2009 Fall/Winter, Alexander McQueen, Boots, Love/Hate?, Sandals

Unforgivable Footwear Fashion Failures of ’09

It’s important in the New Year to re-evaluate our sense of style and to learn from mistakes of yesteryear.  And some “fashion statements” really must go.   Pretty and Poor listed on her blog many of the pet peeves I have when it comes to fashion flops (hate drawn-on eyebrows).  For a rundown of what other… Read More Unforgivable Footwear Fashion Failures of ’09

Boots, Love/Hate?, Toning

Love or Hate: Anna Sui for FitFlop Shakoha Boots

Anna Sui for FitFlop “Shakoha” Boots, $195 These boots were recently featured in W Magazine…Fashion +Function= Fantastic!  Or, so the product description claims.  These new boots are a collaboration of legendary designer Anna Sui and FitFlop. Despite the fact that I’m still conflicted about the effectiveness of FitFlops to “tone and trim your legs”, I… Read More Love or Hate: Anna Sui for FitFlop Shakoha Boots

Alexander McQueen, Love/Hate?

Love or Hate: Alexander McQueen Three-Tongued Shoe

While I can appreciate couture shoes, this Alexander McQueen creation doesn’t do it for me.  I think there are just too many different things going on – three tongues, lacing, zipper, contrast stitching, high stiletto heel and bootie shape.  Not to mention, the price tag reads $1,104.00 at Zappos Couture.  But don’t just take my… Read More Love or Hate: Alexander McQueen Three-Tongued Shoe