Shoes in the News: September 2014 Edition

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Special thanks to the “formerly shoe-obsessed” Wayne for contributing these "shoe news" articles for me to share this month (and for catching the fact that I forgot to do a roundup last month). Now on the news... The Shoe Genius of Early 1970s Earth Shoes The Earth Shoe ripped up the world in 1971 and by the end of the decade? Collapsed under the weight of its own success. And now born again? All this drama for a shoe? Oh yes.   A new exhibit reveals the … [Read more...]

Sophisticated Luxe Shoes on Sale

Looking like a million without going over budget is absolutely accessible. I was so excited to find these "Accessory Trends" on sale at Newport News... Pick up these Leopard-print multi-buckle pumps, Croco-embossed stiletto pumps or Peep-toe patent pumps for only $19 each at Newport-News.com!   Seriously. Regularly $35-$45. Plus several other styles are available for $19, $24, $29 and $34 each. … [Read more...]

Pierre Hardy Knock-offs

Nicole Richie has been spotted several times donning her Pierre Hardy  2020 Black Velvet Pumps that retail for $1,280. Steal her style for less with these near replicas Jessica Simpson Hello Strappy Leather Stilettos, $87.95 from Zappos.com. I think I'd like them ever better if the heel was black? [phpbay]pierre hardy, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Bon Chic Bon Genre Sandals

Wayne emailed me pics of these BCBG sandals earlier this month.   I liked 2 out of 3 the pairs - can you guess which one I disliked? BCBGirls Alga sexy platform sandals in Brunette/Cosmo Pink, $109.95 from Zappos.com BCBGirls China Gold Tan/Ameretto Met Patchwork Stiletto Sandals, $97.95 from Zappos.com BCBG Max Azria Soleil versatile thong sandals, $88 from Zappos.com [phpbay]BCBG sandal, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Stilettos Notecards

  My long-time friend, Julie  from DiggingOutTogether.com  (I highly suggest signing up for her monthly motivational newsletter), sent me these perfect Paperstyle Stilettos Notecards for my belated  birthday.  I plan to use the first one to send  Julie a thank-you note.   I also plan to  use one of each of the four designs to create a collage to frame to add to my shoe decor. Paperstyle Stilettos Notecards are available from Amazon.com. Square format notecards with coloured envelopes, … [Read more...]