Archive of ‘Shoes’ category

Okay…So I Caved…

…in, fell head-over-heels for current trends… …and bought myself a pair of flatforms. I swore I wasn’t going to this Spring.  I hated flatforms when I first saw them…and was sure I’d never come around to the idea of them. But these ones from GoJane.com are just so pretty.  And Springy.  And at a mere [...]

High-Fashion DIY’s: Quick, Quick!

So Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week Fall 2011/12 has commenced and the shows are now well underway…and I’m following the coverage as it breaks.  I’m a little sorry I can’t make it out there this time around, but there’s so much going on here I just can’t tear myself away.  For now, following from a [...]

Taking Stock: DIY’s of 2010

Now with almost midnight and 2011, while catching up on Gossip Girl episodes and eating peppermint ice cream, I just wanted to take a look back at 2010 and all the DIY tutorials I’ve shared here (and elsewhere).  Missed any?  Here they are, one more time: Hair Accessories Jennifer Behr Spike Turban Givenchy Spiked Headband [...]

Fall Shoes Under $43 AND a Coupon Code for Overstock.com!

Fall is here and I have shoes on the brain! Overstock.com is a great site to shop at a discount (always!) for everything from furniture to kids’ clothing, to books, crafts (my fave!;-)), to women’s outerwear, clothing, handbags, jewelry, and shoes.  It’s always a treasure hunt because you never know what you’ll find on sale [...]

DIY Fringed Gladiator Sandals: Create Couture Challenge

Yes, another project I submitted for Style Sample Magazine and New York Design Shop’s Create Couture Challenge back in early August.  I’ll get all of these posted if it kills me!!! You Need: *Mocha Suedette Fringe *Mini Gold Pyramid Studs *Large Gold Pyramid Studs Additional Tools/Materials: *faux suede or leather strappy sandals (American Eagle Tomahawk [...]

They're Here! They're Here!

I happened upon an amazing deal a little while back on the HauteLook website.  I’ve never actually purchased anything from them before.  (What I can say is they ship a LOT faster than RueLala or Ideeli, considering purchases from them have taken 4-6 weeks to arrive.)  Now there’s so many “members-only” sample sale sites that [...]

How to Make Shoes fit Different-Sized Feet: Formspring.me Question

Lambswool for pointe shoes.  Ewwwwww. from formspring.me: Is there a way to make cheap flats fit someone with two different sized feet? I have a size 7 foot and a size 6 foot and can’t get ballent pumps to fit unless they are elasticated and they are hard to find or are expensive. Well, short [...]

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