You can’t escape these. Aquazzura’s black lace up ballet flats continue to make an statement coming into Fall 2015. Yep, that’s one whole season after their introduction! The “Christy” pointed toe flat, shown after the jump, has been making a prominent impression on fashionista feet worldwide. But these black lace up flats — both designer & look for less versions — are getting huge screen play on fashion bloggers’ social media feeds right now too. Great to know that Topshop, among many other fast fashion retailers, have got you covered with 3 of their own wallet-friendly Aquazzura flat shoes for the upcoming Fall/Winter season!
What is a Shoefie?
I use the word “shoefie” probably more often than I should. But over the past few weeks (and much to my surprise) I’ve noticed many new friends & acquaintances looking at me dumbfounded. “Shoefie” they ask? What is a shoefie? Which, quite franky, puzzles me as I was under the impression that this term had made its way into mainstream (read: non-fashion/ shoe blogger) vocabulary. Apparently, it has not.
There really aren’t many Canadian shoe designers out there. Or smaller Canadian-designed shoe brands for that matter. So it’s always exciting to come across a Canadian label that sells cute shoes for women that are also within reach. So these affordable shoes, along with the free Canadian shipping & duty-free packages that come with them, are a doubly sweet treat! Let me introduce you to Montreal designed & Brazilian-made brand I Want Shoes. Because, let’s be honest: we all want more shoes, right?!
I get it, wearing socks with sandals, heels or flats can be a style choice. Yet sometimes when we opt for the opposite look, keeping our socks neatly tucked into our shoes can be problematic. What drives me bonkers are supposedly no show socks for flats and heels that peek out from the edges of your shoes. This is an unsightly look & a serious fashion faux pas in my books. Heck, I write a shoe blog; things like this can’t happen to me!
These kinda socks also tend to slip off the heels too, driving me insane. You know, that phenomenon when your shoes “eat” your socks (can you tell I sweat the little things, lol?)!
Thankfully I’ve found a solution that is better than simple footies socks & for more reasons than you’d think!Continue Reading »