Posts tagged "pumps"

The Frisky’s Ultimate Guide To Comfortable High Heels

A couple months ago I wrote a post about my latest pair of painful high heels (seriously, my toenail is still bruised from wearing them for three hours!) and begged the Frisky community for help finding a pair of truly comfortable heels. You guys delivered with some awesome brand recommendations that I've been meaning to…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 7, 2013

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 my feet perfectly and felt shockingly comfortable thanks to a bit of padding in the sole and a relatively low heel, at least compared to…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 23, 2013

Must Haves: 10 Fabulous T-Strap Heels

In my humble opinion, T-strap heels might be the sexiest shoes of all. There's something about their retro vibe and the way they draw attention to the ankle that is just so freakin' fabulous. Also? They look amazing with contrasting tights or hosiery. I found 10 pairs of T-straps in an array of colors, heel…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 19, 2012

Fall Must Haves: 10 Perfect Pairs Of Suede Pumps

Suede pumps can be an amazingly versatile piece in your fall wardrobe. Wear them with tights and pencil skirts. Wear them with wide-leg trousers. Wear them with dark skinny jeans scrunched at the ankles. Wear them to work, on dates, and out to dinner with the girls. Convinced yet? If so, click through to check…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 24, 2012

The 5 Pairs Of Shoes Every Woman Should Own

An outfit isn't an outfit without the right shoes. The wrong pair can turn an otherwise show-stopping ensemble into something subpar, but there are no written rules — choosing is trial and error. Regardless, there are a few basic varieties of shoes that every woman should have in her closet for different reasons. Sure, they…

By: Rachel Krause / March 1, 2012

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, no matter what the weather is outside -- I'm talking rain, hail, blizzard, flood, ice storm, whatever -- she is in sky-high, platform heels. So whe…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 6, 2012

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, What the eff kinda person thought these heels would carry me through the day ... or the next two blocks?! Despite the painful downfalls of…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 22, 2009

Crave: Oh Deer! Mocha Pumps

Once you've covered all your shoe necessities -- neutral pumps, knee-high boots, ballet flats -- it's time to have fun with your footwear. We like the idea of using cork for the shoe upper as opposed to the platform. Plus the cap toe looks like someone had a spray paint accident, adding another surprise element.

By: Annika Harris / April 8, 2009

Crave: Colin Stuart Satin Two-Toned Pumps

Pink satin shoes usually scream “bridesmaid” to us, but these awesome peep-toe pumps from Colin Stuart have us SMITTEN. The black and boudoir-pink combo looks both sexy and chic. We’d pair with a black pencil skirt and pearls to exude a retro-Chanel feel or rock out these four-inch lovelies with jeans, a T-shirt, and a…

By: Robyn Moreno / February 4, 2009

Fashion Slideshow: Colorful Pumps

When it's gloomy and cold outside, I crave color. One of the best ways to spice up any winter outfit -- from a dress with tights to your important business woman's suit -- is a pair of bright, colorful, punchy pumps. No longer should you relegate your footwear to black and brown! Jewel tones are…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2008

Crave: Trixie Heels

The previous resident of my place must have been a shopaholic (takes one to know one), because that chick still crowds up my mailbox with all the catalogues she had sent here. Although I must admit, I thumb through them lustfully -- even the crappy home furnishings one with mini stone waterfalls. As I wa…

By: Simcha / August 28, 2008

Surfin’ Shoe Heaven

You’ve practiced safe sex, but now there’s safe shoe shopping. Gets your kicks without buying a new pair by browsing the hottest stylish and high-concept shoes at The Virtual Shoe Museum. If you like to keep your feet funky, you’ll drool over pairs like the red boot Bat Shoes that are specially designed to hook…

By: Simcha / March 10, 2008