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ON PERSPEX SHOES

Over the past few Spring/Summer seasons, the fashion media have been helping us to realise that perspex shoes are not just for strippers. These catwalk and designer styles help us to appreciate the beauty of perspex:         … Continue reading

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HAPPY SHOE YEAR!

Wishing everyone a wonderful 2013, filled with beautiful, confidence-boosting and comfortable footwear.                 2013 is set to be an exciting year for The Shoe Consultant. Watch this space for an announcement about the … Continue reading

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THE BEST GIFT FOR A SHOE LOVER

I think I must have been on Father Christmas’s “nice” list this year. It also seems to me that the elves must have really done their research, because I received this beautiful Victorian brass shoe horn for Christmas. What more could … Continue reading

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NURTURE YOUR FOOTWEAR

When I was growing up, my mother made my siblings and I clean our shoes regularly. When I left home, despite beginning my footwear career, I seldom gave my collection any TLC. This may have been partly because I bought … Continue reading

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ONLINE SHOE MUSEUMS

I recently discovered a number of websites which function as online shoe museums, archives or exhibitions. These sites contain great resources for designers, and some seriously desirable shoes for footwear obsessives. Virtual Shoe Museum             … Continue reading

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STILETTO – AN ICONIC IMAGE

I was browsing a website dedicated to high heels, when I suddenly remembered this image of a stiletto stubbing out a cigarette. My sister had a postcard of this on her wall when we were teenagers, and I remember being … Continue reading

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HIGH HEELS TO THE TOP – GUEST BLOG POST

The Shoe Consultant’s article “Footwear to take You from Your Doorstep to the Board Room” has been published on the brilliant website for business-women High Heels To The Top Check it out here.            

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WEARING YOUR FEET IN FOR SUMMER

              People talk about wearing their shoes in, and everyone knows that shoes tend to become more comfortable after a few wears. It is my opinion that your feet adapt to your footwear, just … Continue reading

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ON THE IMPORTANCE OF SHOES

An idea has been forming in my head for some time, about women and their love of shoes. This simple idea has developed into a theory, and I want to share this with you. Look down at your feet now. … Continue reading

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WOMEN, SHOES AND SEX – THE PSYCHOLOGY BEHIND THE HIGH HEEL – by Kate Nightingale

National Post reported in December 2011, that Christian Louboutin was intrigued when a party guest told him that a woman’s foot position while wearing a stiletto, is the same as it is when she is having an orgasm. That is … Continue reading

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