Angela Nuran Eternity Wedding Sandals

Angela Nuran Purple Wedding Shoes

Remember me saying my sister, Kaitlyn was looking for wedding sandals for big feet? Well, shoe designer Angela Nuran Gokturk came to her rescue! Kaitlyn picked out the Eternity Dyeable Sandal with a 3.5" from the Angela Nuran 2011 collection and chose to have them dyed a "Regency Purple" shade. Here is a closer photo of the shoes with Kaitlyn's actual engagement ring placed on the heel. Angela Nuran Gokturk sent me the nicest, most descriptive and caring emails. Here is an excerpt from … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Reconstruct Summer Shoes for Fall

Colin Stuart Lace-up Platform Bootie Photo

We all love a great D.I.Y. when it comes to changing up the look of our shoes. There are tons of ways to turn shoes that you just can't bring yourself to wear anymore into fresh new pairs of closet favorites. The same can be said for transitioning from summer styles to fall fabulosity. And, the best thing about re-constructing your own shoes is that it costs next to nothing and you can make your friends jealous with your new one-of-a-kind kicks. Whether you're new to D.I.Y. or a seasoned pro, … [Read more...]

Bandolino Jorkins Floral Print Pumps

Floral Print Peeptoe Pumps Photos

Well, I survived my sister's wedding last weekend! I can't wait to blog about Kaitlyn, the bride's shoes (waiting for official photographer photos first as my phone shots aren't the best, as you'll see below). But today, I bring you the shoes that Adrienne (my brother's girlfriend, who I hope becomes my sister-in-law soon...) wore to the wedding: Adrienne bought these cute Bandolino Jorkins Floral Print Sandals from DSW ($39.95) and wore them with an even cuter orange strapless dress from … [Read more...]

Comparing Comfortable Slide Wedge Sandals

Steal vs Deal Shoes Photo

My friend Lisa tweeted to me this weekend: so which pair of shoes was $105 at zappos and which one cost $18 at target? not much difference, huh? I was impressed with her "Real vs. Steal" find! The fuschia pink pair (which I actually like better) are the ones from Target: Merona Eura Comfort Slide Wedge Sandals And the yellow sandals are the ones from Zappos: Born Yancy wedge sandals in Girasole Patent Both have great reviews on comfortability. And on a side note, doesn't Lisa's … [Read more...]

Shoe Review: Earthies Ensenada T-Strap Sandals

I recently had the opportunity to review these Earthies Ensenada T-Strap Sandals in Almond from the Earthies Spring/Summer 2012 Catalog (and available from Endless.com). I think are cute enough to wear as casual sandals (as you see me wearing with jeans), but I can also see myself wearing these with a long broom skirt to church. The contoured footbed that cradled my feet was definitely comfortable, but I thought the vamp was a tad tight, but I also blame that on me getting older and my … [Read more...]