Posts tagged "high heels"

What’s Your Daily Fashion Pain Threshold?

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.

Leonora Epstein | February 11, 2010 - 8:40 pm

Platform Shoes Can Seriously Eff You Up

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…

Erin Flaherty | February 8, 2010 - 7:20 pm

About Those Alexander McQueen Armadillo Shoes

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…

Susannah Breslin | February 8, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Would You Wear Heels In The Snow?

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…

Annika Harris | February 6, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Who Wore These Lightning Bolt Heels?

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…

Susannah Breslin | February 4, 2010 - 2:00 pm

The Fashion Police Are Having Their Own Emergency

If, that is, they’re caught wearing these crazy heels. Wow. [Yanko Design]…

Leonora Epstein | February 2, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Nicholas Kirkwood Designs Shoes Fit For A Mad Hatter

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…

Susannah Breslin | February 1, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Quotable: Mariah Carey On The Hazards Of Being Mariah Carey

“This height of heel is what I wear. Even my slippers. I can’t even walk in flats.”Mariah Carey (gesturing at her high heels) explains her diva behavior [Guardian UK]…

Jessica Wakeman | January 21, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Attack Of The Glamazons!

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,…

Susannah Breslin | January 8, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Those Are Some Killer Heels You Have There, My Dear

Gianni Barbato’s boots with skulls at the top of the heels are some serious you-know-what kickers. Definitely a perfect fit for the upscale girl with a penchant for the gothic…

Susannah Breslin | January 6, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Jean-Charles De Castelbajac Takes “Kitten Heels” Literally

Definitely not for the dog-loving fashionista, these Jean-Charles de Castelbajac leopard heels are perfect for the shoe freak who wants to take her footwear to a whole new level. I’m…

Susannah Breslin | December 15, 2009 - 3:50 pm

High Heels Mess With Posh’s Posture?

OK, so maybe all those “high heels can kill you!” stories are a bit extreme, but wearing 4-inch stilettos everyday could potentially do a number on your posture. At least…

Leonora Epstein | December 14, 2009 - 6:10 pm

Collagen Injections Not For Your Lips, But For Your Feet

Recently it seems that high heels are causing more trouble than ever. From all this news about stilettos causing health problems and ladies getting crazy foot surgery, you’d think that…

Leonora Epstein | December 9, 2009 - 5:50 pm

Wedges That Take Stripper Heels To New Heights!

Someone should tell the craftsman who whittled the lil’ pole dancer on these 7″ wedges that stripper heels are usually made of clear plastic. But, hey, whatevs. The $175 price…

Jessica Wakeman | December 1, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Running In Heels Is Painful, But Worth It

Running in heels is a talent — one which my boyfriend is very happy that I possess, because somehow we’re always running late. But I never knew that my skill…

Bianca Posterli | November 23, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Stilletology: The Science Of High Heels

You probably don’t think a lot about how your shoes are made … until, that is, you’ve been standing in them for two hours and you’re thinking in dire agony,…

Leonora Epstein | November 22, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Alexander McQueen’s Crazy Shoes Are Hot Items?!

If conceptual fashion is wearable art, then the runway is the museum it stays in. Some designers present collections with saleability in mind; others like to make a point by…

Leonora Epstein | November 12, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Ever Bought Shoes You Couldn’t Walk In?

I very recently bought a pair of Christian Louboutin heels for $85 at a sample sale—ah-mazing deal, right? Well, turns out, not so much. They’re a size too small and…

Nina Carbone | October 28, 2009 - 7:50 pm