Shoes in the News: October ’14

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As usual, special thanks go to the “formerly shoe-obsessed” Wayne for contributing these “shoe news” articles for me to share! 17 Signs You're Completely Addicted To ShoesTo you, PMS stands for Purchase More Shoes. :)An Obituary To Uggs, Uggly Status Footwear Of This Generation’s WomenBefore they became relegated to the ranks of Britney Spears in the supermarket.Nudist sandals from Stuart Weitzman are standing out on red carpetsStuart Weitzman’s Nudist sandal, a sleek, two-strap stiletto with … [Read more...]

Shoes in the News: July ’14 Edition

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Check out some awesome retro footwear advertisements like the one show above on the Flashbak website: Vintage Footwear Adverts Unlaced. There is a "Sole Obsession" exhibit at a museum in Auburn, Washington that features 100 years of shoes that women love but don't always wear. TribLive interviews women that have are having a love affair with shoes, while FashionTribes.com shares how shoes are collector's items: Stimulate Your C-Spot with Your Fashion Footwear Fetish. The check out Whoopi … [Read more...]

New Shoe Checks from Check Advantage

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I just used up my last box of personal shoe checks, so tonight I was on the hunt for some new shoe checks. Although I loved my Concrete Jungle Shoe Checks, I thought it was time for change. So I searched for new shoe checks, and look at these beauties that I found from Check Advantage. I love them all that I can't decide which design to choose! Help me choose your favorite shoe check design. You can click through each image for more details, and then leave me a comment on which ones I should … [Read more...]

How Ancient is that New Shoe Design?

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Many women love shoes, and finding the latest styles is a popular hobby. Shockingly, some of the "latest styles," aren't really that new at all. They're modern twists on very old concepts. Here is some of the history behind a few popular shoe types. High heels - In the fashion industry, a shoe is only a  true high heel  if the heel is over 3.5 inches tall. Even though they're considered women's footwear today, that isn't how they started out. Another interesting thing about heels is that … [Read more...]

Great Shoes for the Party Season

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Shoes are an important part of every ladies wardrobe and most of us have quite a few pairs in our closet! The styles may range from the comfortable sneakers to the high-heeled stilettos worn only for special occasions. New fashions have been making their appearance every year, usually; most of the trends do not last for too long and lose their luster by the end of the season. However, there are some great shoes that have become very popular among the trendy set and are an important accessory for … [Read more...]