Spring Shoe Styles from Famous Footwear

Spring Sandal Style

I had the opportunity to review Famous Footwear's Spring Lookbook 2013, and let me tell you that I was drooling thinking of the all new styles that would love to have! It sure doesn't feel like Spring yet here in Hickville (currently there is a Winter Weather Advisory), but if it were nice enough to celebrate Spring, here the top three shoe styles from the Lookbook that I would pick to wear and what I'd wear with them (if money was no object obviously): BB Dakota Dress - Isharya Bracelet - … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Keep Moccasins Looking their Best

Leather Factory Native Heritage Moccasin Kits

My love of moccasins first began on a trip I took to Dallas. On the way, I stopped  to visit the  Chickasaw Cultural Center. The trip was  like going back in time. Along with many interactive displays, the Center has a replica of an old-fashioned village where it's possible to see how members of the tribe lived way back when. Fashion is a part of this old-time life, and I got to see all sorts of deerskin and elk skin apparel and footwear. To remind me of my trip, I decided to buy some mo … [Read more...]

How to Choose Shoes That Fit

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How your shoes fit is ultimately down to your feet and how well you've looked after them over the years. Small children will often have no problem with any shoes - they often walk around with them on back to front - because their feet and bones are soft and can be manipulated easily. As you go through life you'll find you have all sorts of problems with your feet so it's essential for you to look after them when you're young and always buy shoes that fit properly. In order to maintain the … [Read more...]

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...]

Shoes are Just as Important as Clothes During Pregnancy

Walking Cradles Babs Captoe Flats

As you know, when you become pregnant, your wardrobe will need to change. You will need clothes that will fit well with your growing body and that will still flatter your figure. You know that maternity wear will be important for your comfort. However, have you thought about your shoes? Of course, there is no such thing as maternity shoes, but that does not mean you should not change the type of shoes you should wear. There are very good reasons for this and when you choose the right shoes for … [Read more...]