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  • If Nicole Kidman’s d’Orsay Pumps Don’t Make A Case To Get You Out of Clod-Hopper Platforms, Nothing Will!

    Nicole Kidman at the "The Paperboy" Photocall - 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival

    I’ll Have What She’s Having: Sexy, chic and sophisticated  & stunning  d’Orsay pumps that you won’t be laughing at in photos in years to come Hey, am I looking at YOU? The lady teetering along in mega platforms because you think they are trendy? Listen up, if you can’t walk in a shoe, no matter how in style you may think they are, that’s no-no numero uno. Add the fact, that looking like Clydesdale in a clod-hopper is most difficult to pull off at…

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  • French Chic Shoe Lesson 101: Red shoes pops a simple LBD, a la Berenice Bejo

    Argentinian born French actress Berenice Bejo, who will host the opening ceremony of the 65th Cannes film festival

      I’ll Have What She’s Having: The right, bright shoe with a classic LBD is oh soooo French Chic! Less is more when the elements are right in this French Chic Shoe Lesson 101. Berenice Bejo, of the The Artist fame, totally gets it when it comes to adding a bit of personalization and pizzazz to a LBD. Just look at her pictured here, earlier at a photocall at the Cannes Film Festival. Truth be told: This is my favorite red…

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  • Custom Design Your Own Shoes- Shoes of Prey Let’s You Be A Shoe Designer

    Synthetic sole with glaring shoe size. Yes, I have big feet!

    Imagine how fun it would be if you could custom design your own shoes or update an old favorite pair in a different color or heel height? Shoes of Prey lets you do that. The Australian company allows you to become your own shoe designer within the bounds of their own samples of heel styles and heights, toe styles, embellishments, and a large variety of fabrications and colors to guide you to custom design your own shoes. >> YOU WILL LOVE THIS: Don’t forget…

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  • Fancy Pants Street Chic Sneakers with Roman Style

    Isabel Marant Willow Sneakers in beige or black at myTheresa

    Shhhh, I’ve been sneaking around and got a taste of  stylish street chic sneakers, Roman style. Honestly, I’m not a sneaker person. Never was. Being neither Amazonian tall and muscularly lissome, nor the proverbial fleshy tourist, sneakers just never found a spot in my life outside of the gym or a mountain trail. >> SHOP: Newest Stylish Sneakers Fast forward to a vacation in Rome and a sudden weather change and all those otherwise spring shoes just wouldn’t cut it in an…

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  • Would You wear a disco ball on your feet? Rochas’ Mirrored Mules are on our Most Wanted List

    Absolutely YES to disco feet. Mirrored heels are the grown-up alternative to Miu Miu’s glittery shoes (and their 50 million copies) that were the club set must-have shoe for fall. READ: Baby Got Back(less)- Mules are Back! How to Wear Them Elevate an everyday look to a glamorous new level with these retro-inspired satin mules from Rochas that combine a lush jewel tone with a fractured mirrored heel for an attitude that’s certain to give a high gloss twist to your repertoire…

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  • Baby Got Back(less)- Mules are Back! How to Wear Them


    Slides, mules, clogs-that oh so familiar clank-clank sound of backless shoes, have once again come around the fashion merry-go-round and are on every must-have ‘IT’ list for spring. Are you ready? No, its NOT the slippery slides that the khaki-clad capri pant crowd refuse to give up. These mules stand tall, strong and have an architectural point of view. Sure, tracing the backless shoe since their sensual beginings as the footwear of choice for pin-up girls and the like does sound rather enticing minus the modern-day connotations…

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  • TOMS Style Your Sole shoes for a perfect kid for kid party


    Everyone likes a little DIY creativity in their life… Creating something uniquely hand-painted with the added benefit of helping children in need is the best win-win all around. Add the chronic mommy issue of trying to come up with a special idea for the next children’s birthday party and I’ve got the perfect party solution -kids helping kids. >> RELATED: Shoe Shopping Guides To celebrate the TOMS Summer 2012 Collection, I was invited to the brand’s Style Your Sole party. I…

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  • Adventures in Extremes: Loafers, is it Prada at a fraction of the price?


    Loafers are not for the sheer hose set any more! But then again, sheer hose has made a recent come back thanks to Kate Middleton. >>DON’T MISS: Shoe Shopping Guides The loafer, from high-heeled to flat, is fast becoming a wardrobe must-have as they hit upon a more refined look while being completely comfortable. And it’s hard not to become infatuated with this pair of Prada Classic Leopard Loafers. Although pricey at $795, they make for a shoe that we bet you would…

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  • It’s not Uncle Bif’s shoe anymore. Top-Siders are chic and Milly for Sperry Top-Sider leads the pack

    Milly for Sperry Top-Sider at Piperlime

    Move over prepsters, wannabe blue bloods, and the yachting set! Sperry Top-Siders are having a F-A-S-H-I-O-N moment. The Milly for Sperry Top-Sider footwear collab launches today and Milly Creative Director, Michelle Smith introduces 13 styles that include ones with her signature prints and fantastic sense of color.  We’re particularly mad for the idea of a signature Top-Sider upper styled atop espadrille platform heels. Very cute indeed. MORE: Shoe Shopping Guides You can find the Milly for Sperry Top-Sider line at Piperlime now. We’re…

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  • Cool Clogs

    Shopping Guide: Cool Clogs Holy clog, the classic Swedish clog has been fashionably updated! What’s a better way to kick back after a night in sexy stilettos than with a pair of super comfortable clogs? Yes, Matilda, the country classic comfort clog is back and revved up as a trendy fashion shoe with plenty of designer clog and high heel mule styles for you to choose from.

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  • Save your shoes and go to Rome- the city is repaving streets to be high heel friendly!


    If anyone needs further proof as to how much Italian men love women, look no further than this: Rome’s mayor, Gianni Alemanno acknowledges that the historic cobblestone city streets destroy high heels and “has announced plans to begin a makeover on Via del Corso, one of Rome’s central (shopping) streets. The plan is to smooth the sidewalks and roads to make walking along them less dangerous ‘especially for women in heels,’ reports ItalyMag, with Via del Teatro Marcello, Via Petroselli, and Piazza…

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  • First Sarah Jessica Parker, now Blake Lively sports the fugliest Loubes

    Christian Louboutin "Alex"

    Help, I’m a celebrity and I’ll wear anything for attention! I’m sorry, but in my opinion, you really MUST be a fashion victim to find these “lion paw” shoes remotely attractive.  We’re not really fans of  designer damning around here, but these Christian Louboutin “Alex” pumps are for the birds. First, Sarah Jessica Parker sported them in Moscow this summer and now Blake Lively is wearing them on the set of Gossip Girl. All I can say is that it’s the…

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