Shoes in the News: October ’14

Shoes in the News Image

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...]

Wayne’s Shoe Collection: Part 2 (Slides)

D&G Denim Slides

This is a second post in a series that showcases the formerly shoe-obsessed Wayne's shoe collection. Commentary by Wayne himself: All these bought at Neiman Marcus in Atlanta back in 2000 (when I was last getting paid on the 1st and the 15th) and rarely worn since. A pair of D&G denim patchwork slides: One pair of D&G brown patchwork leather slides: And a Bonus: Back in 2000 (when I really had spending money), I bought a pair of Hermes wooden slides for $350; I thought I'd … [Read more...]

Can you identify this flat leather boot?

Shoe Help Wanted

About five months ago I was looking online for a Fall/Winter lace up leather boot.  I came across a website with a great boot. I thought I saved the site but I didn't and have been trying to find it ever since and I can't remember the brand name.  Here is what I do remember... flat lace up leather boot (ankle or mid) bright red lining (inside of boot, I think this may have been a signature of the brand) reading about the company they began many years ago and part of their collection is … [Read more...]

Navy Pumps Best for Winter Business

Michael Antonio Women's Loveme-2 Closed-Toe Pump

Cold weather can bring on many more layers and cover up your stylish wardrobe with a bulky coat. While many of us hate to cover up our great wardrobe, we can use this time to highlight a great pair of shoes. These long sleek looking trench coats can be very cute, but the shoes are what bring out the entire look. No matter what color you decide to go with, you can show off a bit of your personality with just a great pair of shoes when all else is hidden. For a business look, a great pair of … [Read more...]

How to Care for Leather Shoes

Dansko Rudy Leather Clogs, $90 Buying leather shoes is almost always a good investment. They add a touch of class and character to any wardrobe, but often pose a problem for those who don't understand that they require a bit more attention than other materials. Leather comes in many different forms and it's important to care for your particular item accordingly. Brands from Clarks to dansko make popular leather designs and no one wants to see them ruined by disuse. Maintain the quality feel … [Read more...]