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Are you Ocean Minded?

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Ocean Minded™ a leading brand in ocean lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories for active outdoor enthusiasts has introduced a new close-toed shoe line. The 13-year-old company is known for its unique vision in pairing fashion, functionality and comfort in its product collections. The new close-toed shoe designs tout the innovative use of natural and sustainable materials including: organic cotton, metal-free leather, water-based glue, recycled Croslite™, recycled wool, recycled car tire and hemp.

“We’ve taken the concept of living ‘an ocean lifestyle’ year-round and have created comfortable shoes with the highest quality materials,” said Andy Palmer, general manager, Ocean Minded™. “With this new line we’re now able to offer consumers a year round footwear solution that fits their lifestyle and budget,” he said.

Finding the perfect spot can take a bit of work, so take a trek with the sublime styling of the Dune Rider from Ocean Minded™ and find a bit of surfing enlightenment. The Dune Rider uses recycled Croslite™ materials in the anatomical footbed to make these shoes comfortable, lightweight, and odor resistant. Enjoy the comfortably cool feeling of the natural wool lining on the inside and a combination upper of full-grain leather, nubuck leather, and metal-free suede for the outer shoe construction.

Being 'ocean minded' and living an 'ocean lifestyle' begins with the inspiration and allure that the world's oceans and beaches offer each one of us. The Ocean Minded™ brand enables an individual to identify, visualize and embrace their personal beach and water-oriented passions in the course of their daily adventure. Whether you're devoted to surfing in Hawaii, kayaking on the Sea of Cortez, snorkeling in Australia or warming up around a campfire in Big Sur, Ocean Minded™ welcomes you with open arms. Check out Ocean Minded™ at Zappos.com.