Two Iconic Xero Shoes Sandals Now Available at Free People

(Broomfield, CO) March 26, 2024 – Xero Shoes partners with Free People to introduce two barefoot sandals, the Genesis and Z-Trek, into the fashion-forward retailer’s footwear collection. This collaboration marks a significant step for Xero Shoes as it expands its reach to fashion-conscious consumers, particularly those who appreciate a blend of natural movement, style and comfort.

The two sandals, Genesis and Z-Trek, are crafted with the Xero Shoes’ DNA – wider, foot-shaped toe boxes and zero-drop, flexible soles, they are designed to mimic the natural, barefoot experience. Xero Shoes continues to revolutionize the footwear industry by offering more than 50 styles of innovative barefoot shoes, boots, and sandals. 

Xero Shoes Genesis Packable Sandal is a staple of the product line with its huarache design and thin sole that offers the ultimate barefoot-inspired experience. It has adjustable cord straps that help tailor the perfect fit, and a traction outsole to ensure grip on any surface. The sandal is lightweight and packable, making it the perfect essential for your travel and getaway adventures. 

Xero Shoes Genesis Packable Sandal

  • Price: $45
  • Weight: 8.8oz for the pair (women’s size 7)
  • Colors: Grisaille, Stone, Black
  • Women’s Sizes: full sizes only, from 6-10


Xero Shoes Z-Trek Packable Sport Sandal can take you from the trail to the city with a sport sandal upper and the lightweight, barely-there feel of a packable travel sandal. This sandal is made from recycled nylon rPET straps that are fully adjustable to provide a customized fit. The sandals’ dual-direction chevron tread offers excellent grip on varying surfaces.

Xero Shoes Z-Trek Packable Sport Sandal

  • Price: $60
  • Weight: 8.8oz for the pair (women’s size 7)
  • Colors: Green, Black
  • Women’s Sizes: full sizes only, from 6-11

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Xero Shoes is one of the leading natural movement footwear brands with more than 50 casual and performance shoes, boots, and sandals. Co-Founders, husband and wife Steven Sashen and Lena Phoenix, founded the brand in 2009 with a DIY sandal-making kit and has grown to almost $50 Million net revenue. Xero Shoes are inspired by barefoot walking and allow your feet to function naturally while providing protection and style. The brand’s goal is to offer comfortable and natural footwear, enabling people to “Live Life Feet First”. Xero Shoes has more than 1.5 million loyal customers globally in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. 


Free People is a global lifestyle brand, defined by femininity, creativity, curiosity and adventure, with offerings in unique apparel, intimate wear, shoes and accessories. As an expansion of our lifestyle, Free People has moved into wellness, fitness, travel and curation of beauty starting from the inside out. The Philadelphia-based retailer is available via our global, UK and China sites, top department and specialty stores, as well as via Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and X.