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THE SHOE CAPITAL

In the centre of England lies a city which was once a major player in the British shoe manufacturing industry.                               In the mid 1800s, the … Continue reading

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GO TO THE PARTY

Nordic looks are a huge trend in interiors, knitwear, and…..shoes! Emma Go produce lovely feminine footwear, designed in Denmark and manufactured in Alicante in Spain. For those of you not in-the-know, Alicante has long been a centre for excellence in women’s … Continue reading

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WEDDING SHOES AT THE V&A

I spent an enlightening hour or so at the V&A Museum this weekend. The Wedding Dresses exhibition displays a fine selection of the good, bad and rather ugly from 1775-2014. As you can imagine, my eyes were drawn to the more interesting … Continue reading

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THAT BOOT

Oh my, the Burberry boot of the season comes in five colour-ways. Each boot is hand-painted, and made in soft, supple deerskin. Slippers on a stiletto heel anyone? Who could resist this cool silver colour-way, to make you the centre of attention … Continue reading

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ULTIMATE BARBIE SHOE

Despite her inaccurate proportions, Barbie is a fashion icon. She was also the main reason I loved wearing my cowboy boots with skinny blue jeans when I was younger. The shoe I think of as being Barbie’s signature style isn’t … Continue reading

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HOW I FEEL ABOUT SHOES

If ever there was an image that summed up how I, and millions of women around the world, feel about shoes; it would be this one.                               … Continue reading

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SHOOOOOOOOOHHHHHHH!

I can’t think of a better way to finish off your witch/pumpkin costume this Halloween, than these fabulous Rupert Sanderson d’Orsay heels:               Is Halloween just another great excuse to buy shoes?

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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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