Tag: shoes

lusting for: louboutin’s glass slipper

lusting for: louboutin’s glass slipper

I’ve been having a bit of a Cinderella moment lately. No, I haven’t been dropping shoes all over town, but I have just finished reading Cinder by Marissa Meyer (an intriguing summer read, if you’re looking for one) and now Christian Louboutin has unveiled his […]

lusting for: the outnet clearance

lusting for: the outnet clearance

I love a good sale and for the next seven days, The Outnet is having a fabulous one! It’s a good chance to pick up some great quality wardrobe staples for a reasonable price, as well as pick up some trend pieces for pennies (well, […]

(almost) at the movies: god save my shoes

(almost) at the movies: god save my shoes

I love a good fashion documentary and I can’t wait to see the latest addition to the genre, God Save My Shoes. The documentary explores “the intimate relationship between women and their shoes — from a psychological, sociocultural and erotic perspective” and features the biggest […]

lusting for: bookbinder heels

lusting for: bookbinder heels

I have been lusting for the Bookbinder Heels since they popped up on the Anthropologie website last week. They’re gorgeous, practical and combine my love of shoes and books in one stylish accessory that’s work-appropriate but still fun. Roxy has already reviewed them over on […]

in the news: louboutin’s lookbook

in the news: louboutin’s lookbook

The last time I wrote about Louboutin, it triggered a very strong reaction from readers – for all the wrong reasons. This week, Louboutin has released his fall lookbook and its photos (taken by Peter Lippman) are quite spectacular. The images are inspired by iconic […]

lusting for: self-designed repetto

lusting for: self-designed repetto

One of the places I’m most looking forward to visiting when I go to Paris this weekend is Galeries Lafayette. The famous department store with its stunning glass dome was my second home when I was studying in the city. Being a poor uni student, […]

lusting for: colette’s shoes

lusting for: colette’s shoes

I’m going to Paris this weekend and I’m so excited to get the chance to visit one of my favourite concept stores in person. Colette is right in the heart of Paris’ luxury district on Rue Saint-Honoré and houses an amazing selection of clothing, accessories, […]

friday film: the world of anna della russo

friday film: the world of anna della russo

During Paris Fashion Week, CNN interviewed the other Anna of Vogue – the Italian editrice of Vogue Nippon, Anna Della Russo. Her life philosophies are as out there as her wardrobe choices (for example, one can go naked if one is wearing the right pair […]

in the news: louboutin hates comfort

in the news: louboutin hates comfort

In an interview with The New Yorker marking the 20th anniversary of his company, shoe maestro Christian Louboutin has revealed that he hates comfort. “I hate the whole concept of comfort,” he says. “It’s like when people say, ‘Well, we’re not really in love, but […]

lusting for: charleston heels

lusting for: charleston heels

Back at the beginning of the year, I resolved to cut back on my clothing budget (with the intention to shop my closet) and to spend on accessories instead. I’ve stuck to my resolution fairly well and my credit card is thanking me. However there […]

lusting for: the blake

lusting for: the blake

I don’t know a single girl who doesn’t love shoes – though some of us love them a little more than others. Take Blake Lively for example. The fashionista famously bought 40 pairs of Louboutins at a sample sale and when she visited Christian Louboutin’s […]

lusting for: leifsdottir shoes

lusting for: leifsdottir shoes

It’s been a big month for Urban Outfitters – not only did wedding brand BHLDN launch, but clothing brand Leifsdottir has launched its first range of shoes! Like the stunning, structured clothing from the label, Leifsdottir’s shoes have an architectural elegance. Most are classically beautiful […]