I may work in fashion, but that doesn’t mean I’m a dedicated follower of it. Having reached the ripe old age of forty, I understand that it’s far more beneficial to stick to what suits me and what I will be able to walk in than to sign up to the season’s biggest trends. I […]Read more "11 reasons why I’m not in any way into the Dad Trainer trend"
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"
The fashion world has spoken! Lavender is the colour of the year, as far as the catwalks are concerned. It was everywhere, and you might have noticed it dropping into stores on the high street already. Pantone, on the other hand, has decided that its colour of the year is ultra violet. Either way, purple […]Read more "11 lovely lilac sneakers (it’s THE colour of the year!)"
Happy Sunday everyone! I’m experimenting with posting Shoes News on a Sunday evening this week, and since it’s Sunday, and I happen to have lots of trainers news for you, I thought I would make it a Sunday Sneakers special! Hurrah! Nubikk – the new Dutch sneakers brand you need in your life Yeye Ninto […]Read more "Sunday Sneakers Shoes News special!"
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 […]Read more "The best trainers if you’ve never worn trainers outside the gym"
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 […]Read more "Grenson has collaborated with New Balance (squee!) + this week’s Shoes News"
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 […]Read more "Shoes News: Vans’ new velvet kicks and boots with bum bags (!!)"