Scorpio Shoes Blog

Christmas Shopping and Cyber Monday

With Christmas quickly approaching and the winter weather closing in, now is the time to start thinking about doing some Christmas shopping. Wrapping yourself up like a festive Michelin man, fighting your way through crowds of fellow shoppers and struggling through narrow aisles with arms full of bags, Christmas shopping is always such a joy. OK so I’m being a bit of a Christmas Grinch but if you are too then we at Scorpio Shoes might just be able to make it a bit more bearable this year. Traditionally known... Read More

To tattoo or not to tattoo? part 2

Once again Scorpio Shoes will be attending another tattoo exhibition, because we love them and we just cant keep away. This time its the Halloween Tattoo Bash at the Millenium Stadium in Cardiff on 2nd & 3rd November and we will be taking another fantastic range range of the most exciting and eye catching footwear available today, with unique brands such as Hades, Iron Fist, Iregular Choice and Rocket Dog to more well known names like Etnies, Converse and Vans. Will we be dressed up? what will our costumes be... Read More

Get Wild and Western

The Scorpio Shoes posse have just taken in our new collection of boots from Grinders and we’re feeling all cowboy. Now this doesn’t mean we are gonna build some dodgy conservatories, no we mean we’re donning our Stetsons,  saddling up our best ponies and heading off to the local watering hole with our best gals. This seasons collection of western boots really brings out the cowboy or cowgirl in you, so spit out that chewing tobaccy and lasso yourself a pair of these fantastic boots now.


This week some of the Scorpio Shoes staff were promoting the Newcastle store, giving away balloons and generally making fools of themselves in reply to Dr Martens opening a new store just around the corner from our Doc Shop. As the original Doc Shop in the area we wanted to remind people that we have a huge selection of DM’s as well as a fantastic range of other cutting edge footwear. The response we got from the public was amazing and if you were in the area you probably won’t... Read More

Are you a winner?

As we previously advertised, Scorpio Shoes were featuring at this years Manchester International Tattoo Show. It was a great weekend, and while Steve didn’t end up getting tattooed his better half Laura got a lovely little gecko tattoo on her foot.  We just want to say a big thank you to everyone who came over and said hello and everyone who helped us out before, during and after the event, we couldn’t have done it without you.   And now to the bit you all want to know, the competition... Read More

Win this amazing Dr. Martens Satchel

That’s right, you could be the proud new owner of this fantastic Dr. Martens leather satchel. Turn heads in the office or be the coolest kid in college with this ultra desirable fashion statement satchel. With a smooth cherry red leather finish, brass studs and buckles, embossed Dr. Martens logo and a rrp of over £100 you would be a fool not to want it. All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is enter our competition on our Facebook  page, it really is as... Read More

The summer of love

Ah summer, lovely lovely summer… everyone loves summer and to celebrate the love Scorpio Shoes have teamed up with T.U.K. shoes to give away 2 pairs of shoes for couples in love in our “Summer of Love” photo contest, one pair for you and one for your partner. Entry into our contest is easy, simply visit our Facebook competition page, complete the entry form and then upload your best photograph of you and your partner showing us just how lovely and in love you are (not too graphic please). Photographs... Read More

Should Steve get inked?

As we have previously promoted, Scorpio Shoes are featuring at this years Manchester International Tattoo Show and the buzz going around our office is whether Steve our area manager should get his first tattoo at the event? Steve is currently body modification free but has been hinting that he wouldn’t mind getting something done, especially at the show where some of the best tattooists in the world will be showcasing their talents. So we decided to run a little poll to see what you guys think and maybe you can... Read More

Tattoos, shoes and you

Right, let’s get straight to the point. Needle point that is as Scorpio Shoes will be featuring at this years Manchester International Tattoo Show on 3rd and 4th August in association with Skin deep and Big Tattoo Planet. We will be there with a stall showcasing some of our most daring and off the wall footwear from exciting brands such as Iron Fist and Hades to well-known known classics  from Dr. Martens, Vans and Etnies. We will also be running a number of competitions to win pairs of shoes and... Read More 22/05/2013

Introducing A New Brand to the Scorpio Stables; Brakeburn

Here at Scorpio Shoes we have added a new brand to the Scorpio Stables, and that brand is the mighty Brakeburn. We are kicking off with a small selection of trainers that feature fashionable leather uppers combined with a shock absorbing midsole (reminiscent of walking or hiking midsoles) to create footwear that looks good and can be worn for almost any occasion. Because of this wide variety of possible end uses, we anticipate that Brakeburn will be bought by a wide range of consumers looking for everyday fashionable yet functional... Read More