3 Shoes Trends for Fall/Winter 2012

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What will be the top shoe trends for AW 2012? Here are our top three picks: 1. Ornate Opulence Next season's fashion is sumptuous and luxurious; imagine velvet dresses, jewels, intricate embroidery and metallic tones. But how can we nail this trend right down to our choice of accessories, without looking OTT? There are two ways to go. Crank up the luxe factor and accessorize an embellished dress with purple suede shoes with suitably regal ruffles. Or choose a pair of knee-high boots in … [Read more...]

Top 5 Most Expensive Shoes In The World

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Shoes, shoes, shoes; a woman's best friend and pure indulgence for many. Many ladies out there have an enormous amount of shoes with many of them being incredibly expensive. Women keep their most beloved jewellery on accessories hangers and some ladies even have a special wardrobe for their extensive shoe collection. In a true tribute to those amazing and immensely expensive shoes from around the world, as well as the ladies that adore them, in this fashion based article, we look at the top 5 … [Read more...]

5 Must-Have Apps for the Avid Shoe Lover

Must-Have Apps for the Avid Shoe Lover

The only thing these apps can't do is buy you a bigger closet If you're a shoe fiend, mobile apps are a great way to window-shop when you're stuck in a boring meeting or passing time in the waiting room at the dentist. We've rounded up a few of the very best shoe-shopping apps for iPhone and Android"”they're cheap, easy to use, and offer a broad selection. 1. iShoes (iOS) This app tops our list as the most comprehensive shoe shopping app for iPhone. It features over 50,000 shoes, and you c … [Read more...]

Grow Your Own Sneakers?

Stingray Shoes

SciTechDaily.com is a blog that covers a variety of science news 2012 and beyond. Although I'm not a huge "science" fan (I don't even like sci-fi movies), I found their article about Rayfish Footwear to be quite fascinating. Rayfish Footwear genetically engineers the DNA of stingrays so customers can actually choose their very own personal design that they'd like on their shoes! These shoes are handcrafted in Thailand and take about six to eight months to produce your custom pair of shoes. … [Read more...]

Interesting Shoe Statistics for Women

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Shoe Sniper recently conducted some interesting "Shoe Stats" that was just too good not to share. Women in the USA own an average of 17 pairs of shoes... but wear only 3 pairs regularly. 39% of women consider themselves "a shoe person" 50% have more than 10 pairs of shoes 13% own more than 30 pairs of non-athletic shoes And 1 woman out of 12 owns 100 or more pairs! (I have a feeling that the majority of readers of this very blog fit in this category!) 1 in 7 admit hiding at … [Read more...]