Shoe Review: Earth Clover Mary Janes

Earth Clover Mary Jane Shoes

  I was excited to be chosen to review the new Fall/Winter 2014 Earth Collection from Earth Footwear with Mamavation, as I know Earth shoes are known for their comfort, and I've been wanting some good "conference shoes" that I can wear all day long while on my feet in an expo hall. Each shoe features a cushioned footbed for all day comfort with a padded heal area to displace shock, a reinforced arch support to stabilize the foot, and multi-density latex cushioning layer for extra … [Read more...]

Show Us Your Shoes And Win!

Show Us Your Shoes

For eight years now (yes, Shoeaholics Anonymous has been around since 2006), I've mostly been sharing MY shoes or shoes that I like. But I realize that many other shoe addicts prefer other styles of shoes. Sooooo, I want to hear from you dear readers and see your favorite shoes! Share a photo of your favorite pair of shoes or shoes that you'd love to own - that photo can be a still shot of the shoe itself, from a website or even you wearing them. And for sharing your shoes with us to feature on … [Read more...]

Shoes in the News: September 2014 Edition

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Special thanks to the “formerly shoe-obsessed” Wayne for contributing these "shoe news" articles for me to share this month (and for catching the fact that I forgot to do a roundup last month). Now on the news... The Shoe Genius of Early 1970s Earth Shoes The Earth Shoe ripped up the world in 1971 and by the end of the decade? Collapsed under the weight of its own success. And now born again? All this drama for a shoe? Oh yes.   A new exhibit reveals the … [Read more...]

Red Suede Wedge Platform Pumps $30

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Stephanie posted on Instagram that she loves Flower by Kenzo perfume, but I loved the red suede wedge platform pumps in her photo even better! Not sure the exact brand/style of hers, but I found three exact same styles for under $35 each: Qupid Val-11 Wedge Pumps from DSW, $34.95 Classic Platform Wedge Pumps from Charlotte Russe, $32.99   Faux Suede Platform Wedge Heels from DebShops.com, $30 Show us your favorite fragrance with your favorite shoes! Simply share on social … [Read more...]

Frank Miller’s Crown Dressing Shoe Polish

Frank Miller's Crown Dressing Shoe Polish Vintage

My brother recently found an antique Frank Miller’s Crown Dressing Shoe Polish bottle (shown below) that dates back to the late 1800's. Click here to read the story behind it's discovery (and what it's worth today).  The following ad for Frank Miller's Crown Dressing was published in Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine back in 1891. Source. Frank Miller's Crown Dressing for Ladies' and Children's Boots and Shoes - Invaluable for restoring to their original beauty and finish Ladies' … [Read more...]