6 Ways to Keep Moccasins Looking their Best

Leather Factory Native Heritage Moccasin Kits

My love of moccasins first began on a trip I took to Dallas. On the way, I stopped  to visit the  Chickasaw Cultural Center. The trip was  like going back in time. Along with many interactive displays, the Center has a replica of an old-fashioned village where it's possible to see how members of the tribe lived way back when. Fashion is a part of this old-time life, and I got to see all sorts of deerskin and elk skin apparel and footwear. To remind me of my trip, I decided to buy some … [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...]

Pretty in Purple Mossimo Moccasins

These purple Oran Moccasin Flats by Mossimo Supply Co. shoes are great to wear everyday. They fit well and wear even better. There is not much arch support, but they are still very comfortable.   They have good tread, and I love the suede look. Mossimo Oran Moccasins in either Brown and/or Black are available from Target.com, $19.99.   Look in store if you're wanting the pretty purple ones that I got! purple moccasin … [Read more...]

Minnetonka Thunderbird II Moccasins as on Hilary Duff only $40 shipped

Hilary Duff was spotted wearing Minnetonka Thunderbird II Moccasins in Dusty Brown (available from ShopBop.com for only $40 with Free Worldwide Shipping!) while out and about in Los Angeles on April 2nd, 2011 (source). These suede kiltie flats feature a tie, beading, and a whipstitched seam at the vamp. Pinked edge at top line. Rubber sole. Minnetonka Moccasins … [Read more...]