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SLICK FLATS

& Other Stories always create easy-to-wear but interesting and affordable footwear. This season, the style which caught my eye first, was this petrol-effect gibson.                 I can see these complementing a beautifully-fitted women’s tuxedo: … Continue reading

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YOU DON’T KNOW HOW TO TIE YOUR SHOES

The title of this post may have prompted indignant snorts from you, but not only is it very likely to be the truth, but you can’t deny it caught your attention. I am a big fan of TED talks, as … Continue reading

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SALE SHOES TO TAKE YOU INTO AUTUMN

I was idly browsing the Luisa Via Roma website, when I came across this 5 eye gibson in 5 different colourways….all half price!               The optical illusion of “is it a heel or is … Continue reading

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CUSTOMISE YOUR SANDALS

Wouldn’t it be nice to have your very own monogram on your sandals? Imagine how lovely it would be to have your new initials on your wedding shoes. How about choosing the leathers and colours of your sandals? Here are a few … Continue reading

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MCQUEEN HARDWARE

The Alexander McQueen brand is well known for extreme footwear such as the infamous 10″heeled “armadillo” booties. Thankfully, the styles available to the general populous are still edgy, but much more wearable than the catwalk versions. This season is all … Continue reading

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ARTWORK FOR FEET

Far across the pond in Potsdam, New York, there lives a highly-skilled illustrator with a love of shoes. Catherine LaPointe has a BFA in Illustration, and has illustrated numerous books. She also shares her talents by painting beautiful artwork on footwear. … Continue reading

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GUATEMALAN SUMMER

I recently came across the brand Ix Style, and couldn’t wait to share it with you. Ix means “water” in Mayan, and this sandal business was launched to give children in Guatemala and elsewhere clean water. The beautiful footwear is … Continue reading

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SLEEK SNEAKS

Despite being born in the U.K., and never having lived across the pond, the word “sneakers” seems to be popping into my vocabulary more and more. Alas poor “trainers”, is your end almost nigh? Perhaps this switch is in part … Continue reading

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A RAINBOW OF SLIPPERS

I was strolling down Marylebone High Street in London a few weeks ago, when I came across the most appealing kids boutique: Rachel Riley.                   My husband and his friend started making comments about … Continue reading

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NEXT BIG U.K. TREND

If you have been to the U.S.A. recently, you might have noticed that the shops are full of a certain kind of shoe. Did you see the array of colours available in footwear made from woven elastic strips?     … Continue reading

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