Lemon wellies As you know, as I spend much of my life walking my dog, I’m always interested in hearing about wellies, so I was happy that this brand found its way into my life recently. Lemon Jelly – not the 90s electronic band but a brand based in Portugal – makes really interesting rubber […]Read more "Wellies that smell of lemons (REALLY!) and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
I’ve just finished London Fashion Week and I’m pleased to report that flats are still big news on the catwalk. PHEW! So I thought I would round up some of my favourite runway styles for you. And while some of you might want to save up your pennies to buy the swoon-worthy real McCoy (some […]Read more "AW17 now! The best flats from LFW (and where to buy dead ringers on the high street)"
Some weeks the shoes news is a little thin on the ground – that’s just the way it goes with my niche subject matter! – but this week I have two stories from one brand alone. A bumper issue! Long may it last… All the Converse new releases Today (Feb 17th) sees the launch of […]Read more "Converse and Vans go monochrome, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
What to wear (or more importantly, not to wear) on a first date Although I have been with Mr Brogue for over twenty years, which means I don’t have much experience of dating, I know that his shoes would definitely be one of the first things I would check out if I was going on […]Read more "Valentine’s shoes stats, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
OK, you might be thinking it’s a bit early to be making a summer shoes purchase, but when it comes to Clarks Originals I can tell you from experience that you might regret it if you don’t. When they first brought out their Trigenic Flex trainers I didn’t snap up a pair right away and […]Read more "The new season from Clarks Originals *swoon*"
In September I brought you the joyous news that Red Wing – the popular American men’s brand that savvy women with non-tiny feet have been buying for years – was bringing out shoes for women. This was thrilling news, as regular readers of this blog will know that I have relatively tiny feet (size 4) […]Read more "Red Wing’s new GREY moc boots – IMAGINE HOW EXCITED I AM"
New brand alert: NewYorkinas €99,99 reduced from €119, newyorkinasoriginals.com I just love how many new sneaker brands are popping up at the moment, particularly since many of them are spearheaded by women (did you read my interview earlier this week with KICKSLOVE founder Lisa Barlow Weber? It’s here if you missed it). The latest one to […]Read more "The Med meets New York in a trainer, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"