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SHOES, PLEASURE, MORE PLEASURE

I had a fun morning with two of my shoe-loving friends visiting the V&A’s Shoes: Pleasure and Pain exhibition. Apologies to any fellow visitors for our in-depth analysis of each style. We are truly shoe-obsessed. It was exciting to see some of … Continue reading

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LOVABLE LUXURY

I was strolling through the Westfield White City shopping centre (not just for the air conditioning), and the windows of the Carlo Pazolini store caught my eye. Although these sandal designs are relatively simple, there is something rather perfect about the pared-back … Continue reading

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ONE SHOE CONSULTANT, TWO INTERVIEWS

I’m always surprised and gratified when I tell people what I do for a living and they get really excited. This buzz was put to good use in the past few days, as I was interviewed for not one but … Continue reading

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SHOE PRIDE

In honour of Pride London 2015, I wanted to show support for my LGBT+ friends with some proud rainbow shoe styles. Have a happy and safe Pride everyone!  

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5 THINGS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SHOES – 1

Yesterday evening, I gave a talk for a fabulous event held by Smart Works Inspire: the fundraising arm of the charity Smart Works. Smart Works dress and coach women for job interviews, and I have been working closely with this charity … Continue reading

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BRIGHT BROGUES

  These Yull brogues are great for unpredictable U.K. days with scorching sun, North winds, and rain: all within the space of an hour. Don’t be the one in soggy sandals.   The Brighton brogue offers great value-for-money with beautiful … Continue reading

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PUMPS WITH AN EDGE

I haven’t been in Next’s shoe department for a while, but I found the displays so appealing in my local branch, that I couldn’t resist a peek. I always try to recommend products with leather uppers and linings, as they are … Continue reading

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COME AND SEE THE SHOE CONSULTANT

Will you be in London on June 24th? Come and see Susannah Davda a.k.a. The Shoe Consultant give you Life Lessons Every Woman Should Know, along with Julie Hutchison and Emma Case. Tickets for this event on June 24th are … Continue reading

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FESTIVAL FOOTWEAR

With festival season upon us, we’ll all be trying to second-guess the unpredictable U.K. weather. Luckily there are some beautiful and comfortable options for both rain and shine. Just click through the slide show for my selection of the best. Want … Continue reading

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WHY I LOVE SEAGRASS FLIP-FLOPS

They’re comfortable, breathable, and have a more natural and high-end look than plastic equivalents. Seagrass is a finely woven straw-like material. I like to think of these flip-flops as flat espadrilles. Very classy.   The sole of these flip-flops will start life flat, but … Continue reading

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