Posts tagged "high heels"

13 Real-Life Struggles Of A High-Heel Strutter

They say “The higher the heel, the closer to God.” But I say, “The higher the heel, the farther you fall when you trip in those heels and bust ass.”

Katie Oldenburg | September 20, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Painfully Accurate: 5 “Fun” New Ways To Walk In Heels

Do you struggle to walk in high heels? Do you teeter around uncomfortably? Wince noticeably at your rapidly multiplying blisters? Curse the invention of the stiletto while simultaneously loving how…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 11, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Jared Leto Can Wear High Heels Forever For All I Care

“Well, I recommend that men try [wearing high heels]. I think it’ll give you a deeper understanding and appreciation for women around the world.”
— Jared Leto tells Cosmopolitan the secret…

Ami Angelowicz | September 18, 2013 - 9:20 am

New Workout Trend Uses … High Heels

It might seem a little more logical for women to slip off their heels to do some dancing, but the Wall Street Journal says a new fitness trend requires precisely the opposite.

Newser | February 2, 2013 - 2:30 pm

The Real Reason Men Stopped Wearing High Heels

A recent episode of the BBC’s “The Why Factor” explored the history of high heels. Of interest is the background of men wearing high heels, which they originally wore as…

Ami Angelowicz | January 29, 2013 - 3:20 pm

There’s A Fetish For Everything: Muddy High Heels

Maybe this is an odd thing to say, but I find comfort in the fact that any bizzaro idea you can dream up already has an accompanying paraphilia or SubReddit…

Ami Angelowicz | January 24, 2013 - 9:40 am

Help! Do Comfortable High Heels Exist?

Last week I was wandering the aisles of Nordstrom Rack and found the cutest pair of blue suede Franco Sarto pumps (shown above). When I slipped them on, they fit…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 23, 2013 - 9:20 am

The Heels Lena Dunham Couldn’t Walk In During The Golden Globes Were Louboutins

Can’t walk in heels? We feel you, girl. Especially for a red carpet event so high-profile and fancy, you want to feel confident, beautiful, and traditional — especially if it’s…

Refinery 29 | January 14, 2013 - 3:50 pm

Must Haves: 10 Perfect Pointy Toe Pumps

Ever since I saw my lifestyle role models Amelia McDonell-Parry and Celine Dion [I am honored to be in such esteemed company. — Editor] rocking some fabulous pointy toe pumps, I’ve been dying for a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 4, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Mirror Mirror: On High Heels

Fairest shmairest! Let’s get real about beauty and body image. Mirror, Mirror is a column running every other week on The Frisky. It is written by Brooklyn-based columnist, freelance writer,

Kate Fridkis | November 7, 2012 - 2:00 pm

And You Thought Your Stilettos Were Uncomfortable…

Artist Leanie van der Vyver created these insanely high leather heels, aptly titled “Scary Beautiful,” to draw attention to the strange and intense ways humans alter themselves to achieve “perfection.”

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 9, 2012 - 9:20 am

Christian Louboutins Brings A Fairy Tale To Life With His Take On Cinderella

Nobody ever told us who designed Cinderella’s glass slipper, but if a contemporary version of the tale were to take place, Christian Louboutin would be a shoe-in for the job…

Rachel Krause | July 8, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Models Remove Their Shoes On The Catwalk In Melbourne

If you ever entertain the notion that modeling as a job must be a piece of cake kale, think again. We’ve seen so many models trip, stumble, and cry on…

Rachel Krause | March 18, 2012 - 9:00 am

Shopping Guide: 35 Shoes To Pump Up Your Winter Wardrobe!

One of the people behind the scenes at The Frisky is our General Manager Mina Lux. Mina is insane in a really wonderful way, best illustrated by the fact that,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 6, 2012 - 2:00 pm

“No Duh” Alert: High Heels Increase Your Chance Of Inelegant Faceplanting

Ladies, who here has caught her heel on a crack in the sidewalk and done a faceplant in front of, oh, everyone?  Meeeee! If you’re lucky, you walk away from…

Jessica Wakeman | October 26, 2011 - 1:40 pm

How High Will You Go?

I’m a wedge girl, which sounds vaguely dirty when you write it out but it just means I prefer to wear wedge heels. The other day I decided it was…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 25, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Style Advice: Invest In Your Shoes And They’ll Work Hard For You

Ask any of my close friends or family members, and they’ll tell you I’m an extreme shoe addict. I’m also a bit of a hoarder, since I have a problem…

Annika Harris | October 25, 2011 - 3:40 pm

In Which The New York Times Attempts To Make Men In Heels A Thing

New York Times, just quit it. Nobody is buying your  purported claims that men are now wearing high heels. Because they are not. THEY ARE NOT! As everyone knows, a…

Julie Gerstein | October 20, 2011 - 9:20 am

High Heels Give Women Orgasms, Says Christian Louboutin

“[W]hat is sexual in a high heel is the arch of the foot, because it is exactly the position of a woman’s foot when she orgasm. … So putting your…

Jessica Wakeman | October 19, 2011 - 12:40 pm

How High Is Too High–For Your Heels?

We all have our limits when it comes to the height of our heels. I’m prone to wearing more extreme shoes, I suppose, because I’ve been short since forever. I…

Julie Gerstein | September 2, 2011 - 11:49 am
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