Archives for May 2008

Slide into some Nike slides

I was shopping at ShopKo last week, and just couldn't resist these Nike  Slides that were on sale for $14.99.   They only come in full sizes, and since I'm a size 7 1/2, I first opted for the size 8, but that was too big/loose.   The size 7 fits perfectly. I've been  wanting a new pair of athletic slides to replace my Adidas slides that I ruined while painting. Now today I see these exact same Nike Benassi Women's Slides are on sale for only $9.99 from Sports Authority! Regularly $18.99.   … [Read more...]

Summer Shoes for Cute Capris

  The latest  issue of Glamour Magazine (6/08) tells us to "Dress up your look with high heels. Chunky or platform styles balance out cropped-length pants." And they featured these  L.A.M.B. Women's Gypsy Heel  in Brown, $349.99 from   I like them, I just wish the heel height  and the price tag weren't so high!   [phpbay]L.A.M.B., 2[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Real Life Fashion with Gretta is the exclusive online home for Gretta Shoes (recently launched on QVC).   The new line of footwear is  created by Gretchen Monahan,  Style and Beauty contributor to The Rachael Ray Show. From delightfully vampy to earthy chic, the line offers bright colors, and at only  $42.99-$54.99 per pair, these are  perfect shoes  for  busy moms and fashion-sensitive women. Style shown above is Gretta Rachael pumps ($49.99). [phpbay]leopard pumps, 2[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Miss Merin in Minnie

Yesterday, I hosted a Mother's Day luncheon for my family.   Here is one of the snapshots of my god-daughter, Merin, showing off her new Minnie Mouse shoes from Famous Footwear. They are SO cute on her!   Well, she's cute in whatever she wears, but I may be a little prejudice.   Disney Kids' Minnie Spice sneakers are available from [phpbay]disney shoes, 2[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Shoes

Mary Wales Loomis makes her own shoes, and I have to admit they look pretty impressive!   She even wrote a book Make Your Own Shoes detailing exactly how to make a pair of shoes from start to finish.   Seems to have good reviews on Amazon, if you're interested.   Anyone else  "made their own shoes"?   If so,  please email us a picture to share! … [Read more...]