The sun is out! Spring has sprung! WOO HOO! So this week’s En Brogue In Full just HAD to include bare legs, and I thought I would tackle something that I get asked about a lot – how to wear brogues. Brogues are one of the trickiest flat shoes to team with skirts and dresses, […]Read more "En Brogue In Full: bare legs and brogues"
Showgirl shoes without the stilettos Dondoks Mely sandals, €325 (dondoks.com) Dondoks is a new brand founded by two friends, Carmen and Charlotte, and I think you’re going to love it! Borne out of a frustration of not being able to find fun, colourful, flat sandals, the girls had the idea to start their business in 2015. […]Read more "20% off this new beautiful brand, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
I don’t know about you, but I have A LOT of striped clothes – Breton tops in various shades, striped shirts and dresses, and even stripy bags. But this season I’m going to have to ween myself off them, because stripy shoes are a thing, and I’m in danger of looking like a walking bar […]Read more "The right stripes"
I’m really happy that the footwear world is currently embracing fringed shoes. Traditional kilties (the technical name for that decorative leather fringe) were originally developed to keep shoes and laces dry from dewy grass on golf courses, but the fringed shoe du jour comes as a loafer or Mary Janes, which, having no laces, must […]Read more "15 pairs of fantastic fringed loafers"
Fancy a bit of snow-scapism? Get yourself some nanna shoes I could spend this week’s Shoes News talking about snow boots but frankly, that would be a bit late to be of any use to you wouldn’t it? So while I’m in no way recommending that you wear these shoes now (why, WHY do people […]Read more "The new nannas, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
It’s time to stop buying socks in pairs Wilhelm socks, €27.97 (uru.dk) I’m almost as mad about socks as I am about shoes, so I was thrilled when Solo Socks got in touch to tell me about their new way of buying them. I doubt there’s anyone here who hasn’t suffered from the age-old problem of […]Read more "Get 15% off this new socks brand, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
DMs has teamed up with A Bathing Ape Barely a month goes by without another fab collaboration from Dr Martens. Today, it releases its joint effort with Japanese label A Bathing Ape – also known as BAPE – in the form of these very cool, very subtle camouflage shoes. Shoes, 1461 Bape, £120 (drmartens.com); socks, €26 […]Read more "Dr Martens x BAPE, En Brogue on TV, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"