Shoes in the News: March 2014 Edition

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Thanks to the “formerly shoe-obsessed” Wayne for contributing the articles below.  Wayne knows how much I love mules, so it's only it's fitting that I begin this article with a link to this slideshow on Yahoo! Shine: Mules Are Having a Moment: 10 Pairs of Backless Shoes to Buy Now. TMZ.com reported that Johnny Weir has 1,300 pairs of designer shoes, putting Imelda Marcos's shoe collection to shame. Are trainers with stiletto heels the next big thing? Beware, they were spotted at Paris Fashion W … [Read more...]

Interesting Shoe Statistics for Women

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Shoe Sniper recently conducted some interesting "Shoe Stats" that was just too good not to share. Women in the USA own an average of 17 pairs of shoes... but wear only 3 pairs regularly. 39% of women consider themselves "a shoe person" 50% have more than 10 pairs of shoes 13% own more than 30 pairs of non-athletic shoes And 1 woman out of 12 owns 100 or more pairs! (I have a feeling that the majority of readers of this very blog fit in this category!) 1 in 7 admit hiding at … [Read more...]