Stilettos: What woman doesn't have a love/hate relationship with these towering heels? Although they're likely to bring as much pain as beauty and pleasure, one thing is certain: This footwear staple is going nowhere.
Self magazine readers have answered the age-old question-- what sneaker should one wear when working out?
The women's magazine sent 421 pairs of sneakers to 200 readers who ranked the shoes after a month of running, kickboxing, Zumba and workout DVDs. Twenty-four sneakers were standouts following 5,845 miles of running, 400 fitness classes and 648 hours of strength training as part of the first Self Sneaker Awards.
Josmo launches KensieGirl: big style trends for budding fashionistas.
THIS FALL, GIRLS dont have to be mini- models to look like they stepped straight off the catwalk. All they will need is a pair of KensieGirl shoes, says Sammy Esquenazi, vice president of Josmo Shoes, distributor of the new collection. This line is runway-inspired with a pretty yet edgy vibe, he describes, adding, The Kensie girl is creative, fun, playful, colorful, bold, unique and stylish.
We are not making this up. Just when you think you've seen and heard it all, Shoe Dating comes along, a service by Malaysian store Shoes Shoes Shoes that matches footwear fiends with solemates willing to pay for their purchase in exchange for a date.
With the "Mad Men" season five premiere creeping closer (only three days!), everything retro, authentic and '60s is in. And footwear brand Hush Puppies--known for its laidback loafers and casual-cool oxfords--is cashing in on the craze.
For more than 60 years, Shoes 4 Comfort has been providing orthopedic shoes and accessories to generations of residents in Silver Spring, MD. For shoppers looking for extended widths and sizes, the stores knowledgeable staff will hook customers up with comfortable styles from the likes of SAS, New Balance, Clarks, Beautifeel, Mephisto, Munro, Ecco and Naot. Orthotics, insoles, foot care products, and diabetic and casual socks are also available. Marguerite Satian, the stores president, says her customers No.
March may be the month for National Pi Day (March 14), International Earth Day (March 20) and even National Peanut Butter Lovers' Day (March 1), but for outdoor shoe brand Teva, the most important holiday comes on March 22--World Water Day.
To celebrate the 19th annual World Water Day, Teva kicked off its own challenge yesterday, encouraging the brand's fans to give up water in one area of their lives--whether it's going shower-free, cooking without water or skipping out on laundry (but wash your hands, please!)--for just a single day.
Renowned designer Gino Iozzi launches a new brand.
Since 1966, Big N Little Shoes has specialized in size-and-width, support and prescription footwear, offering just the right amount of comfort and style to tots, teens and well-shod adults. Theres even a certified pedorthist on staff-no appointment necessary. The Windy City spot stocks everything from popular picks like Hush Puppies, New Balance and Clarks to kids staples like Stride Rite and Jumping Jacks.
Continuing to celebrate its 20th anniversary, uber-popular luxury shoe brand Christian Louboutin hosted an interactive event yesterday with fashion blogger Leandra Medine (aka "Man Repeller") at NYC's Saks Fifth Avenue. Crowds of tourists and locals on their lunch breaks gathered (and pushed and shoved) around the window display to catch a glimpse of the brunette blogger modeling, styling and posing for photographs with a selection of shoes from Louboutin's 20th anniversary capsule collection.