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BRAND OF THE WEEK: ASH Wedge Sneakers, at 20% OFF

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Looking for a street chic style, with a sporty versatility? This is easily within reach with ASH’s new fall collection of wedge sneakers for women. Oh and wait to hear this: This week, the full collection of ASH wedge sneakers for women, are at 20% off until October 19th!

From our favorites, the Bea Bis high-top sneaker is playfully laid back, and is the master of casual encounters. Designed with comfort in mind, the mid-height wedge is ideal for running around town then getting down afterhours. For the ultimate sneakerheads, the Body high wedge sneaker is equipped with an urban attitude and a sleek construction, featuring an asymmetrical side zip and a durable sole so you can walk a mile in these shoes –and then some.

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With ASH’s new collection, get ready to rock outfits that are chic, yet casual, playing for night and day.

 By Josi

BRAND OF THE WEEK: PUMA Wedge Sneakers, at 20% OFF

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

While the fall foliage doesn’t lie, and everyone starts covering up with layers, the unusually warm temperature seems not to want to give place to the boot season. While we agree that your tootsies should be covered by now, we’ve got some cool kicks that will brighten your days…and make your wallet smile.

This week, the full collection of Puma sneakers for women, are at 20% off, until October 5th!

Casually stylish, the Puma Sky Wedge sneaker is for that bad-ass girl that is looking to reach new heights, 3” at a time! Classic street-styling combined with a hidden wedge, these sleek pumped-up high-tops are designed for comfort and style – available in 8 colors. This fall, keep it casual, and pair it with a hoodie, and your favorite pair of denim!

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As always, for more inspiration, visit our Pinterest boards, and our Wedge Sneakers Polyvore sets.

Happy shoe shopping,

By Josi

Rollie Nation shoes: Stylish, colourful, and ultra-light

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

“With a sense of colour, wonder and fun, we make shoes crafted for the young at heart. Made for the colour brave, our shoes are light. Incredibly light, we are the enemies of gravity, we live lighter.” And this is how Rollie rolls.

We felt in love with this shoe manifesto, and with how stylish, colourful, and ultra-light Rollie Nation shoes are. Based in Australia and inspired by the world, Rollie Nation is a brand connected to the universal love of colour, youth, and living life to the fullest.

In addition of being casually cool, the Chukka, the Derby, and the Boat Shoe are ultra-comfortable, ultra-flexible, and ultra-durable. Whether you’re in your music festival gear or down at the pier with friends, the comfort and lightness of Rollie will suit your occasion anytime and anywhere! Without a doubt, these essentials will be your new wardrobe favorites!

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Seriously, don’t you need them in every colour? 

By Josi

Trend Alert: Romantic Bohemian or Fierce Adventurer

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Though epically unpredictable rain showers put a damper on the sunny daze that should be June, New York City is finally heating up–and so are this season’s fashion forward wardrobes. As the layers come off and skin peeks through, we are grateful for all things sheer, strappy and perfectly perforated–especially when we’re talking leather footwear.

Because skin plus breeze equals bliss, we are all encouraged to experience as many of the cooler cut-out trends our favorite brands, like Miz Mooz, MTNG & SixtySeven by Mustang  have set in motion. Here we experience the paradox of choice: get gladly strappy with gladiators or pretty perfed in oxfords or sandals. Don’t know which trend is for you? Pick a sole personality, and phone a friend because these sweet styles are on sale at  30% off now through June 22nd.

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Shopping event: Join us on May 16th, at DNA Footwear Williamsburg

Friday, May 10th, 2013

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Dive into Spring with the new Tretorn collection

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Unless you are planning to run the next marathon, it is time to ditch your athletic shoes for a pair of canvas sneaker this spring. Our pick? Some of Tretorn’s cutest kicks: the Nylite, the Dagny, and for you gentlemen, we love the Otto Canvas! They look great with shorts, jeans, and chinos. Get your shopping list started, you are going to love them!

Tretorn’s Women Dagny canvas shoe pays homage to the days when women came into their own. A sturdy canvas oxford upper is accented with white leather piping, gold eyelets, and a pop color racing stripe on the back. A sneaker-like rubber outsole makes this shoe fit for the decks and the dance.

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Women Dagny Canvas – $69.99

And what about the Nylite kick below, we just love them! It will literally be your black pump of sport shoes, pairing with everything from a preppy ensemble to a little summer dress.

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Women Nylite Canvas – $65.00

Stepping outside of the preppy box, the incredibly comfortable and unusually handsome Otto Canvas is the perfect balance between boat shoe and sneaker. Designed to complement the modern man’s preferred sense of style, the Otto Canvas effortlessly transitions with him from day time errands & leisure, to play time adventures & pleasure–no sailboat required!

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Men Otto Canvas – $65.00

Sneaker lovers, these are must-haves!

By Josi


The Sculptural-Heeled Shorties

Monday, October 29th, 2012

With Lady Gaga and other artists exhibiting an unusual sense of (so called) fashion, designers are becoming more and more conceptual when it comes to their imaginative designs. From whimsical creations to something more wearable, we have the perfect sculptural-heeled booties to wear anywhere in the city, courtesy of Boutique 9, Dolce Vita, and Jeffrey Campbell.

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All in the details, the chic Emlyn high heel booties from Boutique 9 are perfect for a glam night on the town or an upscale lunch date with friends. With its platform and more than 5” of high heel jewelry, these beautifully unexpected booties will certainly get you all of the attention wanted.

Many have spoken out about women’s love for high heels, but these avant-garde sculptural shoes take stilettos to another level. Unleash your ladylike look with the Nisha high heel ankle bootie by Dolce Vita (also offered in black). Made of calf hair, this is your go-to glam bootie of the season.

Finally, the very well known Jeffrey Campbell brand that refuses to conform to any standards, always brings rare species into the footwear world. We love how the Eva-2 high heel pump looks stylish with its plush, suede layer and slanted heel. Pair with your fave skinnies for a sexy, edgy look.

Tired of the same old shoes everywhere you turn?  Go for something different. Happy shopping!

by Josi

Loving our Manolitas

Thursday, July 26th, 2012
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How can we not love the Guatemalan inspired brand 2568. 2568 creates vibrant handcrafted shoes in both boot and flat styles.  Their shoes are uniquely designed with decorative textile detailing and fused with lush vivacious colors that can either be slipped on or laced up. You can add a little spice to your looks this summer by sliding into a pair of bold print Manolitas.  The Manolita comes in neutral colored leathers that allow for multi-purpose wears and is integrated with beautiful striped fabric elements that all come together to make an ultra-stylish shoe!  2568’s Valerina style is just as sweet; a style completely layered in colorful multi striped fabric. These dainty lovelies are exactly what every girl needs. If you are looking for a more urban look then the intricate detailing of the Cheyenne boot will definitely snag your attention. The harness leather paired with the stunningly stitched colorful canvas is a match made in shoe heaven! Personalize your wardrobe with matchless ingenuity that is the 2568 brand!

By Christine Suero

 

Flattering Flats

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

What woman wouldn’t want to be fashionably comfortable this summer?  Exactly, we all do! This is why we are going back to basics with creatively chic strappy flat sandals.  Whether they are gladiator inspired like our super fresh Ivory Red Cayman Hi Flat Sandal by Jeffrey Campbell or simple and trendy like Damiani’s Leopard Flat Sandal; prints or re-inventive embellishment is KEY to creating a stylish summer look.

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Like most of Jeffrey Campbell’s inventions, the unique take on his Black Suede Rival Flat Sandal is an artistic design we don’t often see but it truly expresses undeniable elegance.  The sandal’s black suede layer would enhance any ensemble and give you that sophisticated classy appeal we all long to have. Juicy Couture also presents another glamorous style choice with its Ryan Flat. The Platinum Ryan Flat Casual Sandal is gloriously glitzy and the platinum leather straps will have you dazzling the streets for days on end. Be expressive and showcase your distinctive flair in any of these great fashionable finds!

By Christine Suero

 

Peacock Princess

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Though it’s not a new trend, the Peacock print, has been making appearances all across the different fashion segments since last year. From scarves, dresses and tops to jewelry, cellphone accessories and shoes. The bold plumage pattern has even found it way into home décor though on a more subtle tone. From bold to delicate, the peacock print is a great way to make a statement.

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Pump up any casual or tone-on-tone looks and wardrobe pieces with a bold peacock print shoe. Whether you love an adorable ballet flat, sexy heel or stacked wedge, the eye-catching pattern of this print will keep a kick in your step. Three styles that are a must have are the Nelly Ballet Flat, Nita Platform and Nira High Wedge – all from fun-loving footwear brand, Penny Loves Kenny. For those of you who want to match (peacock is huge in swimwear this season) or accent your beach style, check out the Havaianas Slim Thematic Flip Flop.

By Dynelle Skinner