Stylish Shoes Whatever the Weather

Toni Pons – Funky Wedge in Brown & Green – £30

As the summer draws to a close, it serves us with a reminder of the notorious unpredictability of our weather. Just because it's sunny when you leave the house, it doesn't mean that it will remain that way over the coming hours! So searching for, and finding, a pair of shoes that you can wear day-to-day in any weather (whilst still looking good!) can be a troublesome task to say the least. One of the most popular solutions to this stylish/weatherproof footwear problem comes from designer Toni … [Read more...]

Spanish sole – history of the espadrille

They've been on the feet of movie stars this spring, but the espadrille is a shoe that historically have been worn by peasants and locals in predominantly mountainous regions of the Mediterranean, and more recently, Latin America and Bangladesh. In 2011, alongside low budget of these soft shoes from high street retailers like New Look, this simple canvas-and-jute slip on is being re-designed in ever more expensive and exclusive incarnations. From Christian Louboutin Delfin … [Read more...]

Tory Burch Contrast Elastic Espadrilles

As seen in the April '11 issue of InStyle and the March '11 issue of W Magazine, this Tory Burch Contrast Elastic Espadrille in Reptile Yellow and Khaki is turning heads and available directly from ToryBurch.com, $175. Bold color gives the classic espadrille a fresh update. Wear with shorts, capri pants and summer dresses for an easy chic look. Style Number: 12118408 Tory Burch Espadrille … [Read more...]