#Shoeaholic Finds: Merona Flats

Merona Flats on Clearance at Target

Since I share my shoe finds with all of you, I think it'd be awesome for all of you to share your shoe finds with us! Simply use the hashtag #Shoeaholic on your favorite social media site, ie Pinterest, Instagram, Flickr, Twitter, etc, and we'll grab the images from there to share in a round-up post right here!  They can be pics of actual shoes you own or images of shoes you want to own, actually any shoes you think are worth sharing! Or you could simply email us, too. We love to hear from … [Read more...]

Mixing Jewelry and Shoes

Black Peeptoe Pump with Necklace Photo

When it comes to accessorizing an outfit, many women neglect to consider how their shoes and jewelry can work together to complete a look. Perhaps this is because shoes and jewelry are usually worn on the opposite sides of the body, but if a woman wants to look put together from head to toe, then she needs to put some careful thought into how her accessories interact with each other. There are several different pairings that can work well for accessorizing, and they are each based upon the type … [Read more...]

Hand Sewn Spanish Espadrilles

Some of my favorite shoes I wore in highschool were some red patterned espadrilles.   I've saved them and even wore them to an 80's party earlier this year. Now twenty years later, my daughter has hoarded them, and they are practically falling apart. So I was ecstatic (as was my daughter) when Diego Arnedo, owner of Espadrillestore.ca sent me a pair of these Espadrilles with red stripes to review! Thank you! All Espadrilles (Alpargatas in Spanish) are entirely hand crafted in the small … [Read more...]

Jewels by Jan Barefoot Sandals

Jan from Jewels-byJan.com sent me some of her handmade Celtic Moon Barefoot Sandals to review, and I must say I absolutely love the concept.   It's too bad that I can't stand anything between my toes to actually wear them for long periods of time (yes, I have a problem). I did wear them for a picture. Now if I was to get married in Jamaica or the Bahamas, I would probably endure them as they would be the perfect "something blue", and I'm actually partial to the "celtic star" symbol. Of … [Read more...]

Tour of Zappos!

I'm back from Viva Las Vegas - great trip!   One of the highlights of my trip was getting a tour of the Zappos.com headquarters, and all I can say is WOW! To deliver WOW through service is one of Zappos' Ten Core Values. I was amazed at the excitement of the employees, and the fun work environment, from the complimentary cafeteria lunches to the napping room.   It looks like an  awesome place to work! Tony, the CEO, was out of the office, but his desk is among the rest of the employee's cu … [Read more...]