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)"
Some weeks the shoes news is a little thin on the ground – that’s just the way it goes with my niche subject matter! – but this week I have two stories from one brand alone. A bumper issue! Long may it last… All the Converse new releases Today (Feb 17th) sees the launch of […]Read more "Converse and Vans go monochrome, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
Well here’s a different kind of blog post for you. I thought I’d write something less about shopping and more about not shopping. About something that really gets my goat: wedge trainers. Ugh. (And all of this in spite of the fact that, somewhat ironically, one of my favourite songs of all time is High […]Read more "Wedge trainers are back: WTF?!"
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"
Grenson’s Tim Little launches a range of sneakers (swoon!) You guys know how much I love Grenson, right? Enough to name my dog after the brand so, like, a silly amount! Well, things just got really exciting because to celebrate Tim Little’s 20th year at the brand (he’s the brains behind transforming this heritage company […]Read more "Grenson’s new sneakers (!!!) and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
New brand alert: NewYorkinas €99,99 reduced from €119, newyorkinasoriginals.com I just love how many new sneaker brands are popping up at the moment, particularly since many of them are spearheaded by women (did you read my interview earlier this week with KICKSLOVE founder Lisa Barlow Weber? It’s here if you missed it). The latest one to […]Read more "The Med meets New York in a trainer, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
I LOVE trainers. You might have noticed? But I wouldn’t go so far as to call myself a sneakerhead. I don’t have a whole room dedicated to storing my rare styles. I don’t keep all my kicks in their original boxes (essential storage for a true sneakerhead; see Instagram for countless examples), nor am […]Read more "My life as a sneakerhead: meet KICKSLOVE’s Lisa Barlow Weber"