When Seasalt got in touch and asked me to try out some of its new season styles, I wasn’t prepared for the massive choice that I would be presented with. I knew of this Cornish brand having visited some of its many stores located mostly along the south coast (and Grenson has a splendidly jaunty neckerchief […]Read more "Seasalt’s brilliant (and VAST) SS17 shoe collection"
Superga x Patternity You guys know I’m a massive fan of Superga, as well as being a huge supporter of monochrome prints (!), so I’m thrilled that the sneakers brand has teamed up with Patternity. Patternity started life as a print archive but is now a creative studio too, and has previous collaborated with Clarks […]Read more "Topshop’s dreamy pointy espadrilles, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
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"
It’s competition time, people! I’ve teamed up with my long-term shoe friends at Seven Boot Lane to give you a chance to win a pair of shoes from their fabulous SS17 collection. What’s not to love about that? I know, I’m good to you aren’t I?! All you need to do to be in with […]Read more "WIN a pair of Seven Boot Lane shoes"
Salt-Water is doing slides! SQUEEE!! If you’re not already a Salt-Water Sandals fan, what have you been doing with your life?! Sort yourself out! These sandals are the kind of comfortable goodness that once you’ve tried them, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without them. Add to that the fact that they are 100% waterproof […]Read more "Salt-Water’s new slides, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
A few years ago, I would have been very unsure about wearing leopard print shoes (people will shout “Bet Lynch” and point at my feet!). That was before these Pretty Ballerinas pumps came into my life. I soon discovered, to my delight, that they literally went with everything. I dressed them up with a red […]Read more "Leopard? Def."
It’s hard to wear blue velvet shoes without spending all day singing the Tony Bennett song by the same name. Or having an overwhelming urge to watch some David Lynch. These lovely desert boots with espadrille sole are by Penelope Chilvers. They’re super-cute, comfortable and make me feel like a particularly dandy mod. Not a […]Read more "she wore blue-ooo velvet (woah, woah)"