Family Shoe Stores

The Top 5:

• Abbott Shoes – North Reading

• Michelson’s Shoes – Lexington & Needham

• Pisini Shoe Store – Franklin

• Red’s Shoe Barn – Plaistow, N.H.

• The Barn – Newton

The Winner:

Michelson’s Shoes

1780 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington


1082 Great Plain Ave., Needham


Sandals, sneakers, rain boots – and more! Since Michelson’s opening in 1919, this family owned and operated shoe store has sold quality shoes at reasonable prices. A perennial Family Favorite Award winner, Michelson’s does more than just find the perfect fit – they help children of all ages walk and run on sidewalks, through parks and down hallways of schools.