Behind-The Scenes Peek at Founder’s Shoe-Buying Trip to Brazil

Chris Luhur, founder of —a web store that sells stylish and walkable flats, sandals, boots and low and mid-heeled shoes of the highest quality—has been chronicling her shoe-buying trip to Brazil. Chris personally scours the globe to curate a unique online shoe boutique that delivers a selection of shoes that are fun, functional AND fashionable.  On her “Chris & Tell” section of Scarpasa’s “Footnotes” blog, there are four posts about the trip – giving readers a behind-the-scenes peek at the trip .  Some prevalent trends she has noticed at the shoe fairs include neon colors and lattice patterns.  What (read more)

Fearless Friday: Limited Edition Geox Heel Has Me In An Empire State Of Mind

I have fallen head over heels in love with NYC since moving there in January, and while it’s nice to be back home in Kansas for a few weeks, I have to say that I pine for the city.  When I saw these Empire State Building heels by Italian shoe brand Geox, I actually gasped.  Not only do I LOVE that the entire shoe sparkles, but this is the ultimate tribute to the allure and glamour of the city that never sleeps.  Don’t you think these should have made an appearance in SATC2?! According to GlamChic, Geox launched this limited (read more)

Product Review: IdealHeel Stiletto Protector

When I’m heading out on the town in high heels, I often cringe with every step, knowing obstacles such as street grates, cracks, and cobblestone lie ahead.  Nothing ruins my day like a new scuff or gouge on my beloved heels.  That’s why, when I heard about IdealHeel I was intrigued to learn more and try them for myself.  Basically, IdealHeel is a sturdy rubber accessory that slips easily over stiletto heels to protect them from damage, so you can “Practice Safe Steps”.  Sounds great, right?  Let’s put them to the test… I received the two pairs of IdealHeel pictured (read more)

Create Your Own Perfect Pair At Lanalia Shoes (Exclusive Coupon Code!)

Perfect for the fashionable bride-to-be and any woman who enjoys owning one-of-a-kind footwear, Lanalia shoes gives women the ability to fully personalize their purchases, from choosing a desired heel height and color to the crystal decoration.  Every pair is handcrafted and hand-sewn in the heart of Los Angeles, California and decorated with Swarovski Elements crystals.  Lanalia provides on-trend styles with a mix of luxury and practicality.  But these shoes aren’t only gorgeous – each one features a full-length cushion of Poron, a NASA-created high-density cushioning with built-in arch support.  Your feet will stay dry and cool throughout the day thanks to (read more)

It’s My Birthday, I’ll Eat Shoe Cake If I Want To

a delicious shoe cake creation by Shinmin Li from I Dream of Cake in San Francisco At 11:45pm tonight I will officially turn 24.  No, that’s not my actual birthday cake pictured above.  In fact, there are rumors around here that I will be getting a birthday pie instead.  What’s that?  You want to know what’s on my birthday wishlist?  Check out my birthday wishlist on!  Number one on my list is a pair of black patent platform Christian Louboutin pumps, because every woman should own at least a pair!  I don’t expect to receive any of these shoes as (read more)

Best Websites To Shop For Designer Shoe Deals

When it comes to buying designer shoes, I absolutely refuse to pay full-price. Part of it is the principle of the thing, and the other is that I simply cannot afford the price tags. I don’t see any justification for buying anything full-price when fashions are changing so fast.  Why buy those new Manolo Blahnik shoes hot off the shelf when you know that in a few months the price will be cut in half?  Does anyone really care if you’re wearing shoes from last summer?  If they still look amazing and you know how to work them, I think (read more)