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FOLK STILETTO

Just because we’re heading into Autumn, doesn’t mean we have to wear only black and brown shoes zzzz………. You can still find beautiful and colourful options, such as this ‘poinciana’-coloured stiletto from LK Bennett (yes I Googled poinciana too).   … Continue reading

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FETISH ON THE HIGH STREET

I love it when the High Street does something a little bit daring, so was pleased to see these über-sexy red heels in Topshop.                                 … Continue reading

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THE ETHICAL DILEMMA

There have been numerous articles and television programmes about the need for us all to eat less meat. The documentary which prompted this article was the Horizon episode “Should We Eat Meat?  – How to Feed the Planet”. With so much … Continue reading

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CUTE BOOT

Although Chelsea boots are experiencing a resurgence; they actually go back as far as the mid 1800s, and were reportedly worn “daily” by Queen Victoria. I saw this slightly lower-topped version in Hobbs at the weekend.             … Continue reading

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HAIRY FOOTWEAR INVASION

You may have read my post featuring Simone Rocha’s incredibly furry flats, but now fur or faux-fur shoes are everywhere. Here are a few of the most outrageous:                           … Continue reading

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MARGIELA

I’m a big fan of the unexpected looks bestowed upon us by designers each season. I particularly like to see the new and exciting footwear carrying models down the catwalk each season. These soft green leather ankle boots from Maison Martin … Continue reading

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MIU MIU GUN SHOES

If The Shoe Consultant was giving out awards, Miu Miu would win the prize for inspiring but wearable designer footwear. Season after season, Miu Miu never fails to charm and delight its customers. The majority of the AW14 footwear collection is as … Continue reading

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LAUREN BACALL: SHOE ICON

It was with great sadness that I received the news that the great actress Lauren Bacall passed away this week. My father had a big crush on Ms Bacall from a young age, and he introduced me to her films. … Continue reading

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ANIMAL FLATS

When you think of furry shoes, do you think of Uggs? How about the furry Miu Miu heels from Autumn/Winter 2009? Who could forget Celine’s “furkenstocks” and big-bird yellow stilettos? To bring the animal out in you this season, try these … Continue reading

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NEW SEASON CLASSICS

Some people get excited at sale time, but for me it’s new season products, beautifully merchandised on shelves (not sale racks) that get my heart pumping. It is around this time of year when I sniff new season products in … Continue reading

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