Say hello to yet ANOTHER sort of backless loafer type shoe that’s hot news this summer: the babouche slipper. The Moroccan babouche slipper differs from other slip-on styles with its naive design; these shoes should look like you picked them up at a bustling market from the actual guy or gal who hand made them, […]Read more "11 babouche slippers you will LOVE"
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"
Very Veja If you’re not already familiar with Veja, it’s the vegan trainers brand that’s really having a moment. I’ve noticed them on the feet of many an Insta-star recently, and celebrity fans include Emma Watson, Lily Cole and Marion Cotillard. They’re now being stocked in all the cool boutiques too, including Merci in Paris […]Read more "Why this vegan sneakers brand is having a moment, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
It’s been a while since I did a straight trend piece you can get your shopping fix from. Sorry about that. So I’ve pulled my odd socks up and rounded up the best folk-inspired sandals and espadrilles around right now so that you can grab yourself a pair before we all get caught out by […]Read more "17 folk-inspired sandals and espadrilles to suit every budget"
My new adilette slides This week I had a lightbulb moment while I was in Lisbon celebrating my 40th birthday (again). By some stroke of luck, I happened upon this graffiti while I was there to illustrate this story! Anyway, Lisbon is not full of shops you’d recognise, save for the odd Zara and H&M […]Read more "Shoes News: why you should always shop abroad, lovely loafers, and more…"
Juliet boots, £155, £131.75 with En Brogue discount, sevenbootlane.com You’ve got it! It’s time for my bi-annual discount code with Seven Boot Lane and I have to say, I think this season is better than ever! I’m sure you all know this already, but Seven Boot Lane is a fab British brand that makes […]Read more "Get 15% at Seven Boot Lane exclusively with En Brogue"
Feetzi – it’s like Google for trainers If you’re anything like me, you spend much of your life hunting down the perfect pair of trainers. One particular style in one particular colour that you really lust after and has, for some reason, eluded you up until now. Regular readers of En Brogue will know that […]Read more "Shoes News: Sneaker search engines, and more…"