If you’re a fan of wedges or platform pumps, then you may become a new fan of the latest trend by Vivienne Westwood – the Rocking Horse Ballerina Flats. Pop sensation Rihanna was recently spotted wearing Rocking Horse Ballerina wooden platform heels…(courtesy of ShoeRazzi.com) on the set of her new music video, ‘Princess of China’.
These famous heels originally debuted in the Spring 1985 show ‘Mini-Crin’. They’re available online in black leather at Vivienne Westwood.
Do you think the are totally orthopedic chic or not fit for fashionista-feet? Sound off below…
There’s nothing like a little pop art to make you feel flirty & fun this Spring! The Gianmarco Lorenzi 2012 Spring collection, brings pop art to the forefront with the new graphic print peep toe pump. This multicolour pump from Gianmarco Lorenzi features a concealed platform, leather sole, a 5.5″ stiletto heel and an all-over graphic print. Available online.
…and for those of you a little skeptical of stiletto heels. They’re available in a wedge version too.
Which of your favorite celebs could you see wearing these pumps first? Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Ciara? How would you style these pop art pumps? Sound off below…
It’s one of the top unavoidable trends this spring and summer – tribal prints. Seen everywhere from the runways of fashion weeks past to inner city neighborhoods and now on store shelves near you. One of my favorite trend-setting pumps has already inspired me this season – the question is Are these tribal prints wild enough for you?
According to Giuseppe, he observed and was inspired by an African woman from the 70?s and his new line will contain a lot of African details as well as colors and shapes from the 70s.
Already seen on Songbirds Kelly Rowland & Nicole Scherzinger – these ethnic wonders have also influenced the style of yours truly…see below…
Do you plan on undertaking the tribal trend this Spring? Which trends are you looking forward to trying?
Florals & Spikes and everything nice, that’s what 60’s inspired Divas are made of…
While checking out the “60’s prom night inspired” DSquared show during Milan Fashion Week, the oxymoronic design of adding two completely different elements of pinks, glittery and floral accents along with the funky details of golds, studs and spikes makes this week’s Wild Shoe Wednesday feature a shoe-standout!
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It feels like warmer weather is just around the corner and with a change in seasons should come a change in your shoe game. Gucci definitely offers you an upgrade like no other with their unique spin on the classic Mary Jane pump. This opulent beauty in black suede with hints of gold is sure to keep your feet happy this Spring & beyond.
What do you think, are you Wild about this new Gucci pump?
It’s Wild Shoe Wednesday and one of the most anticipated designs for Spring has just been spotted on Red Carpet for the first time! A-List actress Elizabeth Banks continues her amazing run on the red carpet since her return to promote her new movie, ‘Man On A Ledge’. The blonde beauty was radiant on the red carpet yesterday evening wearing an Emilio Pucci Resort 2012 mini dress.
Her fully embellished gold gown with a keyhole open back was teamed with matching accessories, including a Jimmy Choo ‘Tube’ clutch paired with these Christian Louboutin ‘Lady Max’ sandals.
Lady Max Spike T-Strap Sandal
- Metallic calfskin strappy sandal with spike and pave crystal adornments.
- Adjustable buckles at instep and ankle-wrap.
- 4″ covered heel displays signature red sole.
- “Lady Max” is made in Italy.
Available at NeimanMarcus.com for the bargain price of $1,495 these Christian Louboutin Lady Max sandals could be yours! What do you think of these spiked beauties? Would you wear these beauties this summer?
If the cold has finally caught up with you (it’s below freezing from Tampa all the way up to NYC!) Fret not! Check out these lust-worthy spring shoes that’ll have you dreaming of warmer thoughts in no time. From the design delights of Diego Dolcini to the craftmanship and structural superiority of Victoria Spruce – these designs are showstoppers! Each statement pump is too good to be left out of today’s Wild Shoe Wednesday post and that’s why we just had to feature both…now if we could only get a pair or two as a nice little addition to our shoe closet…
This week’s Wild Shoe Wednesday features the man behind the new brand (who was also once responsible for the fashion forward designs of Alexander McQueen.) Gaetaneo Perrone aesthetic behind this new brand draws inspiration from the beauty of nature. The love for colors, textures and finishes come together to create a desireable formed wedge, designed for a woman who wants to feel feminine, yet strong.
…now if only this shoe was available for my New Year’s Eve ensemble…a girl could only dream…
A cotton horizon of bold rays sets the latest installation of United Nude’s ‘Ray Booties’ in the sunset of style. Like the sun centred to its emanating rays of light, the UN logo is at the heart of the embroidered United Nude Ray bootie. For all those who are proud of showing some UN love. These booties (depending on the color selection) can take you from day to night with the slightest of ease…HAWT!
In an assortment of black, khaki, gold and silver – these ambient booties are the focal point for anyone with a serious shoe game…
Beyonce was spotted around Manhattan yesterday afternoon, bundled up in a red jacket, leopard print scarf and pair of brown Alain Quilici Payson Skate Boots.
Leather lace-up bootie with carved heel | Platform under heel and toe | Round toe | Contrast lacing up front with metal hardware | Zip closure at instep | Cushioned insole. Alain Quilici Payson Skate boots are available at Opening Ceremony.