Seeing WWDMAGIC In A Whole New Light

 So I've been in the shoe business for... well, ever really- and have attended TONS of shoe shows/ trade shows. I'm usually, however, on the vendor side. That's industry speak for 'I'm with the people slinging the product' (in my case, the shoes). This trip though, I was hired by WWD's Footwear News Magazine to go to the show and blog about my experience and about what I saw happening in and around the FN Platform show.HOW FUN! When you're on the selling side you're working like a dog. You're meeting customer after customer selling them shoes, convincing them that your line is better then the […] Read More

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The Low Down

This weird thing has happened to me. For a few months after Ben and I separated my feet were depressed. I had no interest in heels and wore converse every day. It was shocking.Don't worry, I'm back in heels! But I also found this kind of happy medium in chunky heels and wedges. Where I used to be all about the highest heels possible, (which I still LOVE) now I'm flirting with more comfortable shoes for running around in.I noticed that two of my stylish girlfriends had these perfect little wedge booties and I loved how they looked on them, so naturally I snatched some […] Read More

Filed under: bcbg · booties · chinese laundry · dolce vita · heels.com · joes jeans · penny loves kenny · shoe shopping · steve madden · vince camuto · wedges

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OTK!! OMG!

So it's no newsflash that over the knee boots are the SHIT this fall, but I just wanted to share a few of my favorites with you from every price! :)This super chic (and surprisingly cheap) version from Chinese Laundry was an instant hit when worn on Gossip Girl last year! They sold out practically the day after the episode aired. At under $100, I'm not surprised. There are tons of look-alikes on sites like zappos and heels.comJane of Sea of Shoes has been wearing these CO-OP boots lately and I really dig them! They'll cost you about $750 which is a good chunk of […] Read More

Filed under: barneys · chinese laundry · chloe · christian louboutin · hot boots · over the knee · sea of shoes · sexy shoes · stella mccartney · ysl

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Fugs.

Please don't. That's all I can say about this boot. PLEASE do not.It's not cute. It's not funky fresh. It's fugly.Well... maybe for a clown hooker costume? Halloween is sorta close.No. Never mind. Just don't […] Read More

Filed under: chinese laundry · cute boots · ugly boots

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