The World Needs Sophia Webster

I'm not going to totally get into why I stopped blogging for as long as I did, but I will say that the failure of my own line had something to do with it. I can't explain to you the feeling of getting your own shoe line, and being SO excited about it, only to have it taken away from you. It was devastating and to be honest, a little embarrassing. Those of you who followed my blog before know that I loved making girly fun shoes. Working with Betsey Johnson as her shoe designer was one of the best experiences of my life. It was […] Read More

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Oops… You Stole That.

The only difference is the buttons. Oh, and the quality. Oops...Original, PradaCopy Cat, Mojo Moxy (HERE)XOX […] Read More

Filed under: celine ouaknine · designer shoes · · knock off · oops you stole that · opinion · prada · shoe design


Penny Loves Kenny by The Shoe Girl

Hello friends! I just wanted to officially let you guys know that I am now designing for the brand Penny Loves Kenny and my first collection will be out soon! You can find the existing collection on and where they have great, affordable styles on sale RIGHT NOW!! Like this adorable wedge... so cute!So stay tuned! I'm really excited about this brand and where I'm taking it :) […] Read More

Filed under: celine ouaknine · · penny loves kenny · shoe design · shoe designer · shoe shopping · zappos


Oops, You Stole That.

I know, I know. 3 days in a row. I'm trying! ;)Since I USED to post knockoffs and my opinions of them, and then get a ton of crap for it via bitchy comments... I'm going to keep it short and sweet."Oops, you stole that."Original, Rupert SandersonCopy Cat, Not Rated (here)Tisk tisk […] Read More

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Cece L’amour Leopard Wedges

Since so many of you asked (thank you) I wanted to share that the Cece L'amour leopard wedges I love so much are up on!!! They're one of my favorites ever. They're pretty simple and easy to wear but I get SO may compliments on them. Its super flattering and makes me so happy!!(The yellow is a bit more mustard-y in person in my opinion)shooting them for our ad campaign me wearing mine in the office :)It also comes in this floral print that I love. I lent them out to a fellow bridesmaid at my best friend's wedding last month...XOXOX […] Read More

Filed under: Cece L'amour · · leopard · love · shoe design · wedges