Hell for High Heels

July 1st, 2018

In the age of #MeToo and athleisure, are high heels teetering toward extinction?

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Handsfree & Hip

Kizik and its retractable F.A.S.T. heel construction aims to reinvent how shoes are made and worn.

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Hidden Features

April 27th, 2018

Stylish on the outside, it’s what’s inside these Fall ’18 comfort styles that make them potential all-stars.

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Present Perfect

January 2nd, 2018

Outdoor Retailer Preview

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Ethiopian Express

November 29th, 2017

The East African nation is ramping up sourcing capabilities, positioning the region (includes neighboring Kenya) as an up-and-coming hub for footwear manufacturing.

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Chills & Thrills

July 3rd, 2017

Spanning the extremes of peak performance to casual bliss, leading outdoor brands offer a broad range of styles for Spring ’18.

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Home Run Derby

April 26th, 2017

A powerful lineup of projected best-selling comfort styles look to have retailers swinging for the fences this fall.

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Local Heroes

February 2nd, 2017

For six decades, Towson Bootery has focused on expert service, fit and family.

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Stepping In It

A recent spate of social media–driven fallout has forced a handful of brands to atone for missteps—even if they deny the accusations or affiliations.

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Color Story

Designers go deep on indigo for fall, a lush and versatile hue that pairs well with anything—just like a good pair of blue jeans.

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