These Boots Were Made For Walking…

...and that's just what they'll do! Although it seems that snakeskin print has been in style for quite a few seasons and may be hitting its full maturity soon, designers continue to find new and exciting ways to implement this animal print into their garments. Most recently, numerous brands have implemented a snakeskin bootie into... Continue Reading →

The Shoe That Saved Us

For years, women have been sacrificing either function or fashion when dressing. It seemed impossible for designers to create pieces that married both of these aspects. However, in recent years, fashion and function now happily co-exist in multiple garment types. With the rise of athleisure, the marriage of fashion and function is even more prevalent.... Continue Reading →

Must-Have: Mules

Everything old is new again! Whether you are excited for this must-have shoe trend or still experiencing deja vu from 2007, mules have officially made a comeback. Interestingly enough, the resurgence of trends about every ten years is often a topic of discussion in my "Trend Forecasting and Analysis" course; therefore, it is no surprise... Continue Reading →

Fashionable & Functional: Flatform Sandals

Looking for a summer sandal that is both fashionable and functional? Look no further! As the proud owner of multiple pairs of flatform sandals, I can confidently say that these shoes are my "go-to" for almost every outfit. Whether at a family dinner where I am chasing my niece (who recently learned to crawl) or... Continue Reading →

These Wedges Were Made For Walking

Whether with a pair of jeans for a night out or a sundress for a Sunday brunch, these wedges compliment any ensemble. These Off The Beaten Track Bushnell Wedges (sold at retailers like Nordstorm, Zappos and OTBT's own website) are the perfect combination of style and comfort. The Bushnell features a large platform, moderate incline and... Continue Reading →

Sam Edelman & The Perfect Party Platform

While perusing the aisles of TJ Maxx (something I do almost weekly), I stumbled upon the most amazing pair of shoes. At first glance, I admired the unique beading and fabric appliqués and then realized that i probably could never pull of these platforms. But of course, I tried them on and Sam Edelman stole... Continue Reading →

Gallavanting in My Gladiators

Looking for the hottest summer 2015 footwear trend? Look no further! Aside from the ever-classic Jack Roger sandal and a pair of fun wedges, gladiator sandals are this season's hot shoe! From heels to flats, a few ankle straps to laces to the knee, a variety of gladiators will be seen on fashionistas everywhere. Personally,... Continue Reading →

Remembering Vince Camuto

"I'm passionate about creating a product that women really want…infusing great style comfort and unparalleled value, for every stage of her life." -Vince Camuto Every time I open another gray and fuchsia Vince Camuto shoe box, that eloquent quote graces the lid. Unfortunately, Camuto, age 78, recently died peacefully in his home as a result of prostate... Continue Reading →

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