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...]

Christian Louboutin’s Cinderella-Inspired Shoes Unveiled

Christian Louboutin's Cinderella-inspired shoes are unveiled in Paris on July 4, 2012. (Credit: Walt Disney Studios)

Celebrating the Cinderella Diamond Edition with Disney, Christian Louboutin recently debuted sparkly stilettos based on the fairytale's iconic "glass slippers" at the Palais Brongniart, during Paris Fashion Week. Announcing his intention to re-design the shoes of Disney's most glamorous princess prior to the global launch of Cinderella on Blu-ray, the stiletto master has only commissioned 20 pairs for the limited edition shoe line i.e. you won't find this delightful shoe hanging at just any … [Read more...]

Rock & Republic Paulina Heels as seen on Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato wore some oh-so-hot Rock & Republic Paulina Heels in Black Chiffon, currently on sale for $249 from Zappos.com (regularly $354) to the disneyland ticket & ABC Television Group Summer Press Junket on May 15, 2010. Rock & Republic means edgy, progressive design inspired by Rock & Roll and with an emphasis on modern silhouettes and a sleek fit. Each piece in the collection is designed for sexy, confident men and women who live the lifestyle and really understand the … [Read more...]