Rediscovering: Clae Years and years ago, in an attempt to wean him off his Nike Air Max addiction, I bought Mr Brogue a pair of high tops from a brand called Clae which I found in Size? on Carnaby Street. And it worked: shortly after that point he started mixing it up by wearing Clarks […]Read more "More Millennial pink sneakers, and the rest of this week’s Shoes news"
I was thrilled a couple of months ago when a female shoe designer got in touch to tell me about her new venture. This week, a shiny pair of sneakers from her fledgling brand Aerska arrived for me to try out! And it got me thinking; so many of my favourite shoes these days come […]Read more "The women changing the face of British footwear"
You may have noticed on Instagram that I am currently obsessing over white shoes (ooh, and did you read my review of the amazing new sneakers brand Seven Feet Apart?). So this week, I thought I’d make Shoes News all about them; where to buy the best ones, this season’s trends and how to keep […]Read more "Shoes Headlines: The White Shoe Issue"
3 of the best: nanna shoes White, £59.99, shop.mango.com; red, £29.99, zara.com; green, £79, cosstores.com Remember last year when literally all the fashion bloggers in your Instagram feed suddenly started wearing ‘nanna shoes’? For those not familiar, these were block heeled slip-on shoes, a little like ballet pumps but with a much higher vamp covering […]Read more "Nanna shoes are back! And this year they’re flat…"
I’ve always known that Hush Puppies existed, but I’d never owned a pair of its shoes myself until recently (although I tested a pair of its desert boots with ‘Worry Free Suede‘ once and was really impressed). So I was excited to try out a couple of pairs over recent weeks, because as you know, […]Read more "Hush Puppies: you know they’re comfy, but did you know they look this great?!"
Have you noticed the shoe of the moment? Wherever you look on the high street right now, you’ll see mules, or backless loafers as they seems to be being marketed this season. Gucci started it (see below) with its completely OTT but rather fabulous brocade, fur lined take on the classic horsebit loafer (NB these […]Read more "Musing over mules"
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"