Ancient Greek Boots Hera boots, £280, Ancient Greek Sandals (mytheresa.com) I’m a big fan of the brand Ancient Greek sandals, not least because its name leaves no ambiguity as to what it does. Well, until now. Because the classic sandals specialist has branched out into winter boots, and they’re pretty amazing. The style, called Hera, […]Read more "Ancient Greek Sandals now does boots! Plus princess socks, and more Shoes News"
Zoe Sherwood: G.H. Bass Regular readers of this blog will know that G.H. Bass is one of those companies you can really trust to make a great pair of shoes. I have a pair of its classic penny loafers, otherwise known as Bass Weejuns, which the company actually invented well before they became known as […]Read more "How to get a work of art on your feet, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
HELLO! It’s been a while and for that I can only apologise, but it turns out that writing show reviews at fashion week for the Evening Standard takes up a fair bit of time. PHEW! I’m off to Paris today for the last leg but I had a few days’ break to bring you up […]Read more "En Brogue goes Rogue, 10% off this new sneaker store + MORE Shoes News!"
Back in the late Nineties, my mum (of all people!) got herself a pair of Nike trainers from the newly opened shopping outlet Gunwharf in Portsmouth. This came as somewhat of a shock for me, as this is the woman who until recently, had never owned a pair of Converse (she’s also got a pair […]Read more "Why I’ve fallen in love with sock trainers"
New Balance x Stance from £189, hanon-shop.com Today marks the release of a collaboration between New Balance and one of my favourite socks brands, Stance (they have wonderfully bright designs and incredibly good staying up power – what’s not to love about that?). The two kits – that’s shoes and socks that match – have […]Read more "3 of the best velvet sandals, 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)"
More from Norman Walsh’s Craftsman Project LA’84 trainers, £125, normanwalshuk.com This week Norman Walsh has released more from its awesome Craftsman Project – this time it’s a collaboration with Leeds-based heritage woollen mill Abraham Moon (they’ve been around since 1837!) on Walsh’s LA’84 style. While we’re on the subject of Norman Walsh, I noticed that […]Read more "A monthly sock surprise and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"