How Ancient is that New Shoe Design?

Moccasins

Many women love shoes, and finding the latest styles is a popular hobby. Shockingly, some of the "latest styles," aren't really that new at all. They're modern twists on very old concepts. Here is some of the history behind a few popular shoe types. High heels - In the fashion industry, a shoe is only a  true high heel  if the heel is over 3.5 inches tall. Even though they're considered women's footwear today, that isn't how they started out. Another interesting thing about heels is that … [Read more...]

Wild Heels from WildPair.com.au

Serra  Style: 32232

I think I've been window shopping for shoes way toooooo long. Yes, I'm literally "Window" shopping online since I'm on a PC. Maybe someday I'll get caught up in the Mac craze and upgrade, because I do so love my iPhone (and I spend a lot of time browsing for shoes on my mobile as well).   Anyway, I found some cool styles of heels from this great Aussie site - Wildpair.com.au - which offers free delivery on all Australian and New Zealand orders (both of those places are on my bucket list to visit … [Read more...]

Point-Toe Pumps from Cosmo Magazine

FIRE AUDACE

If you read the April 2013 edition of Cosmopolitan Magazine, you'll find several styles of shoes featured that are available from WantedShoes.com.au.   My favorite of the bunch were these Fire Audace studded pump sandals (seen in above circle on page 55 of the magazine) and below in more detail. Pointed high heel with square pyramid stud trims, this style features a t-bar style strap and buckles around the ankle. Available in Black burnished leather. More "Point-Toe Pumps" featured in the … [Read more...]

Bombs Away! Shoes to wear with bomber jackets.

Nine West Women's Bitten Platform Sandal

Fashion trends may come and go but classics will survive through the decades. One of those classics is the timeless sheepskin bomber jacket. Named after the pilots that used them in war to keep warm in open cockpits, these jackets have survived the test of time to become a classic. Now, the bomber jacket is just as fitting on a brave pilot's shoulders as it is over a flowing spring dress of a fashionista. Its extreme versatility makes it a dream to wear because it will pair nicely with … [Read more...]

10 Celebrity Shoe Styles this Winter

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Celebrities can set a very bar where shoe styles are concerned. It's called the "˜Shoe Envy'! From striped pumps to color block sandals, we can't get seem to get enough. Here are ten most popular celebrity shoe styles can is easy reach to anyone. Wear them and you can't help but get stares and be bombarded with questions as to where you got them from and how ravishing you look in them. The first on our list are shoes made from reptile leather or reptile skins. Dozens of designers opt for … [Read more...]