Shoes in the News: May 2014 Edition

war-themed shoe ad from 1940

In case you missed it, I've updated the photo of me in my shoe closet.  I do not have special hangers for my flip-flops, nor do I want any.  But if I did, Epbot has a tutorial on how to make them. I wonder what Men's Health can tell about me from my shoes? I was excited to read that ’90s footwear fave the mule makes a springtime comeback! DailyMail.co.uk reported that the average American woman will spend $20,557 on shoes in her lifetime, and that a fifth of those shoes will never be worn. … [Read more...]

Crocs #SplashofColor Sweepstakes

Crocs #SplashofColor Sweepstakes

This post brought to you by Crocs. All opinions are 100% mine. Not only am I super passionate about shoes, but I have a deep dark secret that I also love to enter (and especially win) sweepstakes and contests.   So when I have the opportunity to combine the two passions, well, that makes for a happy girl here! I just entered the Crocs Instagram Sweepstakes for a chance to win a "Splash of Color" prize package and shopping spree from Crocs!   And now that Crocs has expanded their footwear l … [Read more...]

When Did Crocs Get Fashionable?

When Did Crocs Get Fashionable?

I know what you're thinking. "Hold the phone, Crocs? Fashionable? You're kidding me right?" Well, maybe you're not thinking exactly those words (that'd be really spooky), but you're obviously disturbed. Am I right? I thought so. Do you remember when Crocs shoes were launched? Let me take you back, dear reader, to a whole decade to 2002 and the creation of a weird foam clog that was about to explode on the market. Designed by three buddies, George Boedecker Jr, Scott Seamans and Lyndon … [Read more...]

Best Shoes for Pregnant Women

Crocs Wrapped Mary Jane Flats Every new mom-to-be experiences pregnancy differently. You'll hear all your family's and friends' horror stories and only a few will come to pass. The one constant in everyone's experience seems to be a foot problem. They hurt like heck. Between your growing weight, your legs trying to walk in a way they never have before, and the hormones swelling your ankles into beach balls, it's going to happen. Shoes aren't the first thing women think of in terms of … [Read more...]

Hot Green Monday Shoe Sales at 6pm

In honor of all the Green Monday sales (What is Green Monday?), I thought I'd showcase a pair of green shoes from this week's 6pm.com weekly sale.   All Nine West shoes are priced at $25 or less! Nine West Rasselas Slides only $18.98 (regularly $79) Check out these other hot 6pm deals, especially if you need a new pair of shoes for yourself for the holidays! Adidas Shoes up to 70% off (exp 12/19) BCBGMaxAzria Shoes, Handbags & Apparel 70% off (exp 12/17) Crocs 60% off (exp … [Read more...]