Kenneth Color Reaction Cedar Totter

I recently got these Cedar Totter wedge sandals  by Kenneth Cole Reaction ($78.95 from Zappos.com).   I don't think the name fits the shoe at all. I mean, these are really cute and  deserve a better name.  I love  the good heel height, and they are very comfy. I especially like the  ring and stud detailing. The ring reminds me a bit of a life preserver so I think they should be renamed "Sail Away".   [phpbay]kenneth cole sandal, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

MBT Kaya Mary-Jane Shoes

Today's Guest Post is  from Carolyn of Urban Vivant.   These are NOT cute shoes.   These are not my foxy, square-toed, five inch black patent Aldo stilettos.   These are NOT my classy mahogany snakeskin Enzo peep toes.   These are a pair of posture-improving, calorie-burning, brown suede MBTs.   Super clunky and not a bit of chic.   BUT, they are comfy.   And really, with a pair of jeans long enough to cover the orthotic looking heel, they're not so bad.   After wearing them for three days, I … [Read more...]

Knockoff Louis Vuitton Sandals

Did you notice the shoes featured in the Louis Vuitton Spring '09 Ready-To-Wear Runway Show? Each platform sandal was a mixture of various printed fabrics and adorned with various things from beads to feathers. Good luck finding them in stock somewhere, and if you do, the price tag may be upwards to $4,000 as some of the sandals featured on LouisVuitton.com are! For a similar (a definitely less expensive) style, check out these Katrin Leather Exotic Sandals (shown left)  from Bebe.com, … [Read more...]

Pierre Hardy Knock-offs

Nicole Richie has been spotted several times donning her Pierre Hardy  2020 Black Velvet Pumps that retail for $1,280. Steal her style for less with these near replicas Jessica Simpson Hello Strappy Leather Stilettos, $87.95 from Zappos.com. I think I'd like them ever better if the heel was black? [phpbay]pierre hardy, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Knockoff Marc Jacobs Sandals

    Marc by Marc Jacobs 693976 Red Patent Cork Wedge Sandals  (left), $339.95 from Zappos.com  (available also in Black &/or Green).    Of course, we all know Steve Madden is known for some awesome knock-offs. I'm not complaining, just sayin', so here on the right, we have Steve Madden Vivaci leather cork wedges  in Coral, on sale for $49.95 directly from SteveMadden.com  (also availabe in Black, Gold &/or White)! [phpbay]marc jacobs sandal, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]