I’ve always considered Jeffrey Campbell the hippie rocker of the shoe industry. I will admit I only own one pair and I’ve decided this needs to change. The summer 2012 lookbook “Hot Child in the City” has helped influence this need for shoes. Like I really need a reason. LOL! I’m eyeing the “Dollywood” booties. How about you? Read more
Raise your hand if you’ve ever experienced the joy of finding a gladiator sandal that you knew you couldn’t live without? *Raises hand*
Ever since my black gladiator sandals died (the heel broke off), I’ve been on the hunt. Not only do I want cute, by I want comfy. You know that’s my favorite phrase.
That’s when shoe company Naya walked into my life and just in the nick of time. I was seriously ready to give up. Enter the Palomi Sandal ($129.95), in all its glory. I love the herringbone braid feature that runs down the front of the sandal. They have vegetable-tanned leather straps, a contoured footbed, an outsole containing 10-15% cork or rice husk, and an adjustable Velcro®-strap closure.
At first, I wasn’t sure I was going to like them. I’m so hesitant when choosing shoes over the internet. You don’t know how they’re going to fit. That’s the most stressful part, isn’t it? I’ve already worn these sandals a few times and have done quite a bit of walking in them and I have NO complaints yet. They’re comfortable, easy to put on, and chic! They run pretty true to size and I can’t wait to wear them more. I already know I’ll wear these out too! You can find them at Nordstrom in various colors and up to a size 12!
I will scream it from the mountain tops…I LOVE A CHUNKY HEEL!! When I wear a shoe with a thick heel, I feel so much safer than if I wore a stiletto. LOL! I feel more grounded and of course more comfortable. You all know I’m totally in love with my Steve Madden platforms. I wear them all of the time. But, now I’m starting to thing I need a fe more pairs. I do…right? Especially since it’s spring and I need brighter colors and styles in my life. Just agree with me at this point. Read more
Why…hello shoes from Madewell! I really love your vintage twist and all the colors and patterns you come in. You make me want to find outfits to go with each and every pair below. Thanks for being pretty awesome. Read more
You all know about my love for Dolce Vita. In fact…I love them ever more, because I won a free pair from them on their Facebook page! I don’t know what pair I’m getting, but hey it’s free. If you haven’t entered, why not? If I can win, maybe you will too! But hurry, because it’s only until the end of February. Read more
Now, here are some shoes I wish I had the guts to wear. I was at the mall the other day and I fell head over heels for a pair of neon pink wedges from Aldo. They were gorgeous. Of course I know I can wear them, but I’m taking baby steps out of my comfort zone and this would require a huge jump for me. I’m silly like that. But, I think I can wear those with the touches of neon. Read more
I’m staring at my closet right now wondering if I can squeeze more shoes in there. Looks like a big fat “No.” I was not made to have a small closet. Now, I’m trying to figure out where I can store them (my poor husband). Read more
You all know my love for things that sparkle, hence the love for sequins. Well, I just bought my first pair of sequin pumps from Baker’s. And I love them!! They are so sparkly and I know I’m going to get a lot of wear out of them. Especially during this time of the year! Sooooo…now I’m on some kind of sequin kick. If you love sequins too, then you’re probably going to love some of the pairs I picked out below. Read more
I remember being a little girl and always shopping at Payless Shoe Source. I’m going to be honest, at that time the quality of the shoes weren’t that great, but they were affordable. And believe me we were always on a budget. Today, Payless is so different. You have designers like Lela Rose, Christian Siriano, and Isabel Toledo creating pieces. They are trendy and still affordable. Love it! Read more
I’m so in love with Dolce Vita shoes. I wish they offered shoe-a-holics a lifetime membership. You just pay a yearly fee and they just send you shoes when they come out. Yeah, I know there are a lot of shoe companies like this, but I want Dolce Vita! If they did, I’d be one happy girl.
Just look! This round of new arrivals has really caught my attention. It’s like little bits of suede deliciousness. Read more