Balmain Olive Flat Canvas Gladiator Sandals as seen on Leighton Meester

Leighton Meester wore Giuseppe Zanotti for Balmain olive canvas buckle detail flat gladiators (available from BlueFly.com) on the set of Gossip Girl yesterday (July 6th, 2010, source). What happens when Balmain and Giuseppe Zanotti collaborate? All your shoe dreams come true with a fabulous pair of flat gladiators from Giuseppe Zanotti for Balmain. Complete Leighton's look with her Proenza Schouler Tie Dye Racer Back Tank (available from MyTheresa.com). Gladiator Sandals … [Read more...]

Lauren Conrad in Candela Sandals

  Lauren Conrad was spotted recently wearing  Candela navy suede Flecos fringe thong sandals (also available in red suede and black suede), on sale for $147 (regularly $245)  from BlueFly.com. Flirty and fun, these sandals  are versatile enough to wear with shorts and tank, like seen on Lauren above, or even with a summer dress. [phpbay]fringe sandal, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Michelle Obama’s Lanvin Sneakers

Michelle Obama is receiving much criticism from the press for wearing expensive  Lanvin Leather Sneakers (which retail for $630, but are on sale for $504  at BlueFly.com)  while volunteering at  a Washington D.C.  food bank last week. Michelle was previously praised for her affordable fashion sense.    I do think Michelle is wearing a  J.Crew sweater if that's any consolation. Michelle's haute sneakers, designed by the Paris house of Lanvin in France, are one of the most sought after (and most … [Read more...]

Prada Peeptoe Pumps

  Eliza Dushku wore Prada slate suede petal peep toe pumps (regularly $650, on sale for $520 at Bluefly.com) to the GQ Men of the Year Party held at the Chateau Marmont Hotel in Los Angeles on November 18th, 2008. For a similar, less expensive style, check out these RSVP Ashly patent pumps in Grey Patent  with an oversized suede bow, on sale for $59.25 from Zappos.com. [phpbay]peeptoe pump, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Miu Miu Pump Knock-offs

    Can you tell the difference in these wing-tipped pumps  besides in the price? Miu Miu nude patent leather wingtip pumps, on sale for $420 from BlueFly.com (regularly $525) Amelia Pumps  are near replicas and only $29.50 from Alloy.com (also available in black/grey/white combo) Miu Miu Pump … [Read more...]