OK, I’m not saying I’m anti-festival, nor am I denying that you’ll probably need a pair of wellies if you’re heading to a festival this summer. But I reckon we all need an antidote to the identikit uniform that magazines and street style pictures tell us we should be wearing to festivals at this time […]Read more "Anklingtons: The Anti-festival Wellington Boot"
My love of masculine shoes with a feminine twist started when, aged 18 in 1995, I decided to make my first ever purchase via mail order. Pre-internet, this was a big deal, but living on the Isle of Wight didn’t leave me many options, what with the choice of Island shoe shops starting and ending […]Read more "feminine masculinity"
WARNING: YOU MAY NEED TO REACH FOR YOUR PIGGY BANK AFTER READING THIS POST! I’ve been to loads of press days recently, where brands showcase the shoes you are going to be lusting after next season, so I thought I would share the love and give you a sneak peek at my favourite flat shoes […]Read more "next season’s styles NOW!"
It’s time for the final instalment of our fashion industry insiders and their flats interviews, and today I’m speaking to fashion blog pioneer Susie Lau. You can read Susie’s brilliant blog Style Bubble here. “I do love heels and I love beautiful shoes but I don’t feel the need to wear them all the time. […]Read more "fashion industry insiders part 3: Susie Lau and her stylish flat shoes"
In the second instalment of fashion industry insiders who love flats, I spoke to Emily Gegg, Executive Fashion and Beauty Director at Red Magazine, who was forced off her high heels because of a back problem. “I was diagnosed with scoilosis and a degenerated disc in my lower spine just before fashion week, so wearing […]Read more "industry insiders part 2: interview with Red’s Emily Gegg"
So…you thought it was just me and you? Think again. Flat shoes are having a moment, in fashion terms, so there’s never been a better time to ditch the heels in favour of something more practical. I spoke to three industry insiders about their love for stylish flat shoes, and will be bringing you their […]Read more "industry insiders and their flats: interview with Stylist’s Alex Fullerton"
Well it’s been at least a couple of weeks since I last wrote about Grenson on here, so it’s about time for some news from one of my favourite brands, I reckon. Today saw the launch of the G-Lab pop-up shop in Liberty and I went along to take a look. G-Lab is the customisation […]Read more "design your own shoes!"