Oprah’s Uggs are Uggly

From Oprah's Favorite Things for 2007.... UGG ® AUSTRALIA CLASSIC CROCHET TALL BOOT "I bet every truly dedicated Oprah watcher knows what my feet cannot live without," Oprah says. This slouchy knit boot keeps feet comfy and cozy in three colors: black, sand and rum raisin. The UGG boot's famous sheepskin sock lining is like walking on a cloud. Personally, I think they look like corduroy from a distance, and corduroy went out of style a long time ago.  They look like an afghan from my … [Read more...]

Flip Flop Slippers

I really cannot figure out the point of flip flop slippers. When I think of slippers, I think of  keeping my  feet warm. These  Old Friend Sheepskin Flip Flop slippers  at Shoebuy.com seem totally useless to me. Maybe they provide the ultimate in barefoot comfort, but for $34.95 I'd rather have a real pair of shoes. [phpbay]slippers, 2[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

New Megabounce Shoe (’08)

Adidas' New Megabounce+ 2008  was released on Monday. It's the closest thing to being self-propelled. A new, improved Megabounce heel cushions even better, turning every impact into forward momentum. And that makes any run more fun.   Now available from ShopAdidas.com for $120. [phpbay]adidas shoes, 2[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Q&A: Where to Find these Boots?

Here at Shoeaholics Anonymous, we get a lot of  emails asking questions about shoes.   So, we've decided to create a new Q & A category  as we figured other shoe addicts may benefit from other's inquiries.   Q: I saw this shoe/boot   made by Asics and a Japanese company (they came together to make this shoe-boot combo) on a girl in Miami this past weekend and  loved it. The color I want is  all white. Do you know where I can get this shoe/boot? It is so hot!!! ~ Maddie A: Hi Maddie, I … [Read more...]

Love Your Heels Again

Invisible Insolia High Heel Inserts make higher heels incredibly comfortable! The magic is the weight shift! Higher heels create a ramp effect putting the foot in a tip-toe position with the foot sliding toward the toe and putting painful pressure on the ball of the foot. Invented by leading podiatrist, Dr. Howard Dananberg, Insolia Inserts shift weight off the ball of the foot and back to the heel (where it belongs). Insolia High Heel Inserts available from … [Read more...]