About us….

Holmes Shoes first store opened in 1887 at 412 15th Street in Moline, Illinois. In 1920, W.C. Holmes became a partner, and A.C. Holmes entered into the business in 1951, followed by his children David Holmes and Jessica Johnson. Holmes Shoes has been a family owned and operated business for three generations. Holmes Shoes has provided customer service, choices, convenience and expertise to footwear buyers.

We believe the strength of the brands we carry. Within these brands are a wide choice of styles.

For Everyday Wear: SAS, Springstep, Aetrex, Alegria, Vionic, Merrel, Naot, New Balance and more.

Hospitals and Medical Professionals: Klogs, Dansko and many more.

For Industrial: Wolverine, Carolina, Dr Martens, Skechers, John Deere, Florsheim, Keen and many more. For Safety- we offer Steel toes, Metguards, Internal Metguards, ESD, EH rated, Heat resistant, composite toe and many more new innovations for comfort made for both men and women. Our Shoe Truck business has taken off since its inception in 1998. We travel to many factories and foundries throughout Iowa and Illinois.

Please come in to one of our stores and let us fit you to the perfect pair of shoes!