Shoe Lovers Holiday Gift Guide: 5 Gift Ideas Under $20

Don't know what to get the shoe lover in your life for Christmas (or whatever holiday you celebrate)? Obviously, it's hard to buy shoes for someone, so we've found five great gift ideas, all under $20 that I guarantee any shoe addict will love to unwrap this upcoming holiday season. 1. 2016 Shoe Calendars Calendars are great gift ideas for everyone! Whether you're looking for a wall or desk shoe calendar, we found plenty of options. Whether you purchase a daily, weekly or monthly shoe … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Colorful Rhinestone Platform Pumps

https://instagram.com/p/9NKhFvhlK7/ When JenniferGarza3 posted these colorful platform pumps with rhinstones that she bought at Off Broadway Shoes on Instagram, I just had to ask the brand. They are Steve Madden! While I couldn't find the exact style online, I found a few variations that are just as sparkly with colorful rhinestones: Steve Madden Galactik Textile and Rhinestone Heels on sale for $69.99 from Lord & Taylor (regularly $139) Steve Madden Galaxxie Sparkle … [Read more...]

Northside Burke II Water Sandals Review

My friend, Lynn Terry from Low Carb Traveler (follow her on Facebook and Twitter), recently bought these Northside Women's Burke II Sandals from Amazon and had raving reviews. Above you can see Lynn wearing her new shoes with Fabletics athletic wear. I asked if I could share her comments (minus all the smiley emoticons)! Look what I got this weekend. (In Black/Lilac) I love them!! I think they'll go great with that new dress... haha. Seriously, best shoes I've put on my foot in years!! Great … [Read more...]

No Socks Allowed

I love going sockless with shoes and sneakers. The only time I wear socks is with boots. This habit began way back in my childhood growing up in Massachusetts where sockless was not a preppy 80’s fad, but a regional lifestyle and look that still persists today. After all, New England is the land of prep schools, bow ties, khaki’s, Topsiders and pink pants with whales on them – and not just on Nantucket. Moving West to California meant that the need for socks never really came up. Yes, … [Read more...]

Comfy Heels For All Occasions

All You Magazine (March 2015 issue) is one of my favorite magazines, and they tracked down "comfy" versatile shoes for any occasion - ones that won't rub, pinch or hurt! Time to trade in those ballet flats? The majority of the comfy shoes have 2 1/2" heels, which is my favorite heel height to wear to maintain comfort. Party Time - Comfortview Saffi Strappy Sandals, $50 Shimmery gunmetal acts as amped-up neutral. And extra padding at the toe and heel bed means you don't need to swap … [Read more...]