Posts tagged "high heels"

Soapbox: You’re Sexy Without The Life-Threatening High Heels

You may have thought the weekend’s biggest news was the hurricane, but there was something even more shocking afoot: People magazine reports that Victoria Beckham had been spotted in flats!

Courtney Martin | August 30, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Victoria Beckham’s High-Heel Dreams Come Tumbling Down

Nobody tells Victoria Beckham that she’s not allowed to wear the highest of sky high heels whenever she wants. That’s practically sacrilege! But owing to complications from the recent birth…

Julie Gerstein | August 26, 2011 - 10:40 am

Woman Accused Of Murder By Stiletto — Are High Heels Deadly Weapons?

This week, high heels became exhibit A in a crime scene. A Georgia woman allegedly murdered her boyfriend with the pointy heel of her shoe. 46-year-old Thelma Carter is in…

Yahoo! Shine | August 7, 2011 - 4:30 pm

Department Of Nonsensical: Suri Cruise In Heels At The Beach

So, everybody knows that walking in heels in sand is virtually impossible. So why in the heck would both Katie Holmes and her little girl Suri Cruise wear heels to…

Julie Gerstein | May 31, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Male Student Called Out For Wearing High Heels To School

A high school boy in Tampa Bay, Florida, was asked to leave school after he wore high heels to class. No, it wasn’t because other students made fun of…

Julie Gerstein | April 25, 2011 - 10:20 am

The Average Woman Owns 17 Pairs Of Heels: True Or False?

Imelda Marcos would be so disappointed: the average American woman owns 17 pairs of high heels, according to survey of 1,000 women about shoes in ShopSmart magazine. Women bought an…

Jessica Wakeman | March 16, 2011 - 11:40 am

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: I’d Never Spit On Your Spats

Spats! Shoe accessories of a bygone era. Or so you thought. These gorgeous art deco-inspired spats will amp up your boring shoe game with style. And because they’re so versatile,…

Julie Gerstein | March 11, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Step Into Spring

February fashion mags are already hitting newsstands and even though it’s still the dead of winter, editors are already crowing about the hot trends for Spring 2011. Among them: wedge…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 20, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Shoes That Hit The Slopes

Walter Steiger has an interesting idea with these rounded sole platforms … but does anyone’s feet actually flex that way, except for ballerinas? [Designer Social] …

Leonora Epstein | December 18, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Do Not Want: Nike High Heels

What’s worse? When sneakers look like high heels, or when high heels look like sneakers? We can’t answer that, but we can say that the sneaker pump is rarely a…

Leonora Epstein | December 16, 2010 - 5:45 pm

The 9-Incher You’ve Always Dreamed About

As a woman with 70 pairs of pumps (and clearly, a bevy of shoe-fetishists for exes), I can tell you that there is no such thing as too high a…

Simcha | November 12, 2010 - 12:20 pm

These Spiked Heels Are Killer

Spiked heels aren’t enough for you? Try these vicious pumps from designer Barbara Gongini. They’re spiked on the toes and the backs of the heels. But if you’re looking to…

Susannah Breslin | November 11, 2010 - 1:20 pm

What’s It Like To Walk In Lady Gaga’s Shoes?

What’s it like to be Lady Gaga? Well, you may never know the answer to that question, but Diane Davis, a fashion editor at StyleList.com, decided to find…

Susannah Breslin | November 8, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Nick Cannon Does Not Approve Of Mariah Carey’s Footwear

“I come home yesterday to help my wife get ready for her video shoots and she has these 19-inch heels on. So I go into the closet searching for some…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | November 1, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Bubble Gum Shoes Are A Sticky Situation

For those of you who have stepped in gum and want to relive the experience, behold Kobi Levi’s chewing gum shoes. “The shoe is my canvas,” Levi explains, “The trigger…

Susannah Breslin | October 11, 2010 - 12:10 pm

An Artist Turns Stripper Shoes Into Planters

Over at Broadsheet, Tracy Clark-Flory shares the amazing work of artist Rachel Mahlke, who turns stripper shoes into … planters. Yep, you heard right. Mahlke removes the strap over the…

Susannah Breslin | August 26, 2010 - 12:50 pm

These Fiber Optic High Heels Will Light Up Your Toes

Fiber optic shoes? Now that’s something new. Sure, we’ve seen light-up heels before. Strippers have been wearing glow in the dark heels for years, and Rodarte has picked up the…

Susannah Breslin | July 29, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Colorado Candidate Says Vote For Me “Because I Do Not Wear High Heels”

Politicians and stupid remarks go together like 90-degree days and Frappucinos. But you’d hope that in 2010, politicians would know better than to sling mud about each other’s gender. Recently,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 22, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Will You Wear Converse Heel-Less Sneakers?

I don’t know if these Converse high heels without heels are real or fake, but they sure are fug. [Pipeline] …

Susannah Breslin | July 16, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Advice From A Stripper: How To Wear High Heels

Today’s high heels regularly reach five inches, and platforms formerly reserved for stripper shoes are an honest-to-goodness civilian trend. While the figure-enhancing allure of a higher heel is obvious to…

Bubbles Burbujas | June 28, 2010 - 2:30 pm
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