Posts tagged "boots"

Happy Almost Birthday, Dr. Martens!

Above, clockwise: The Original Cherry-Red Eight-Eyelet 1460 Work Boot; Sean John's Interpretation; Vivienne Westwood's Fishnet-Decorated Version; And Lulu Guinness's Purple Painted Pair. While cleaning out her closet, my sister found her beloved pair of sparkly gold Dr. Martens from high school. She wore them that night, just another sign that the brand is making a…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 6, 2009

Last 31 Days Of 2008: Pay Your Cobbler A Visit

You know those really fabulous boots you've been dying to own, but really can't afford? Forget them. Now's your chance to breathe new life into your worn boots and shoes for a fraction of the cost of a new pair. Most cobblers can put a new heel or sole on any kind of footwear. And…

By: Annika Harris / December 19, 2008

Bootie Pies: Convenience I Don’t Understand

I was flipping through New York magazine at the gym last night and was absolutely puzzled when I came across a small ad for something called "Bootie Pies." These boots are made for wearing during the winter after you get a pedicure. The company means well. They don't want your newly painted nails to get…

By: Catherine Strawn / December 4, 2008

Quickies!: Lindsay Lohan Shows Her Ugly Side At “Ugly Betty”

Lindsay Lohan's bratty attitude has knocked her run on "Ugly Betty" down to four episodes. [Perez Hilton]…

By: Annika Harris / October 23, 2008

Fashion Slideshow: These Boots Are Made For Walking

It's time to start shopping (or lusting) for boots. Before you know it, the leaves will change colors and starting falling, the isolated thunderstorms of the summer will change to steady rain all day, and the temperature will drop, making closed-toe boots a necessity. This season boots are being done in many colors, but one…

By: Annika Harris / September 10, 2008

Crave: Botkier’s Gray & Hot Pink Xenia Boots

Look, we know they are expensive. Think of these as an ULTIMATE crave, one of those completely impractical but totally drool-inspiring items that you would buy if you were Bill Gates, only a fashionable version. But even if you can't afford these boots (we can't), a lesson can be learned from them and that i…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 23, 2008
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