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Customer Reviews for Women's Gusto Runner

Women's Gusto Runner

Average Customer Rating:
3.857 out of 5
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4 out of 7(57%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Women's Gusto Runner
Review 1 for Women's Gusto Runner
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5 out of 5
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Miamishoelover
Location:Miami, Fl.
Age:25-34
Purchase from Payless:From a Payless store

Love these!

Date:February 2, 2014
Pros: flexible, light weight, breathable
Cons: none!
These are so incredible soft and comfortable! I went bike riding today, and I could feel the wind blowing between my toes. They are very flexible and super light. I got the in the turquoise and green color (it is a bright beautiful color in person, just as pictured) and I am now going back to get them in black, possibly also in navy. Love these! great buy. Make more please!!
56 of 57 found this review helpful.
Review 2 for Women's Gusto Runner
Overall Rating: 
2 out of 5
2 out of 5
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4 out of 5
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4 out of 5
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3 out of 5
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2 out of 5
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Shoe Size: 
Felt true to size
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Shoe Width: 
Felt true to width
Narrower than marked
Felt true to width
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oooooooooookkkkkkkk
Location:Thumb Area, MI
Age:45-54
Purchase from Payless:From Both Payless store and Payless.com

No Grip

Date:April 13, 2014
When did the trend of putting slippery flocking on the bottom of shoes start? These shoes do not have any grip, just partial flocking. ON A RUNNING SHOE! Please stop manufacturing shoes with flocking!!
Review 3 for Women's Gusto Runner
Overall Rating: 
3 out of 5
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2 out of 5
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5 out of 5
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Quality: 
1 out of 5
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5 out of 5
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Shoe Size: 
Felt true to size
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Felt true to size
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Shoe Width: 
Felt true to width
Narrower than marked
Felt true to width
Wider than marked
silverhalo
Location:Baltimore, MD
Age:55-64
Purchase from Payless:From Both Payless store and Payless.com

cheaply made

Date:April 10, 2014
Pros: cute, light weight, comfortable, wide width
Cons: cheap material, cheaply made, not durable
I bought these online because they look very cute. They are extremely light and comfortable on my wide feet. They are made very cheaply, however; and I doubt they will hold up for long. Even the shoelace holes are not reinforced. They are just holes punched into the very thin, flimsy material.
1 of 3 found this review helpful.
Review 4 for Women's Gusto Runner
Overall Rating: 
5 out of 5
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3 out of 5
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5 out of 5
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5 out of 5
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Shoe Size: 
Felt true to size
Full size smaller
Felt true to size
Full size larger
Shoe Width: 
Felt true to width
Narrower than marked
Felt true to width
Wider than marked
MC68
Location:Gilbertsville, PA
Age:35-44
Purchase from Payless:From Both Payless store and Payless.com

Soooo comfortable!

Date:March 26, 2014
I lucked out and got these on sale and they are so comfortable. Very flexible material and cushiony bottom, and fit true to size. I will be ordering another pair before they disappear!
20 of 20 found this review helpful.
Review 5 for Women's Gusto Runner
Overall Rating: 
4 out of 5
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4 out of 5
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Comfort: 
5 out of 5
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Quality: 
3 out of 5
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5 out of 5
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Shoe Size: 
Felt a half size larger than marked
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Felt a half size larger than marked
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Shoe Width: 
Felt true to width
Narrower than marked
Felt true to width
Wider than marked
prettyshoelady
Age:25-34
Purchase from Payless:From Both Payless store and Payless.com

SO light and comfortable!

Date:March 13, 2014
Pros: comfortable, stylish, breathable, light
Cons: wide doesn't come in many colors
I have wide feet, and selection is limited at most stores for us wider footed ladies. I work at a major athletic shoe retailer and I always get my shoes at Payless because they generally have a better women's wide selection. I got these last week and LOVE them. So light and comfortable! And very flexible and breathable! They compare to expensive Nike Free sneakers we sell at work that never come in wide! The midsole looks pretty thin but the sole cushion is very comfortable. Very good for everyday, training and walking. I'm not sure I would run in these. By far one of the most on trend sneakers Payless sells. Just wish the wide ones came in more colors.
4 of 4 found this review helpful.
Review 6 for Women's Gusto Runner
Overall Rating: 
5 out of 5
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Shoe Size: 
Felt true to size
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Felt true to size
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Shoe Width: 
Felt wider than marked
Narrower than marked
Felt wider than marked
Wider than marked
Krisa1
Purchase from Payless:From a Payless store

So comfortable!

Date:March 10, 2014
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Pros: extremely comfortable, very lightweight
Cons: shoe laces too long
I was going on a trip that required a lot of walking. As soon as I put them on, these felt like the most comfortable sneakers I ever owned. They are so light and you can feel the air going right through them so they keep your feet cool as well. They felt a little wider up front but for me, I can wear a 6 wide or 6.5 regular so the 6.5 worked great for me. One warning: mine came with super long black and white shoe laces and at the airport, my shoe lace got caught in the escalator and someone had to actually rip the shoe lace to get me out. So change to short laces or be careful!
14 of 14 found this review helpful.
Review 7 for Women's Gusto Runner
Overall Rating: 
3 out of 5
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3 out of 5
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4 out of 5
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Quality: 
3 out of 5
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Style: 
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Shoe Size: 
Felt true to size
Full size smaller
Felt true to size
Full size larger
Shoe Width: 
Felt true to width
Narrower than marked
Felt true to width
Wider than marked
ChandlerJ17
Age:18-24
Purchase from Payless:From Both Payless store and Payless.com

Bought these shoes in store and...

Date:March 7, 2014
Pros: comfort
Cons: noisy, can't use footpowder, super long laces
...I ran [track] in them, walked in them, jogged in them, etc.* Honestly, the design and the comfort are near perfect; my feet were never sore after a run. However, my biggest pet peeve? They're noisy. If you walk on vinyl flooring with these sneakers THEY WILL make a ton of noise [after much use, over time]. It's annoying, honestly. Besides that, you can't really put foot powder in them, because as you walk the foot powder will come out of the front part of the shoe (the part where there's 'netting'). I put insoles in them, because I have plantar fasciitis. I believe these are my only complaints. Hope this helps.
*I've had them for almost a year and a half.
19 of 21 found this review helpful.