The best trainers if you’ve never worn trainers outside the gym

People sometimes say to me that they’d love to wear trainers, but they don’t think that they suit them. Which is a shame, because EVERYONE should have the opportunity to enjoy the comfort that trainers bring with them. I also don’t believe it’s true at all – anyone can wear trainers! But I understand that […]

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Grenson has collaborated with New Balance (squee!) + this week’s Shoes News

Grenson’s New Balance trainers are everything Grenson x New Balance 576 trainers, £300 (grenson.com) On Thursday evening, a courier knocked at my door with an unexpected delivery from Grenson (the perks of writing a flat shoe blog and owning a dog by the same name, I guess!). Inside were a pair of the brand’s new […]

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Shoes News: Vans’ new velvet kicks and boots with bum bags (!!)

Velvety Vans in time for party season  Van velvet Slip-Ons, £55 (vans.co.uk) This week Vans released a sumptuous collection of velvet sneakers. It might be a bit early for some of you – although certainly not for the person in the next street to me who already has their Christmas decorations up – but I […]

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Why it’s cool to dress like a mum, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News

Mums with Grace Copeland DLAM in white, £149 (airandgracelondon.com). Jane Looker Photography I love it when two women team up to realise a dream, and that’s exactly what happened when Claire from shoe label Air & Grace collaborated with Zoe from popular blog dresslikeamum.com to create their perfect trainers – two pairs of ULTRA snazzy […]

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Shoes News: my 15% saving code for Seven Feet Apart, and more

Seven Feet Apart 15% saving code The Original 172 in hot coral, £125 (sevenfeetapart.com) If you haven’t heard me going on about how great I think Seven Feet Apart trainers are, where have you been hiding?! I wrote about this fantastic brand when it launched earlier this year (you can read that here) and they’ve […]

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A new term with Fenty, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News

(Mostly) lovely new stuff from Fenty Puma Fenty pointy creepers, £150, launching October 12th at Office, Pam Pam and ASOS OK, I have mixed feelings about Fenty Puma, the collaboration between the sports brand and Rihanna. I was been pleasantly surprised, I admit, when I found myself cooing over a pair of the creepers in […]

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