Getting tired of the same old flip-flops day after day in this heatwave? Meet my latest discovery in amazing footwear: Suavesoles flip-flops with interchangeable thongs. Sometimes the most simple ideas are the best. Take one plain coloured pair of flip-flop soles, add in three pairs of different coloured thongs and some easy-to-use ‘fliplocker’ rings, and voila! […]Read more "flippin’ heck, these are good!"
Hi everyone! So, I’ve been a bit quiet this last week because I’ve been on holiday in the south of France (apparently it was nearly as hot in the UK?!). Anyway, I’ve now got nice brown toes and have had plenty of opportunity to wear the sandals that have been hiding at the back of […]Read more "en vacances en France"
Today has been fun! I was playing model (weird to be on the other side of the camera) in a shoot for Clarks. Luckily, they didn’t need to shoot my face, so it was just my feet (seasoned professionals as far as modelling is concerned) in the limelight. OK, OK, so I got carried away […]Read more "advertorial photo shoot with Clarks"
Regular readers of En Brogue will know I have a penchant for (OK, OK – obsession with) animal print slippers and pumps. This extends into summer footwear too, though my sandal collection isn’t as large, mainly due to the lack of opportunity to wear them because of the increasingly weird British summertime. But it’s July […]Read more "Zoo good to be true? No, these sandals are animal magic."
There are certain brands and styles of shoe that we revisit year after year. Their timeless design and reliable comfort just keep us coming back for more. Converse (I have accumulated 8 pairs over the years), Dr Martens, Havaianas, Clarks Originals Desert boots, Nike Air Max (Mr Brogue has been buying a new pair every […]Read more "stock up on Birkenstock"
I’ve had a nice relaxing day today, involving a couple of weekend hobbies that I managed to combine with a bit of flat shoe loving too. First, a bit of fashion illustration. My watercolour skills are a bit rusty, what with my A-level in art all but a distant memory these days, but I had […]Read more "flat shoe loving Sunday"
It’s wedding season, and for many women this means feeling the pressure to look “dressed up”. For some reason, this also equates feeling the pressure to wear heels, even though with the amount of dancing involved you’d probably much rather be in flat shoes. Not to mention the blisters that come with wearing sky-high shoes, […]Read more "flat shoes at weddings (even if you’re the bride)"