Upcycled and Recycled Shoe Styles

2 Patagonia Women's Advocate MJ

While they may not be a runway phenomenon yet, shoes made from recycled material are getting increasingly popular as both consumers and producers become more eco conscious. Look for upcycled and recycled shoes made from materials as diverse as water bottles and recycled rubber. These shoes run the style gamut, proving that you don't have to dress like a hippie to prove you care about the environment. TOMS: Fashionistas, vegans and do-gooders alike already know and love TOMS, where each shoe … [Read more...]

Going Beyond the Classic Fashion Boot

Steve Madden Women's Blomm Ankle Boots

Steve Madden Blomm Ankle Boots Fashion boots are on trend this winter and set to remain popular for spring 2013. While every woman should have at least one pair of tall boots to wear with a classy look like tunic with leggings or sweater dress, there are so many other kinds of boots that are fun to wear as well as stylish. Incorporate some of these styles into your look to expand your personal wardrobe. Desert boot: This low-heel ankle bootie, often suede, makes a perfect complement to … [Read more...]

Work Shoes: Stylish Work Boots that Do Double Duty at the Office

Lovely Boots

Work boots are wonderful for yard work, heavy lifting, and slogging through slush, rain and snow. Historically, though, they've been reserved for hard work only and frowned upon at the office. A recent New York Times article suggests, happily so, that some of these rules might be changing. Not only is the  culture  around work-appropriate footwear softening slightly, the makeup of traditional work boots is changing to accommodate sleeker cuts and finer finishing. The Slip-on Boot:  Slip on bo … [Read more...]

Brooks Glycerin 9 Running Shoes

Brooks Women's Glycerin 9 Running Shoes

I know that athletic shoes are not the most fashionable shoes, but they do serve a purpose. I love to run, and a good running shoe is essential for my health. Believe me I have tried a ton of athletic shoes in my time. I used to stick with Nikes or New Balance (which I love for their walking shoes) but for running my heart is now set on Brooks. I first found out about Brooks from a friend. I had never heard of them before but I looked them up and they had good reviews so I ordered a pair … [Read more...]

Giuseppe Zanotti: Why celebs go crazy for these shoes

Giuseppe Zanotti Women's I26086 Ankle-Strap Pump

Shoes are said to be an important fashion apparel for women. Yes, shoes are also loved by men but women have a great affection for these items. They love to wear shoes matching their dress in the most perfect manner. Women have a strong fascination for designer shoe collection. Most women have a minimum of 6-7 pairs of shoes available in their wardrobe. The rich ones have hundreds of shoes available in their wardrobes. They even have a separate wardrobe for shoes and footwear items. Giuseppe … [Read more...]