Stylish Shoes Whatever the Weather

Toni Pons – Funky Wedge in Brown & Green – £30

As the summer draws to a close, it serves us with a reminder of the notorious unpredictability of our weather. Just because it's sunny when you leave the house, it doesn't mean that it will remain that way over the coming hours! So searching for, and finding, a pair of shoes that you can wear day-to-day in any weather (whilst still looking good!) can be a troublesome task to say the least. One of the most popular solutions to this stylish/weatherproof footwear problem comes from designer Toni … [Read more...]

Today Show’s Top 5 Shoe Trends

Lori Bergamotto, Contributing Style Editor from Lucky Magazine shows us up how to "put a little spring in your step" with these five Today's Style shoe trends as seen on The Today Show: Comfortable ankle strap sandals (Lori suggests looking for adjustable/expandable straps for feet that swell) Colorful wedges (INC Darma Wedges shown above) Cap-toe ballet flats (This trend is hot right now) Boat shoes (Is is 1985 again?)  Espadrille flats (I love this style) Here are ten more … [Read more...]

Tory Burch Blanton Espadrille Oxfords as seen on Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba was spotted wearing Tory Burch Blanton Espadrille Oxfords in Khaki (available from ToryBurch.com) while out and about in Santa Monica, California on April 6th, 2012 (Source). Espadrille Oxfords … [Read more...]

10 Green Sandals for St. Patrick’s Day

In honor of St. Patrick's Day coming up this weekend, I thought I'd showcase ten hot green sandals for the occasion! It appears wedges, platforms and espadrille sandals are the hottest spring trend! 1. Jean-Michel Cazabat Bay Platform Sandals 2. MIA Tapas Green Sandals 3. Andre Assous Balboa Open-Toe Espadrille Sandals 4. Luichiny Swing N Wedge Sandals 5. Fergie Indie Sandals 6. Nine West Bardough Sandals 7. Nine West AllAccess … [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...]