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SPEND OR SAVE: HIGH THROAT COURT

Do you ever find the perfect shoe, but not at a purse-friendly price? The chicest court shoe style this season has a high throat, meaning the front comes up higher over your foot. This creates the comfort of a loafer, whilst … Continue reading

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RETRO GIRL

I love how collaborations bring the skills and expertise of two brands together. Orla Kiely’s continued pairing with Clarks is an excellent example of this. The new AW15 collection has just launched, and it’s my favourite range yet. The styles combine … Continue reading

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UNQUEENLY WEDGES

You may have read about HRH Queen Elizabeth’s dislike of wedges, and how the Duchess of Cambridge has abandoned her love of wedges to please Her Majesty. Well I’m not here to annoy royalty, but I do believe that wedges have … Continue reading

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MARY JANES: JUVENILE OR LADYLIKE?

When I was a teenager working in shoe shops, I loved Mary Janes, and even got my dad to make me a pair. There was something about that 1960s dolly aesthetic that appealed to me. I was even attracted to … Continue reading

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5 THINGS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SHOES – 5

If you heard my radio interview on the Mark Forrest Show last week, you’ll know that I’m on a mission to help women make better decisions about the footwear they buy. I have many many tips to help you choose … Continue reading

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WIN A VIP SHOE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE

Have you ever been frustrated with sales assistants, and wanted a little honest advice when you were out shoe shopping? This is your golden opportunity to WIN two hours of one-to-one guidance from Susannah Davda of The Shoe Consultant, in the London … Continue reading

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SHOE RADIO

I was pleased to be interviewed on the Mark Forrest radio show yesterday evening. This programme is simultaneously broadcast on all local BBC radio stations in England and the Channel Islands. Mark asked me: What does a Shoe Consultant do? Are … Continue reading

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WHY I AGREE WITH CAITLIN

I was bought Caitlin Moran’s witty, intelligent, and highly perceptive book “How to be a Woman” for Christmas by my husband. The uncomfortable conversation which followed the present opening went from: did he think I didn’t know how to embody my … Continue reading

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BLISS FOR FEET

The weather’s still (reasonably) warm, but at this time of year, with Autumn fashion in the magazines, we often start preparing our wardrobes for the colder months. Since moving into a somewhat draughty house, slippers have become a must for … Continue reading

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HEELED SANDALS X WHICH SKIRT/TROUSERS

When you’re wearing high-heeled sandals, your legs appear to continue in one long line to the floor. This visual effect looks better with certain hemlines. Here’s your at-a-glance guide to which trousers, shorts, dress and skirt styles go best with … Continue reading

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