18.00.

Columbia Dotswarm II Full Zip Jacket

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The Columbia Dotswarm II Full Zip Jacket is not your average fall fleece. The Dotswarm II is a soft, rugged fleece that keeps you warm and cozy, thanks to the thermal-reflective lining that reflects your body heat while maintaining a high level of breathability. This jacket combines Columbia’s patented thermal-reflective technology with a soft and comfy MTR fleece fabric for the ultimate fall jacket for dynamic activity in chilly temperatures. Retails for $50.00.

Johnston & Murphy Cawood Loafers

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The Cawood Loafer from Johnston & Murphy features a classic design that’s suitable for professional and casual settings. The shoe’s full-grain leather upper with a moisture-wicking lining provides supreme breathability, while the dual side goring allows easy entry and a flexible stride. It also features a molded, foam-cushioned footbed for all-day interior ease, as well as a rubber sole for enhanced traction and breathability. Retails for $99.93.
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Top Summer Hiking Gear

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With the beautiful weather and sunny skies, summer is the perfect time to hit the trails. Whether you’re embarking on a single-day hike or week-long backpacking trip, tackle the trails with our featured hiking gear from Shopping Blitz

Men’s Columbia Peakfreak Nomad WP Sneaker

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The Peakfreak Nomad WP Sneaker is a great men’s hiking shoe for summer. This hiking sneaker features Columbia’s very best waterproof breathable construction and is designed to deliver lightweight, comfortable protection on all types of trails. The high-traction outsole and supportive and cushioned midsole provide high energy return, while the Omni-Tech technology keeps your feet dry and comfortable on even the longest hikes. Retails for $90.00.

Women’s Hi-Tec Fusion Sport Mid Waterproof Boot

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The Fusion Sport Mid Waterproof Boot from Hi-Tec takes hiking to the next level. This hiking shoe is incredibly comfortable, while providing superior support and protection on all types of terrain. The Fusion Sport Mid Waterproof Boot features a suede and high performance mesh upper and waterproof and breathable bootie membrane, so you can focus on the hike and not on your feet. Retails for $79.70.

Camelbak Classic 70 oz Hydration Pack

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In the hot summer heat, it’s very important that you stay hydrated during your hike. The CamelBak Classic Hydration Pack is perfect for keeping yourself hydrated on long hikes. The hydration pack holds 70 fl. oz. of water and features the Antidote reservoir that easily snaps closed. The low-profile design provides incredible comfort and stability and is ideal for hikers who travel lightly. Retails for $58.95.

Mountain Hardwear Cooling Ravi Flap Cap

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Mountain Hardwear’s Cooling Ravi Flap Cap keeps you cool, while shielding your scalp, neck and eyes from the sun. Featuring the innovative Cool. Q Zero technology, this cooling cap delivers an instant and continuous cooling sensation to keep you comfortable throughout your trek. The neck gaiter provides additional protection, while the brushed stretch nylon fabric with a soft, cotton-like hand and wicking finish supplies extra comfort. Retails for $40.00.

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National Fishing & Boating Week

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This week is National Fishing and Boating Week! National Fishing and Boating Week (June 6 – 14) is an annual celebration of fishing and boating that showcases the importance of recreational fishing and boating. Fishing and boating are great activities that improve the quality of life and help preserve the country’s natural beauty.

During National Fishing and Boating Week, many states also offer Free Fishing Days. On your state’s Free Fishing Day, you can fish in public waters without a fishing license. Free Fishing Days also provide an opportunity for amateurs to try out the sport. To find out when Free Fishing Day is in your state, visit takemefishing.org.

Before you embark on your fishing and boating adventures during National Fishing and Boating week, make sure you have the right clothes and shoes. Columbia Sportswear offers fishing shoes and clothes that are designed to keep you comfortable and protected all day long.

Check out some of our favorite fishing and boating styles from Columbia:

Men’s Columbia Terminal Tackle S/S Polo Shirt

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The Terminal Tackle S/S Polo Shirt from Columbia Sportswear is made with the active angler in mind. This shirt features high performance polo sports UPF 50 and super breathable Omni Wick technology. It’s extremely breathable, super comfortable and quick to dry, making it the ideal men’s fishing polo. Retails for $29.93.

Women’s Columbia Bahama Short Sleeve Shirt

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The Columbia Bahama Short Sleeve Shirt was designed for the dynamic sportswoman. This hardworking fishing shirt includes handy pockets and great performance features like venting and UPF 30. The hidden venting at the mid back keeps the cool air flowing through, so you stay cool and comfortable on the hottest fishing days. This shirt also features quick dry fabric and Omni Shade technology. Retails for $39.93.

Men’s Columbia Bonehead Vent Boat Shoes

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This leather boat shoe from Columbia is big on style, comfort and breathability. The Bonehead Vent’s classic style is ideal for casual summer days, while the highly drainable, super ventilated construction keeps you cool, dry and comfortable all day long. The responsive Techlite midsole features three lateral and three medial ports to facilitate water evacuation, and the footbed is removable for easy cleaning. Retails for $89.93.

Women’s Columbia Vulc N Vent Canvas Boat Shoes

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The Columbia Vulc N Vent Canvas Boat Shoes were made for fishing and boating. These high performance boat shoes feature an internal vented footbed and open mesh in the heel, which provide optimal breathability and comfort. The shoe also contains a lightweight washed canvas upper and canvas lining, as well as a solid non-marking outsole. Retails for $59.93.

Top Sportswear Brands

Whether you enjoy hiking and mountain climbing, surfing and snowboarding, or running and playing football, the world’s top brands of sportswear have something for every athlete and adventurer. Check out our top sportswear brands from Shopping Blitz:

Adidas

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Since the brand’s humble beginnings, adidas has become synonymous with sports shoes and clothes

and is one of the world’s top sportswear brands. Founded in Germany by Adi Dassler, the brand has made it their mission to create the best sports gear on the market for over 60 years. After developing the light trekking shoe for Reinhold Messner’s Mount Everest expedition in 1978, adidas made it their goal to expand their offering to elite outdoor athletes. Today adidas makes comfortable, flexible, stylish and top quality sports clothing, shoes and accessories for professional and amateur athletes and adventurers alike.

Columbia Sportswear

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Columbia Sportswear was founded in 1938 by a band of climbers and surfers who enjoys the outdoors just as much as you do. For more than 70 years, Columbia Sportswear has been creating the best outdoor gear for adventurers of all ages. The brand lives up to their mission statement, which is to “Design and deliver authentic, outdoor, high-value products for active consumers of all ages.” Wherever your excursions take you, Columbia’s sportswear and outdoor gear will keep you comfortable and protected all day long.

Under Armour

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Under Armour was founded in 1996 by former University of Maryland football player Kevin Plank, who wanted to improve the moisture-resistance of the undershirts he and his teammates were wearing. As the originator of performance apparel and gear, Under Armour products are designed to keep you comfortable, dry and light throughout the duration of a game, practice or workout. The brand’s HeatGear® keeps you cool when it’s hot, ColdGear® keeps you warm when it’s cold, and AllSeasonGear® is for when you’re caught in between the extremes.

Fila

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Fila was founded in 1911 and has become one of the world’s largest sportswear manufacturers. Founded in Italy by the Fila brothers, the brand originally started out making clothes for people in the Italian Alps, but has grown to manufacture some of the best sportswear for professional athletes and your everyday consumer. The brand has become associated with performance and sophistication, as their apparel and gear are worn by both world renowned athletes and the fashion conscious.

Caution: Shopping Blitz Showroom is UNDER CONSTRUCTION!

We’ve decided it’s time for change. Renovations to improve your shopping experience are underway at our showroom store in Union, NJ! Here’s a sneak-peek at what’s in store:

Better Layout. More space and less clutter is our goal and so far, it’s looking good! Wall space is being properly utilized to make items easily accessible while allowing breathing room as you walk around.

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More Brands! We still have the classics – our Life is good tees and Columbia jackets are still in full display, but soon you’ll be able to shop our New Balance wall and Dakine backpack section as well! Furthermore, our sales department is working feverishly to bring in the greatest brands out there. Be on the lookout for the latest brands added to also be displayed in our showroom!

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Dance Section. Calling all dancers, gymnasts, and cheerleaders! We’re soon to become your go-to place for dance and activewear products! With the recent launching of brands Body Wrappers  and Motionwear – and let’s not forget our pioneer Capezio in the forefront, we’re stocking our show room with more options than ever before! Leotards, tights, and dance shoes will be on display soon for customers that wish to see the products before they buy.

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A special “Thank You” to our fellow SB staff, Jill & Bern for turning our vision into a reality! Don’t be shy! Come on in and take a look, but please pardon our appearance as we continue to make Shopping Blitz your #1 choice for clothing and lifestyle products!