How to Upcycle Those old Shoes into Brand New Fashion-Forward Footwear

A fashionista's worst nemesis is her budget, followed closely by credit card limits. Although fighting against these two powerful forces is a diva's daily struggle, there are creative and budget-friendly ways shopaholics can extend their shoe collections without maxing out their credit cards. One of the most inventive solutions I've seen thus far is a new trend called "upcycling," which involves applying your artistic talent to make an old pair of shoes new again. Shoe-lovers everywhere: get out … [Read more...]

5 Sandal Brands for Summer 2011

The nation, nay, the world, has been under the oppressive rule of summer's cauldron. The heat waves rippling over the globe have rendered close-toed shoes nearly unbearable. Typical, hard-bottomed sandals become slick with sweat sending their wearers slipping through the streets in misery. Luckily, there's hope! Here are a few sandal selections that are open enough to keep your feet cool and cool enough to turn heads! 1. TOMS The breakout brand, which donates a pair of shoes for every pair … [Read more...]