Shoe Review: Elites by Walking Cradles Venice Black Leather Sandals

I have to admit that my first impression of these Walking Cradles Elite Venice black leather sandals (available from Footsmart, $149.95 and available in black, tobacco brown and/or pewter gray) was "old lady shoes" when I saw the velcro straps on them. Luckily the adornment on the t-strap vamp modernizes them a bit. But they are indeed comfortable sandals. … [Read more...]

Shoe Review: Born Vineland Pumps

My mother recently bought these Born Vineland mary-jane pumps for her finicky feet, which are available from Zappos.com, $105. At first I told her they looked liked "old lady shoes" to which she replied, "I am an old lady." Touche. But after hearing her rave about how comfortable they are (and she is very picky about the comfort level of her shoes), and then how she'd like to buy another pair in black (the above is taupe), I agreed that I would probably wear them, too!   The next … [Read more...]