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Tue 09.24
Design through the Decades

Design through the Decades: The 2010s

Okay, we’re not even halfway through the decade, so there are certainly more trends to come! But we already spotted quite a few, ranging from vampy cutout shoes to simple ballet flats. It seems that we’ve finally learned to mix style and comfort. There’s a little something for everyone, whether you like a bird’s eye view atop skyscraper heels or prefer to stay grounded.

Fri 09.20
Fall into Gucci

Fall into Gucci: Shoes for Every Occasion

Gucci’s fall shoes are gorgeous, so much so that this could be one-stop shopping for the season’s essentials. They’re very well made, and while not Frugal Snob friendly, the shoes are priced better than those from other established brands (except for the python booties – they also come in leathericon for only $895, though!).

Mon 08.12
Design Through the Decades

Design through the Decades: The 1990s

When it comes to shoes, I definitely peaked in the ‘90s – partly because the platforms were so high! On MTV Asia, I would interview celebs like the Spice Girls, all of us sporting those same crazy shoes.

Tue 07.30
Essential Winter Boots

Essential Winter Boots: Fun and Function

It’s always disappointing when the time comes to store your chic summer sandals away for another year. Fill that void by indulging in a slew of stylish winter boots! Just don’t let yourself get carried away with buying ones that are all for the same purpose or occasion.

Tue 06.25
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Emily VanCamp Gets a Boost in B Brian Atwood Pumps

Emily VanCamp attended the Dramatically Different Party By Clinque New York City recently wearing a Preen By Thornton Bregazzi poppy print jersey dress and B Brian Atwood Leida pumps. Emily looked prim and proper with her hair slicked into a ballerina bun with sweet pink lips and simple eyes…

Fri 06.21
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Taylor Swift Towers in Toronto: Get it Girl

Taylor Swift proved she is not afraid of heights recently when she sported Christian Louboutin Karina booties, which stand at  4.5” high, to the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto. These intricate booties have a strappy suede cage with parent leather pickstitching down the center and bring the heat when it comes to sex appeal. […]

Tue 06.11

Trend Alert: Art Deco Shoes

The Great Gatsby has been in theaters for a while now, but fashion’s Art Deco revival shows no signs of stopping. Here’s hoping it stays that way – we could all use an extra dose of glam! The black suede and metallic gold leather on these T-straps from Charlotte Olympia (at Bergdorf Goodman for $1,195) […]

Wed 06.05

Top 5 Caged Sandals: Strappy Situation

Sometimes feeling caged isn’t such a bad thing. The shoe trend continues to ride high and will all the way through fall, so find a pair you love and step right in. Besides, some of these are on sale. Hello! It’s a sign from the universe (or Bergdorf Goodman – depends on which altar you […]

Tue 06.04

Design Through the Decades: The 1970s

From platforms to bulky fur boots, the era of Saturday Night Fever brought about some crazy fashions. Snobs hit the discothèque in the tallest, brightest shoes to date (excluding Lady Gaga’s, of course). It was a decade of lava lamps, glitter, and psychedelics with groovy style to match. Check out the five biggest shoe trends […]