During New York Fashion Week, models galavanted down the Rodarte runway in shoes with heels that appeared to be dripping wax. These Nicholas Kirkwood creations echoed the show itself, which boasted a birthday cake-esque pile of burning candles as its central theatrical twist. Since the designers have suggested the models were intended to invoke ghostly… READ MORE »
The Queens at Kingdom of Style turned me on to a new blog, (IN)DECOROUS TASTE. Created by 20-something Lauren Tennenbaum, the site is a super-luxe look at all things style-oriented, from interior design to fashion and all points in between. Or, as its editor describes it, “the blog is a documentation of the author’s artistic… READ MORE »
Finally, a celebrity admits that lookin’ good ain’t easy. Beyonce complains, “I’m always in pain! My earrings are heavy, and my heels are hurting — they hurt all the time. But you know you have to sacrifice for beauty. You just get kind of numb after a while.”
Are you always in pain due… READ MORE »
OK, ladies, I’m going as crazy for platform shoes right now as the next fashion-obsessed lady, but I will state for the record that I’m a heel wimp. When it comes to rocking heels, I may have a higher-the-better mentality at the moment, but to be perfectly honest, I probably wear elevated shoes about once… READ MORE »
Over at The Daily Beast, Rebecca Dana declares Alexander McQueen’s so-called “armadillo shoes” the “it” shoe of the season. We’ve written about these 10-inch heels from McQueen’s spring 2010 collection several times here at The Frisky, and while reviews remain mixed, I love them. As Dana confirms, though, I won’t be wearing a pair anytime… READ MORE »
I’m a high heel lover, but even I have to admit defeat when it snows. My rubber-soled boots win every time because I like my limbs. Anyway, I’ve noticed quite a few women wearing their heels in the snow on my favorite street style site, Chictopia. So I wonder, do you wear heels in the… READ MORE »
Who wore these Zeus-inspired lightning bolt high heels?
1) Lady Gaga. Duh.
2) Beyonce. She’s a freak.
3) Rihanna. That’s my fashion icon!
Find out the answer after the jump. … READ MORE »
We’ve written about shoe designer Nicholas Kirkwood’s zany creations before, but this time he takes things to a whole new level. Kirkwood, along with several other designers, was asked to a concoct a pair of “Alice in Wonderland”-themed heels for display in the windows of the Printemps store in Paris. The image you see up… READ MORE »
Cooly cranky ad dude Copyranter points us to these Amazon-themed ads created by Soho, a Zurich-based clothing store chain, that suggest their high heels will make you feel so high, you’ll be able to kiss the sky. I love these ads because a) they make me think of that wacky fetish called macrophilia, and b)… READ MORE »