Have a Fabulously Frightening Halloween!

Frightening and fashionable do not have to be mutually exclusive, and in fact, a touch of menace can go a long way in making a piece that much more coveted.  Take for example these ghoulishly gorgeous Alexander McQueen’s skull pumps ($1,245 at SaksFifthAvenue.com). Whatever your Halloween plans are, have a (read more)

Talking Beauty and Shoes with Nigel Barker

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of speaking with Nigel Barker, renowned fashion photographer and judge of America’s Next Top Model.  His new book, Nigel Barker’s Beauty Equation, offers beauty and fashion tips for every woman so she can be her best and most beautiful, from the inside (read more)

Q&A With Up-And-Coming Shoe Designer Ryan Haber

“I want women to feel powerful in my shoes, feel sexy, feel unstoppable.” Finally, a footwear designer who understands the love affair women have with their shoes!  I first discovered Ryan Haber on Twitter (@RyanHaber), where his tagline is “You can tell a lot about a woman by the shoes (read more)

Describe your Dream Shoe to Barefoot Tess and Win a $100 Gift Certificate!

Want $100 to spend at BarefootTess.com?  Tell them all about your dream shoe on their Facebook page, and one winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to spend on their favorite Barefoot Tess shoe.  The contest ends Monday, November 8, 2010.  Enter now! Click to Enter: What would your dream (read more)

Fearless Friday: Brian Atwood ‘Harrison’ Chain Leather Pumps

Rather unassuming from the front, this shoe has a sultry surprise in the back!  Brian Atwood dazzles again by adding a corset-like chain detail to his signature platform pump.  The ‘Harrison’ pump is nearly sold out online, but at the moment you can still buy it at saks.com or neimanmarcus.com. (read more)

Shop This Season’s Must-Have Shoes at Marshalls and Fight Domestic Violence

You probably already know that I love shopping at Marshalls – you just can’t beat the deals if you know how to be a Shoptimist!  Yesterday I took a long lunch break to check out the latest arrivals in the footwear department, because until Oct. 15, Marshalls will donate $1 (read more)