Shoes in the News: May 2014 Edition

war-themed shoe ad from 1940

In case you missed it, I've updated the photo of me in my shoe closet.  I do not have special hangers for my flip-flops, nor do I want any.  But if I did, Epbot has a tutorial on how to make them. I wonder what Men's Health can tell about me from my shoes? I was excited to read that ’90s footwear fave the mule makes a springtime comeback! DailyMail.co.uk reported that the average American woman will spend $20,557 on shoes in her lifetime, and that a fifth of those shoes will never be worn. … [Read more...]

Shoes in the News

Headlines from Wayne. Commentaries from Kim. Financial crisis causes women to crave high heels Great, you mean I'm gonna crave shoes even more that we're in a economic recession? Good thing I'm an authority on saving money. Police offer free flip-flops to binge drinkers who keep falling over in heels So I have to get drunk to get some free shoes that I hate? Models rise and fall in high style Maybe they were drunk and need to wear flip-flops? Store withdraws Chinese-made footwear … [Read more...]

Quai D’Orsay Gold Lace Leather Evening Shoes

I like these Quai D'Orsay  pumps  from "Wayne's shoe porn list", but what exactly would one wear with these?   I'm thinking a little black dress with gold accents? Quai D'Orsay  Gold Lace Leather d'Orsay Evening Shoes are available from Forzieri.com, $316 Romantic and ultra-feminine, a metallic gold pair of d'Orsay pumps with stiletto heel is adorned by black lace and is sure to lend a flattering and outstanding element for a special evening out. Made in Italy. [phpbay]gold pumps, 1[/ … [Read more...]