The Perfect Wedding Shoes…

It's hard enough to find the perfect shoes for your wedding. You know... the biggest day of your life? But could you imagine trying to design them!? It sounds (and is!) amazing and fun, but it's also super intimidating. You know me as The Shoe Girl, my friends and family know me as a shoe obsessed girl, so the first thing people ask me isn't "what does your dress look like?" it's "OMG what SHOES are you going to wear!?" Sure, I could just buy a super fabulous pair but that would be too easy. Plus I feel like since I have the ability to […] Read More

Filed under: celine ouaknine · love · mood board · sexy shoes · shoe design · shoe designer · shoe shopping · shoe sketches · shopping · sketches · Uncategorized · wedding

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Guess Who’s Back…

Hello! For those of you who don't know me, I'm Celine- The Shoe Girl. I'm back to blogging after taking over a year and a half off. Wanna know what the heck I've been up to?? Ok, so... last time we spoke I was packing up my shoes and moving to LA (all my old blog posts are linked to this blog if you wanna play catch up). I moved in with my sweet friend Jena in the cutest warmest apartment in the coolest area. I had to downsize my shoe closet to a shoe wall, but it was totally worth it. Jena and I […] Read More

Filed under: blogging · celine ouaknine · designer shoes · europe trip · family · high heels · la · shoe blog · shoe blogger · shoe closet · shoe design · shoe designer · shoe storage · the shoe girl · theshoegirl · Titan Industries · wedding · working

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It’s Friday, I’m in Love

I wanted to wait until I had more pictures to share this post with you but let's just call this a preview, shall we? I'm off to mainland China today, where as most of you know, blogger is blocked. UGH.So here's a post to tide you over while I'm gone. Though I've been such a bad blogger lately, I doubt anyone's holding their breath for new posts. ;)Last week, two of my favorite people were married on the Queen Mary in Long Beach. I can't go into it right now because like I said, this is just a preview... but I am so happy for […] Read More

Filed under: amazing · Cece L'amour · china · friends · love · shoe design · wedding

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Big Hearts and Wedding Bells

I'm back!! Ah, it's so good to be home. I got back Thursday and then hit the ground running. This weekend was crazy busy. I went to a wedding Friday night where my childhood best friend Mark married a really lovely girl named Carlie. Hi Carlie!! :) Then yesterday I hosted a baby shower for my best friend Christie. I'm so excited to be an auntie to their beebee.I broke in my Alexander McQueen red heart shaped peep toes... finally! I mean, what better reason to wear them than to celebrate love.(dress- LaRok, necklace- Van Cleef, bow- Urban Renewal, shoes- McQueen)I wore them with these adorable tights […] Read More

Filed under: alexander mcqueen · cute shoes · friends · love · wedding

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My Friends are Gorgeous AND Talented!

You guys have to check this out! My annoyingly beautiful and very talented friend Skully handcrafts these beautiful one of a kind veils, and when you see them you'll make up a reason to need a veil!Check it out- En-Veil.comThen there's one of my oldest and dearest friends, Jessica Palermo, who is getting married next month. We're going to celebrate her bachelorette in a really exciting way! Well, In MY opinion anyway.Jess is not your average bachelorette. She's incredibly creative (she designs Badgley Mischka footwear and is our new and improved Charles Jourdan designer) and entertainingly quirky so when talking about what we should do […] Read More

Filed under: badgley mischka · charles jourdan · en-veil · friends · jessica palermo · shoe designer · wedding

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