Where to find boots for wide calves?

Type Z Anna Maria Wide Calf Boots January blusters in with, depending on where you live, snow, rain, sleet, ice "“ all reasons to skip the strappy heels and strap on some cute boots. But what is a wide-calved girl to do? It doesn't take a master's degree to see that it can be difficult to find a boot that fits your body, but nothing worth doing is easy. Right? Understanding proportion and fit will make the quest for the perfect boot a pleasant one. If you are not planning on wearing short … [Read more...]

Fall Fashion Collections for Shoes

Noat Mary Jane Shoes

Autumn is the perfect time of year to dig up the shoes you stowed away last spring, go out and buy new ones, or do a little of both. Fall is also the perfect excuse to bundle up in accessories and wear not-practical-for-snow knee-high boots before winter hits. If you're planning to invest in new footwear for the fall season, consider comfort, style, and even history to build a unique autumn style that's all your own. Naot Shoes Perfect for walking, standing, shopping, dancing, … [Read more...]

How to Care for Leather Shoes

Dansko Rudy Leather Clogs, $90 Buying leather shoes is almost always a good investment. They add a touch of class and character to any wardrobe, but often pose a problem for those who don't understand that they require a bit more attention than other materials. Leather comes in many different forms and it's important to care for your particular item accordingly. Brands from Clarks to dansko make popular leather designs and no one wants to see them ruined by disuse. Maintain the quality feel … [Read more...]

Best Shoes for Vacationing?

Merrell Barefoot Pace Glove Shoes Choosing the right shoes for your vacation to Madagascar, Alaska, Florida or Hawaii is just as important as choosing the location itself. Taking full advantage of an African Safari can be hard to do in flip-flops just as enjoying a day on the beach in steel-toed boots is nearly impossible. When you're purchasing plane tickets to Juneau, arranging a day of deep sea fishing in the Pacific Ocean or booking a beach condo in Panama City, give thought to   the … [Read more...]

Spanish sole – history of the espadrille

They've been on the feet of movie stars this spring, but the espadrille is a shoe that historically have been worn by peasants and locals in predominantly mountainous regions of the Mediterranean, and more recently, Latin America and Bangladesh. In 2011, alongside low budget of these soft shoes from high street retailers like New Look, this simple canvas-and-jute slip on is being re-designed in ever more expensive and exclusive incarnations. From Christian Louboutin Delfin … [Read more...]