weird shoes

There’s Always Money In The Banana Shoe Stand

Ha! You thought I was going to make a joke about stepping on a banana peel, didn’t you? But no, instead, I’ll just say that these platform heels are rather…

Julie Gerstein | March 16, 2013 - 9:00 am

Do Not Want: Jean Sandal Boots Of Nightmares

Julie and I agree that these weird, confusing, totally real denim sandal boots most likely came into existence as the result of someone making a pair of cutoff jean shorts…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 9, 2012 - 8:30 am

Do Not Want: Givenchy’s Furry Oxford Sneaker Boots

One of my favorite men’s looks is a sleek pair of high top sneakers, and don’t even get me started on my oxford boot fetish. However, thanks to Givenchy, I…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 4, 2012 - 10:00 am

Things That Actually Exist: Sexy Bowling Shoes

Yep, you’re looking at a pair of high-heeled bowling shoes. Unfortunately they’re not recommended for actual bowling, but you can definitely wear them to make a grand entrance at the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 26, 2012 - 11:20 am

Do Not Want: Double Lace-Up Booties

Have you always wanted to be featured in one of those “20/20″ specials about people whose shoelaces got caught in an escalator and narrowly escaped death thanks to the heroic…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 22, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Double Agent Shoes Might Be The Best Invention Ever

Isn’t it annoying to have to carry a purse when you go out dancing or break into the Russian embassy to interrogate a high level government official? Don’t worry–a company…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 13, 2012 - 8:00 am

Would You Wear These Adidas Butterfly Sneakers?

Jeremy Scott’s latest collaboration with Adidas Originals yielded these craaaazy super-high-top wedge sneakers with butterfly wings, due to hit stores in August. I’m actually kind of obsessed with them, but…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 19, 2012 - 9:40 am

$1,800 Sneakers Made Of Genetically Engineered Stingray Skins, Anyone?

Just when I start to think that disgusting displays of excess have reached capacity, someone comes up with the idea of genetically engineering stingrays in order to produce unique colorful…

Rachel Krause | May 30, 2012 - 2:20 pm

9 Bizarre & Beastly Pairs Of Designer Shoes

“Creative” and “eccentric” are adjectives that pretty much go hand-in-hand, so it’s hardly a surprise when clothing designers get a bit quirky with their creations. It’s almost never a bad…

Rachel Krause | March 7, 2012 - 8:00 am

Ask The Man Panel: Jeffrey Campbell Cut-Out Wedges

These Jeffrey Campbell wedges defy the laws of physics and gravity and all that is right in the world, but apparently that doesn’t matter: even at $200 a pop, they’re…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 19, 2011 - 12:00 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