The Eight-Day Week
Spring your closet back to life with a day of sample sales and trunk shows. Tracy Reese, a favorite of the first lady, Michelle Obama, is selling pieces for sizes 0-12—Cara Delevigne to Camryn Manheim—for a visual, with prices starting at just $50. For fancy footsie finds, hit Stuart Weitzman’s Fall ’13 trunk show, where Read More
The Eight-Day Week
Midwest power pop worth flying in for will be taking place in the suburbs of Chicago on Saturday, May 4. Shoes was one of the first groups ever to appear on MTV, and their basement-made debut, Black Vinyl Shoes, was dubbed by no less an expert than Ira Robbins “one of the finest Read More
Last night, Adidas decided to pull from shelves one of their limited-edition sneakers, after a controversy accusing the company of releasing a product with racial overtones took hold of news cycles yesterday.
Sometimes even your favorite pair of shoes can get a little down at the heels, or pinch in all the wrong places. In short, sometimes you have to dump even the most beloved pair of pumps. And it seems that that time had come for designer duo Sam and Libby Edelman to slip off their duplex penthouse at 133 West 22nd Street.
The shoe superstars have sold their two-bedroom condo for $2.8 million to Chelsea Vista LLC, a little under the $2.95 million ask, according to city records.
At last report most consumers have been waiting peacefully for Nike’s new limited-release Foamposite Galaxy basketball shoe, camping out on sidewalks in tents and sleeping bags. MyFoxPhilly reports someone wanted the $220 glow-in-the-dark shoes badly enough to offer to trade their 16-year-old Chevy Cavalier on Craigslist, which is kind of crazy, but not frightening.
However, according to multiple accounts on social media, the scrum for the Galaxy at Florida Mall in Orlando has been anything but peaceful:
Lindsay Lohan! You’re newly out of jail, lacking any discernible career, and desperately in need of an image revival. What are you going to do next? It’s time to cut a hefty piece of humble pie and plan some expansion for your fashion line, right? Turns out it is! Ladies and gentlemen, Lindsay Lohan’s 6126 Read More
No one can doubt that Crocs enjoyed a strong heyday back in 2006 — they were everywhere! — but the soon enough there were signs that the bubble was aout to burst. One of these signs was the exclamation that greeting a Crocs sighting: “Why the hell are you wearing those shoes? They’re the ugliest Read More
Did you know that Vans has only eight employees in New York? And that’s an improvement over the one employee the shoemaker had in New York three years ago?
Well, Vans, the popular West Coast purveyor of checkered canvas slip-ons is trying to change all that. The Wall Street Journal reports that the firm Read More
Parties, The Shindigger
Any party at the New Museum is sure to be filled with tall, lithe beauties, but last night’s might beat the rest: a fête celebrating tennis star Maria Sharapova‘s new line of shoes and accessories for Cole Haan, co-hosted by Interview magazine. In one of the pairs of stacked heels on display in the museum’s Read More