High Heels
Mon 10.20
Lily Collins x Brian Atwood Hamper Pumps

Lily Collins x Brian Atwood Hamper Pumps: Hide and Peek

Lily Collins stunned at the Rome Film Festival in an ombre Elie Saab Spring/Summer ’14 couture gown, but I was more taken by the understated pieces worn to complement the look.

Mon 10.13
Dolce & Gabbana Crystal-Embellished Velvet Pumps

Dolce & Gabbana Crystal-Embellished Velvet Pumps: Floral Fantasy

With darker hues and bulkier, structured coats, autumn tends to bring out our more masculine sides, but after looking at these girly Dolce & Gabbanas, I’m ready to take my fall wardrobe in the opposite direction!

Tue 09.30
Feather Shoes

Feather Shoes: Tickled by Feathers

When you think of feathers and shoes, you think of boudoir house slippers like these frilly Sophia Webster mules. There are so many more options than those, though. Feathers had a big showing at couture (most memorably at Chanel) so you can expect the trend to trickle down.

Mon 09.29
Fall Essentials

Fall Essentials: The Five Shoes You Must Have

Each season, I try to prioritize essentials for the upcoming months (so as not to go wild and get five of each!). For fall, it’s all about flash and function – a burst of metallic via party-ready sandals, as well as flats and galoshes for those cold, rainy days when a black and white calf hair pump wouldn’t be able to hack it.

Fri 09.26
Sole Serum

Sole Serum: Comfortably Numb

I developed my first neuroma three years ago when single sole heels came back into fashion (unfortunately for my feet, it doesn’t look like they’re going anywhere, anytime soon). The podiatrist told me that the growth of nerve tissue was brought on by an overuse of pumps…

Thu 09.18
Forzieri Shoe Sale

Forzieri Shoe Sale: 20% Off!

Now through the 21st, Forzieri is offering 20% off shoes, and not just any shoes – the new Fall ’14 collections. It’s hard enough to resist a sale to begin with, but when the pieces are from the current season, I click over in double time.

Tue 09.02
Top 5 Fall Boots

Top 5 Fall Boots: Choices, Choices…

Each fall designers present us with a huge new selection of boots to line our closets with – Chelsea style, knee-highs, stiletto booties in suede, calf hair, moto-quilting…Since it’s easy to go overboard with your credit card in hand, I’ve narrowed the list down from lusts to musts.

Wed 08.27
Saint Laurent Paris Metallic Leather Ankle Boots

Saint Laurent Paris Metallic Leather Ankle Boots: How the West was Won

As soon as I saw these unapologetically gold boots, my first thought was, buy now! Every season I get a new pair of booties, and it’s not the first time that Saint Laurent’s Paris have been the ones…

Tue 08.19
Trend Alert

Trend Alert: Go Nude

Trends tend to be on the more flamboyant side. They’re fun flings you can have over a summer then forget, but the latest “it” shoe is no flash in the pan. With just two tiny straps and a thin heel, the sandal is minimalism at its finest.