DIY Vibram

Summary: DIY barefoot sandal kit with 4 or 6mm Vibram Cherry sole, minimal tread for trails, cord strap, thong, multiple colors, and extra-wide, foot-shaped toebox.

DIY Vibram

1. Overview

The DIY Vibram by Xero Shoes is an affordable lightweight barefoot sandal for men, women, and kids designed in the United States with great overall versatility.



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Basic Details

  • Thin: [4mm] sole for proper ground feel.
  • Flex: [great] bend for natural movement.
  • Width: [custom] foot-shaped toebox for splay.
  • Zero-Drop: [0mm] same height in front/back.
  • Barefoot: [feels] like being fully barefoot.

2. Features

The Xero Shoes DIY Vibram has a custom foot-shaped toebox, super thin 4mm outsole, great flexibility, and minimal tread, and is made with synthetic and vegan materials.




  • Gender: [men/women/kids] in multiple styles.
  • Materials: [synthetic] vegan.
  • Toebox: [foot-shaped] for natural toe splay.
  • Insole: [thin] .

3. Performance

The Xero Shoes DIY Vibram provides great breathability, is not water-resistant, has a minimal tread that can last for 3000 miles, and is ideal for casual, hiking, trail running, walking, water, and road running in warm and hot climates.


3000 miles


  • Airflow: [great] breathable/wicking.
  • Water: [not] for wet terrain.
  • Activities: [6] casual, hiking, trail running, walking, water, road running.
  • Climate: [2] warm, hot.

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