New Shoe Website: AshburySkies.com

A new independent shoe website has just launched this past week: AshburySkies.com. The products featured will be strictly shoes from independent designers. In short, they felt that it is easy to get mass merchant and luxury footwear online but that the independent design community is being under served. The website will feature indie favorites like Jeff Campbell and Dolce Vita, but it will also highlight smaller labels like Haus of Price, Madison Harding, Matiko, Plomo, GeeWaWa, to name a … [Read more...]

Kim’s Shoe Review: Lindsay Phillips Jordi Flip Flops Snaps Shoes

Even though I claim to not be a flip-flop fan, I find myself wearing the toe separators more and more often. And when I had the chance to test out the cool looking Lindsay Phillips Snap Shoes in my favorite color (pink) with bling, I wasn't going to decline the offer! Lindsay Phillips Jordi Flops only come in whole shoe sizes, so since I'm a 7 1/2, I tested out both a size 7 (in the pink) and a size 8 (in the yellow).   I felt the size 7 fit better. In fact, the size 8 felt the exact same … [Read more...]

Six Funny Shoe Pictures

We take a break from our regularly scheduled shoe news to showcase some extremely funny pictures of shoes that will hopefully make you smile (if not raise your eyebrow and think "what the h..."). Giraffe Prints on shoes may be a hot trend, but would you be caught wearing these shoes with giraffe legs as heels? Clever I must say. Now these shoes that look like real human feet are just freaky. I hope to God that they aren't made from a cadaver body. They look so real, that I had to … [Read more...]

Guest Post: The 411 on Satin Shoes

In a nutshell, satin shoes refer to footwear that is made out of satin. This type of shoes is actually considered to be the most luxurious kind of design footwear to date. Contrary to popular belief, satin is actually a weaving tactic that features fabric production with a minimum amount of interlacing and the material's surface has a glossy finish to it. And, back in the day, satin fabrics were only worn by royalty because of how expensive they were. … [Read more...]

Best Options for Driving in Heels

Although a woman can only do without her heels for so long there are just some places your favorite pair of five inchers simply are not practical. Behind the wheel of your used Honda is one and if you want to avoid a nasty accident you'll think twice before choosing your automobile footwear. Saying that, women have driven in heels since the Victorian period and inevitably always will. However, as women became far more involved in sports, work and leisure activities, the simple Victorian boot … [Read more...]