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"
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"