What’s Your Holiday Shoe Style?

Famous Footwear

Deciding what to wear (and then what shoes to wear) to the upcoming holiday parties can be stressful. Unless the invitation specifically says "black tie", you are often left trying to decide what style is fitting for the occasion: Casual, aka "come as you are" Cocktail Chic, aka "dressy casual" Business Dress, aka "office dress code" Famous Footwear suggests some shoe brands and styles for both men and women (shown below) for each holiday party circumstance: All styles shown … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: Squeak’s Shoe Tree

Shoe Ornaments on Christmas Tree

Squeak teased us all last week with this "Sneak Peek" of her shoe tree. Her home was featured on the 2012 Christmas Tour of Homes and I must say was decorated gorgeously! Squeak's welcoming idiom was, "I may not have the largest ball of twine, but I do have a Christmas tree featuring over one hundred shoes."   And the tree was beautifully decorated with black, red and gold shoe ornaments. Squeak and Kim wishing all fellow Shoeaholics a "Merry Christmas"! shoe christmas ornament … [Read more...]

DKNY Burgundy Priscilla Platform Pumps

DKNY Burgundy Priscilla Platform High Pumps Photo

  My-Wardrobe.com just launched their "Christmas Room" which is already making me wish I had a holiday party planned to buy a dress to match these DKNY Burgundy Priscilla Platform Pumps - aren't they divine?! Not too flashy, just luxurious. These classic burgundy pumps are ideal for injecting your everyday style with effortless polish. The clever platform design cheats that extra bit of height whilst remaining incredibly comfy!   … [Read more...]

Top 3 Chinese Laundry Holiday Shoes

I'm thinking I need to have a Shoeaholics Anonymous Christmas Party just so I have an excuse to buy a new pair of holiday shoes! Plus wouldn't it be fun for a bunch of shoe addicts to get together and show off our shoes to others that appreciate our shoe passion?! Anyway, here are my top three picks from Chinese Laundry's Holiday Collection, all of which are available directly from ChineseLaundry.com. Chinese Laundry Hot 4 It Suede Double Platform Sandals, $169 Chinese Laundry Haylie … [Read more...]

For You Last Minute Shoe Shoppers

Want a new pair of shoes to wear on Christmas? Or what about some ugly socks to wear with your ugly Christmas sweater?   Or do you still need some gifts to put under the tree?   Never fear, our favorite shoe stores are here! And most stores offer more than just shoes, including clothing (pajamas are great gifts) and handbags, even housewares and beauty items. Here's my top list of online stores, along with shipping/ordering deadlines... Zappos.com - Order before 1pm PST on 12/23 with FREE … [Read more...]