Topic: Sandals

#1 Crush: Our Favorite Look At Mandy Coon Spring 2012 Is A Black & Blue LBD

#1 Crush: Our Favorite Look At Mandy Coon Spring 2012 Is A Black & Blue LBD

Since launching her eponymous line in 2010, Mandy Coon has already developed a reputation for dark, moody clothes to glower in the ranks beside goth favorites like Rick Owens and Ann Demuelemeester. For Spring 2012, however, she added bolts of bright, saturated color, like the season’s already-becoming-ubiquitous cobalt. Here, she takes her talents to a truly killer party dress. More »

The Score: Soludos Are Your Best Bet Summer Shoe

The Score: Soludos Are Your Best Bet Summer Shoe

It’s 82 degrees in New York right now but it’s humid, so it feels like a lot worse (two showers a day worse). Which is why I was floored this morning, as I was riding the elevator up to the office, to be standing beside a teenage girl wearing shearling moccasins. This blew my mind. Moreover, after the elevator doors closed, I was enveloped in such a rank smell that I didn’t need coffee to fully awaken (so, I guess, that’s a wash). More »

Crocs Is Donating Shoes To Japan

Crocs Is Donating Shoes To Japan

I really resent having to say something nice about the ugliest shoes on the planet, but they’re donating 100,000 pairs of shoes to victims of the Japanese earthquake and Tsunami. Consumers can also donate at Crocs retail stores and online at crocs.com, with proceeds benefiting the Japanese Red Cross Society. I guess people who create ugly things have good hearts. Now. Can Christian Louboutin get on this? Because they need more man-bait over there. More »

Real Talk: What Men Really Think Of Your High Heels

Real Talk: What Men Really Think Of Your High Heels

According to The New Yorker Christian Louboutin considers his heels “man-bait: men like high heels, and women like being liked by men.” But do men really like heels that much? Can any type of shoes be considered “man-bait?” We polled a random selection of our male friends for their opinions on women’s footwear. Get ready, we’re going to fling some sort of old fashioned opinions at you like a spike heel to the eyeball. More »

Snooty Fashion Slang: “A Pant”

Snooty Fashion Slang: "A Pant"

Ever since I worked at a clothing store in Soho many, many years ago, where I had to sound like I knew something about fashion, I’ve been tickled by the use of the singular as it pertains to items of clothing that we usually discuss in the plural, as in, “you’re going to want to pair this blouse with a simple, high-waisted pant.” More »