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How to Be a Mom in Mexico

How to Be a Mom in Mexico

"You can mess with everything, except with people’s mothers." From midwives tales to breastfeeding and being a working mom, Laura, Poppy Barley's Operations Manager, writes about what motherhood is like in Mexico.
15-minute read
On-the-Go Leather Care

On-the-Go Leather Care

Three things to carry in your purse (or murse) that will help protect your leather shoes on the go.
2-minute read
Weekend Getaway to Jasper, Alberta

Weekend Getaway to Jasper, Alberta

Kendall shares her favourite places in Jasper, Alberta to sleep, workout, hangout and fuel up.
5-minute read
How to Store Your Boots For Summer

How to Store Your Boots For Summer

Our Customer Experience Lead, Yvonne, breaks down 7 simple steps to storing your boots for the summer and keeping them looking like new.
1-minute read
10 Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

10 Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Finding good Podcasts is hard. So we did the work for you.
9-minute read
Poppy Barley Summer Playlist

Poppy Barley Summer Playlist

With summer around the not-too-distant corner, we've put together a playlist of fresh music to tide you over until it arrives.
2-minute read

Guest Post: Vine Styles on Wine, Beer, Scotch, and Shoes

Poppy Barley is popping up at Vine Styles, Calgary, from March 27-28. See what types of wine, beer and scotch tastings they've paired with our Men's Collection.
3-minute read
Gifting Poppy Barley to Your Staff and Why it's the Perfect Time of Year to Say Thank You

Gifting Poppy Barley to Your Staff and Why it's the Perfect Time of Year to Say Thank You

Finding the perfect gift for your employees is an annual challenge. Here's how you can gift Poppy Barley custom shoes to your staff - at a discounted rate.
2-minute read
How-To Guide: Leather Boot Care

How-To Guide: Leather Boot Care

Five essential steps to caring for your boots so that you can start wearing them as soon as possible and keep them looking like new.
2-minute read
How has your relationship with your daughter changed since she had children of her own?

How has your relationship with your daughter changed since she had children of her own?

How does life change when you become a grandmother? Cathy, 67, came in with a few mini-members of her family (and her Poppy Barley boots!) to talk motherhood.
1-minute read
Mother's Day Poll: How is nesting for your second child different from your first?

Mother's Day Poll: How is nesting for your second child different from your first?

Meet Christine and little Alice (plus Baby #2) in today's chat about motherhood, and share your answer in the comments section!
2-minute read
Mother's Day Poll: How has your relationship with yourself changed since becoming a mother?

Mother's Day Poll: How has your relationship with yourself changed since becoming a mother?

It's our annual Mother's Day Event and we're having an honest conversation about motherhood! Get in on our Flats Bundles and answer our Mother's Day poll.
1-minute read