In the second instalment of fashion industry insiders who love flats, I spoke to Emily Gegg, Executive Fashion and Beauty Director at Red Magazine, who was forced off her high heels because of a back problem. “I was diagnosed with scoilosis and a degenerated disc in my lower spine just before fashion week, so wearing […]Read more "industry insiders part 2: interview with Red’s Emily Gegg"
So…you thought it was just me and you? Think again. Flat shoes are having a moment, in fashion terms, so there’s never been a better time to ditch the heels in favour of something more practical. I spoke to three industry insiders about their love for stylish flat shoes, and will be bringing you their […]Read more "industry insiders and their flats: interview with Stylist’s Alex Fullerton"
Well it’s been at least a couple of weeks since I last wrote about Grenson on here, so it’s about time for some news from one of my favourite brands, I reckon. Today saw the launch of the G-Lab pop-up shop in Liberty and I went along to take a look. G-Lab is the customisation […]Read more "design your own shoes!"
The nearest I will get to a heel is a wooden soled sandal, and Swedish Hasbeens is my go-to brand for a summer clog. It was founded by Emy Blixt in 2006 when she stumbled upon 300 pairs of beautiful clogs in an old factory in Sweden that reminded her of her friend’s mum Anita […]Read more "it’s cool to be a Hasbeen"
OK, so it’s not ALWAYS all about the shoes. I thought I’d share this with you because a) the pattern matches my blog page design really well and b) my mum made this dress in the Sixties, which is pretty cool…looks rather good with my Kurt Geiger ankle straps, I reckon.Read more "Sixties dress"
It’s sad when something as simple as a crepe soled leather sandal makes you a bit short of breath whenever you think about it. But we fashion geeks are a sad bunch. Ever since I stumbled across these Clarks Originals last week (I was actually looking for sandals for Mr Brogue and was THRILLED when […]Read more "sensible sandals: practical AND cheap!"
I have been dying to do this post ever since I ordered these shoes from YMC a few months ago, but I wanted to shoot them on my feet, so I’ve been waiting patiently. And they arrived yesterday! I’ve always wanted to do the geek shoe trend, but I’m still not convinced I’m cool enough […]Read more "it’s all geek to me"