How To Wear Wedges

Wedge heels come in all heights and styles, from sky-high to barely-there. Choose a multi-colored statement wedge, such as the Jessica Simpson Cosset, or a versatile black wedge, such as the Call It Spring Gorgeia (both pictured above).  Wedges are a must-have for every woman’s spring wardrobe, and while they are an extremely fashionable and versatile choice, they aren’t always easy to pull off when it comes to styling. Before we explore how to wear wedges, let’s look at what defines a wedge, and the pros and cons of wearing this fashion-forward shoe style. The Difference Between Wedges and Other Heels Instead (read more)

Bucco Cilla Platform Wedges Review

Looking for a wear-if-you-dare wedge?  Take a walk on the wild side in these towering heels!  The Bucco Cilla Platform Wedge will give you an instant 6-inch boost and has an exotic snakeskin pattern is that can be worn with all types of outfits. They are perfect for a memorable night out on the town. Think Vegas, baby!!  I was actually surprised at how easy they are to walk in, once you get used to the new vantage point ;) Currently $64.99 at

Turquoise T-Strap Wedges by Christian Siriano

Ladies, we all know that every warm-weather wardrobe requires a chic, versatile wedge sandal.  This charming (and affordable!) t-strap sandal from Christian Siriano brings you serious style for everyday wear.  The splash of turquoise will spruce up any look, from a white dress to denim cutoffs or capris, and the 4-inch woven straw wedge heel and platform lends a natural touch. Christian Siriano understands the importance of both comfort and style.  His t-strap wedges feature an adjustable ankle strap as well as a lightly padded insole.  The Christian Siriano for Payless T-strap Wedges are available in regular and wide sizes (read more)

Fashion Forward Summer Wedges Under $100

Wedges, particularly espadrilles and cork wedges are the best thing about Summer. Check out the video above in which Sears Shoe Fashion Expert Francesca Mills highlights some of the season’s trendiest wedge styles. Below I’ve suggested a few of my own wedge picks that feature a few of my favorite things – bold shapes, neon and texture.  Tell me, which fits your style best? Wood: Two Lips Ditto Slingback Sandal, $62.81 at Endless Cork: Michael Antonio Globe Wedge Sandal, $45 at Endless Espadrille: Rosegold Cali Raffia Wedge Sandals, $97.50 at Shopbop Also check out my recent post about my 5 favorite (read more)

Spring Forward With The Season’s Hottest Shoes

Today marks the first official day of spring, which means it’s time to bring out those sandals!  During this week I’m going to present to you a few shoes from my own collection that I just can’t wait to wear.  LOOK FOR VIDEO CLIPS! :)  I’ll be showing off embellished flats, thong sandals, sandal booties and more, so stay tuned!  Now here are my thoughts on some of the top shoe trends for spring 2011: Espadrilles My favorite!  This is a popular look every spring, but this year look for flats, wedges and even platform pumps with rope soles.  If (read more)

Pretty in Pink: Jen + Kim for Coloriffics ‘Sweetie’ Wedges

How ready are you for SPRING?!  Pink is so cheerful, and heaven knows I need something to look forward to after all those days of snow and rain!  Enter Jen + Kim’s “Sweetie”, a pretty little color block wedge sandal that’s in full bloom with its chiffon floral vamp accent. The 3 1/2″ heel is graceful and gives such a pretty, playful lift to my look.  An open toe shows off my pedicure and the slingback styling with side and back cutouts show plenty of skin. I’m going to wear these with my flowing white sundress once the weather warms (read more)

Interview: Trish Dishes About Her Love of Wedge Heels

Giuseppe Zanotti I96056 (Blue) wedges ($481.14) Today I’d like to focus on a style I rarely feature: the wedge.  From sky-scraping designer wedges to low, modest cork wedges, there are thousands of styles available!  Many times I find myself at a loss for what to wear with this unique style of shoe.  To be completely honest, wedges aren’t my favorite style; I prefer platform pumps and stiletto heels.  But I do understand their value (hey, comfort and height and better balance), so maybe it’s time to delve deeper into how to choose the perfect pair and how to wear them.  (read more)

The Best And Worst Shoes Of 2008

trend n. 1. The general direction in which something tends to move. 2. A general tendency or inclination. See synonyms at tendency. 3. Current style; vogue: the latest trend in fashion. The New Year is coming, but not all is out with the old and in with the new in shoe fashion.  Here I’ve made a list of what I believe were the best and worst shoe trends of 2008.  Some captured my imagination and have me hoping that they last well into the New Year; others horrified me and all I can do is hope that they make their (read more)