Shoes in the News: March 2014 Edition

Shoe ad from December 1978

Thanks to the “formerly shoe-obsessed” Wayne for contributing the articles below.  Wayne knows how much I love mules, so it's only it's fitting that I begin this article with a link to this slideshow on Yahoo! Shine: Mules Are Having a Moment: 10 Pairs of Backless Shoes to Buy Now. TMZ.com reported that Johnny Weir has 1,300 pairs of designer shoes, putting Imelda Marcos's shoe collection to shame. Are trainers with stiletto heels the next big thing? Beware, they were spotted at Paris Fashion W … [Read more...]

Ridding the world of ugly Ugg Boots… one blog post at a time.

Uggs Boots Photo

Uggs have comfort going for them, but the Australian sheepskin boots are truly ugly and may even pose a driving hazard. You don't have to toss your Uggs, just save them for weekend lounging at home in leggings and a boyfriend sweatshirt. Upgrade your footwear with these styles of boots instead: Motorcycle Boots With a D-ring holding leather straps together, motorcycle boots offer the perfect balance of hard and soft in women's boots. These boots are typically mid-calf boots and may not fit … [Read more...]

Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month by wearing Pink Shoes!

SKU: LRA1296 | Part #: ALG-DON-355 Alegria Women's Donna Clog in Pink Hearts - ALG-DON-355

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and full of Pink Ribbon Deals. If you can't afford the Dana Davis Allie Pink Pumps, we've found six other shoe styles where you can show your support by buying/wearing pink on your feet! 1. Pink Ribbon Cancer Awareness Nude Platform Shoes, $54.99 from Celebrate Express. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this product will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. 2. Give Cancer the boot with these UGG Australia Classic Short … [Read more...]

Cleaning Care Instructions for Uggs

There is a debate about the true origin of ugg boots between Australia and New Zealand. Both countries claim to be the creators of the unisex sheepskin boots. Despite the debate, fug boots (shortened form of "flying ugg boots") dates back to World War I when they were worn by aviators. Furthermore, they were in existence in the 1920s in the rural areas of Australia. Use these cleaning and care instructions to extend the longevity of your ugg boots. Use Ugg Sheepskin Water & Stain Repellent … [Read more...]

Whooga is new alternative to Ugg Boots

Buyitright here will soon become the first authorized UK reseller of Whooga ugg boots. Whooga is quickly gaining recognition as an alternative ugg boot brand across Europe. Until Whooga began to establish a foothold few shoe savvy shoppers have realized alternative brands with comparative quality and style exist.   Look out for massive mark downs when Buyit right here launches in early April and remember ugg boots are natural air conditioners for your toes and actively cool your feet during the … [Read more...]