Schuh Imperfects: Everything You Need to Know

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The Schuh Imperfects section of the Schuh website is where you can buy designer shoes with slight marks and blemishes for a fraction of the regular price.

According to Schuh “… shoes that have suffered from a little too much interest come here to find forever homes. We reckon it’s all character building stuff – some products here will have scuffs, discolouration and other individual quirks.”

And it doesn’t just apply to women either – there are plenty of men’s and kids shoes available too!

If you are looking for a new pair of shoes and don’t want to spend too much but still want something that looks great, then this is the place for you!

7 Things You Need to Know About Schuh Imperfects

Here’s everything you need to know about buying shoes from Schuh Imperfects:

1. What is Schuh Imperfects?

The Schuh Imperfects website has kids shoes for bargain prices. Screenshot of children's adidas shoes among others.

Schuh Imperfects is the section of the Schuh website where you can buy discounted shoes. These are all one-off pieces from newer ranges and older ranges that have been discounted because there is something wrong with them.

They’re not damaged seriously, but they may be slightly scuffed or marked in some way – maybe a fabric mark on the sole or some colour bleeding on the uppers, for example.

Each listing has images provided showing the imperfection so you can make an informed choice. This is a great way to get cheap baby and kids shoes.

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2. What styles are available?

There is a huge variety of brands and styles at Schuh Imperfects . You’ll see designer shoes from the likes of Office , Ted Baker , Diesel , Quiksilver and many more.

They don’t just sell women’s shoes either – you can also find men’s and children’s shoes. There are accessories too, like belts and hats, as well as clothing items for all the family like trackies, jeans and baseball caps.

3. How to get the discount?

You don’t need to do anything special to get the discount.

Just navigate to the section on the Schuh website that lists the imperfects and the shoes are listed there, showing the discounted price. And that’s it – you’re getting a designer shoe at an even cheaper price!

4. Can I return Schuh Imperfects items?

Returns done online are FREE for ‘MySchuh’ account holders. There is a charge of £2.50 if you don’t have an account that that will be deducted from your refund. Exchanges are FREE. 

If returning to a store, you must return visit a store that uses the same currency as the original currency used to purchase the items.

Just keep in mind that you won’t be able to exchange for a new size as most of the shoes listed are one-offs.

5. The benefits of buying from Schuh Imperfects

Getting gorgeous kicks for cheap isn’t enough of a benefit for you? But seriously, Schuh imperfects lets you look great for less.

So you’ll have more money for investing for the future or going on holiday with. Ya know, the important things.

If you are looking to buy a pair of designer shoes but don’t want to spend top dollar on something that might not last as long, then this is the place for you.

6. How do I know what size I need for my shoe purchase on Schuh Imperfects?

Schuh do not offer a sizing service so you’ll need to know your shoe size before you order from Schuh Imperfects.

Screenshot of the email signup form on the Schuh Imperfects website

7. More ways to save on Schuh Imperfects

As if the prices weren’t low enough, Schuh offers a 10% student discount. They also offer a £5 voucher when you sign up for their email list. Check out Schuh Imperfects here.

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