Tag Archives: shoes

Back to School: Refreshing the Wardrobe

Happy woman holding two dresses in her big closet

I’ve noticed that sales for school supplies and clothing are already starting to show up in stores. It seems to sneak up earlier and earlier every year. And even if you are not a student or a teacher, it’s a good opportunity to refresh your own wardrobe. Whether that means wearing your existing clothing pieces […]

What Are the Good Times of the Year to Buy Which Items?

Woman with shopping bags

In the same way that chocolate bunnies are cheapest on the Monday after Easter and chocolate pumpkins are cheapest on November 1st, there are good times of year to buy any particular clothing item. Here is a quick rundown of when to shop for what on the best bargains: July and August – Since most […]

Three Pairs of Shoes You Must Own

Woman with black heels

Some of us may have a closet full of shoes and others may only have one pair. Realistically I think the goal should be somewhere in between, depending on your lifestyle. If you go hiking every weekend, then hiking boots would be essential. If you are a runner, then a good pair of sneakers are […]

Comfortable Shoes that are Still Stylish

Woman wearing comfortable, cute shoes

I’ve recently been diagnosed with chronic inflammation of both my lower back and some of the tendons in my feet.  This does not bode well for any stilettos in my closet.  While the high heels actually make my feet feel better, they do no favors for my lower back. I’ve been on the hunt for […]

Beauty 101: Shaping Your Fingernails

Women with fashionable nails

One of the hardest parts of doing at-home manicures can be deciding on the shape of your nail. Not all shapes flatter every finger and hand, so sometimes it can be difficult if you are inexperienced. It can also affect the durability of the nail itself. It’s the foundation of all manicures, because if you […]

Essential Shoes for Fall

Mary Janes on the runway

Shoes are my very favorite part of the fashion game, and every season I wait with bated breath to see what new styles my favorite designers have come up with. Fall in particular is always the best, when I don’t have to worry about whether my pedi is fresh and the snow and sludge is […]

Pharrell Collaborates for New Adidas Line ‘Supershell’

Pharrell

Pharrell has been a style icon since he first appeared on the music scene in the early 2000s with his band N.E.R.D. And even though he’s going through a weird giant hat phase, his fashion game is still usually on point. With his track record, it’s no surprise that an established brand like Adidas chose […]

Heels at the Beach: Yay or Nay?

Black heels at the beach

The beach is probably one of the best places to show off not only your excellent figure, but your unique sense of style as well. It has always been that one great place where you can mix fashion and comfort, while experimenting on how you can start turning heads with a few choice pieces. All […]

Oxford-Style Shoes – Your Versatile Chic Choice

Oxford style shoes on white background

In the past couple of weeks, I’ve been obsessed with wearing my new shoes, and they are not like the usual pairs I wear. These are Oxford-style shoes and so far I love them. If you’re like me and you love trying out different styles and experimenting with how you look, you should check these […]