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Dansko Karl

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  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • You may be more comfortable sizing downward for open-back models (for example, if you are a US size 11, you may want to choose EU size 44).
  • Dansko's most traditional open-back style for men that takes on the critical roll of providing comfort to those in the nursing, hospitality and other occupational fields.
  • Your heel should be either even with or slightly forward of the back of the clog and your toes should not hit the front of the clog.
  • High quality leather upper follows the natural contours of the foot. Box leather is ideal for the workplace environments with wet, acidic or greasy conditions. It has a smooth, clean finish with the natural irregularities removed. It is the easiest leather to maintain, and can be wiped clean with soap and water.
  • Instep collar is generously padded.
  • Roomy Thermoplastic toe box provides durable reinforcement and toe protection while allowing toes to move comfortably.
  • Nonallergenic vegetable tanned leather sockliner wrapped around synthetic foam absorbs and evaporates perspiration.
  • PVC inner frame provides stability and reduces torque and pronation.
  • Rocker bottom propels the foot forward when walking.
  • Dansko Stapled clog outsoles are designed to be suitably slip resistant in workplace environments where excesses of vegetable oils and animal fats are present. Slip resistant tests have been carried out by SATRA, the world's leading research and technology organization for the footwear industry.
  • Dansko's Stapled Clog Collection proudly carries the Seal of Acceptance from the American Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Dansko Footwear Size Chart
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 1 lb
  • Product measurements were taken using size 42 (US Men's 8.5-9), width Regular. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

59% Felt true to size
  • 2% Full size too large
  • 4% Half size too Large
  • 59% True to size
  • 15% Half size too small
  • 20% Full size too small
88% Felt true to width
  • 88% Felt true to width
  • 8% Felt narrower than marked
  • 3% Felt wider than marked
77% Excellent arch support
  • 77% Excellent arch support
  • 21% Moderate arch support
  • 2% No arch support

Item Information

  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • You may be more comfortable sizing downward for open-back models (for example, if you are a US size 11, you may want to choose EU size 44).
  • Dansko's most traditional open-back style for men that takes on the critical roll of providing comfort to those in the nursing, hospitality and other occupational fields.
  • Your heel should be either even with or slightly forward of the back of the clog and your toes should not hit the front of the clog.
  • High quality leather upper follows the natural contours of the foot. Box leather is ideal for the workplace environments with wet, acidic or greasy conditions. It has a smooth, clean finish with the natural irregularities removed. It is the easiest leather to maintain, and can be wiped clean with soap and water.
  • Instep collar is generously padded.
  • Roomy Thermoplastic toe box provides durable reinforcement and toe protection while allowing toes to move comfortably.
  • Nonallergenic vegetable tanned leather sockliner wrapped around synthetic foam absorbs and evaporates perspiration.
  • PVC inner frame provides stability and reduces torque and pronation.
  • Rocker bottom propels the foot forward when walking.
  • Dansko Stapled clog outsoles are designed to be suitably slip resistant in workplace environments where excesses of vegetable oils and animal fats are present. Slip resistant tests have been carried out by SATRA, the world's leading research and technology organization for the footwear industry.
  • Dansko's Stapled Clog Collection proudly carries the Seal of Acceptance from the American Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Dansko Footwear Size Chart
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 1 lb
  • Product measurements were taken using size 42 (US Men's 8.5-9), width Regular. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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Customer Reviews

Dansko Karl

Average rating is 5 out of 5 from a total of 134 reviews.

Top Positive Review

3 people found this review helpful.

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Great service! Wonderful help over the phone. My husband is addicted to the clogs, great fit and very comfortable I so recommend these shoes. Will purchase these again and again.

Read more » « Show less January 15, 2012 by Gudrun T
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Top Critical Review

1 person found this review helpful.

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I am very disappointed with this product. Although I have owned two pair of Dansko shoes previously, these shoes hurt my feet. Both heels become so sensitve that I can barely walk after wearing them for several hours. I have put them in the closet and wear other shoes I own.

Read more » « Show less April 29, 2012 by Stan
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Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I have developed a severe case of plantar fasciitis to the point where some days I could hardly walk. I'd sit at my desk all day at work because I couldn't stand up with out tremendous pain. My daughter, a teacher, recommended I try these shoes. They are great! No more pain -- unbelievable. I bought a black pair and then went back a few weeks later and bought a brown pair. After a month, I had some trouble with the brown pair and called Zappos. What wonderful customer service! Two days later I had a new pair and packed up the bum pair for the return shipment, all paid for by Zappos. These are the most comfortable shoes I've ever worn. And Zappos excels in their service delivery. The best of all worlds.

I'd also recommend: OluKai Sliders

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  • from Charlotte, NC
Overall: Rated: 4 stars! Comfort: Rated:4 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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Accurate size fit. Took 2 weeks to break in. Comfortable decent looking kitchen shoe.

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  • from Tampa, Florida
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:4 stars!
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I finally replaced the my trusty brown clogs of the same style after about 10 years. Still love them, these are breaking in nicely!

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Excellent arch support

  • from Kansas
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I have that Plantar thing and my left foot ached so much I could hardly walk. My daughter, who is a teacher on her feet all day, recommended these shoes to me. They are phenomenal! No more pain. The first pair I ordered was black. Two weeks later I had to order a pair in brown. They fit like a glove. I'll never go back to flat-footed shoes. By the way, Zappos ROCKS! I had my shoes within a couple of days. Very easy, very smooth, very professional. I couldn't be happier!

I'd also recommend: Olu Kai Sliders

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Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

Excellent arch support

  • from Charlotte, NC
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I have high arches and the 45 accommodated both the length of my foot and the height of my arch. It takes a few days to break these shoes in but after 5-7 days they feel like a second skin. If possible I would recommend wearing them around the house for 1-2 hours for a few days to break them in.

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Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

Excellent arch support

  • from New Jersey
$125.00

Width: Regular

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