The Short Shoe History [Infographic]

Shoes have been around for centuries and some shoes have defined eras with statement styling that has gone down in history. The graphic below "The Short Shoe History" provided by charts some of history's most stand-out styles and looks at the changing style of women's footwear from the 1920s up to the modern day.   … [Read more...]

A Tennis Shoe Story: Run Down Memory Lane

What can I say about tennis shoes that has not already been written? There are articles about the construction, style, fit, best brand, which celebrity wears which shoe, and yes, even the history of. If you are one of the athletic types, I have no doubt your closet floor, or the pile of shoes near the front door- depending on how you roll - is consumed with various styles, colors, and brands of tennis shoes. Not because you need to tie on a different pair every time you grab your racquet and hit … [Read more...]

A Short History of Alexander McQueen

Who would have ever known that the working class high school drop-out that was Alexander McQueen would become one of the most internationally celebrated famous designers of a generation "“ if not of all time? His bold styles and astonishing shows stunned and revolutionised the world of fashion. The remarkable rags to riches story that belongs to McQueen is one that will continue to inspire young designers of the future for years to come and deliver us fashion geniuses that might never have … [Read more...]

The Revolution of the Red Sole: What it means to Rock Christian Louboutins

Every fashion obsessed shoe hound knows what it means when they see a pair of red soled masterpieces walk into a room, attached to a woman who seems to have the world at her feet (or at least she has more than a month's rent at her feet).   So it's no secret that a fabulous shoe with a bright red bottom means one thing and one thing only:   Christian Louboutin is a name that is bound to make the heart of any fashion conscious woman skip a beat. The history. In today's 2011, Christian … [Read more...]