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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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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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