Recap: Coterie and Sole Commerce 2013

Coterie and Sole Commerce 2013

After the show comes…the selling and buying! Once New York Fashion Week comes to an end, all of the brands that just showed their wares on the runway head on over to Coterie and Sole Commerce to sell those looks to major department stores and boutique buyers. Produced by ENK, the fashion industry’s leading tradeshow producer, […] Read More »

Haute feet: Chris Brown in Be&D Men’s Wingtip Sneaker

Haute feet: Chris Brown in Be&D Men's Wingtip Sneaker

Chris Brown performed last night during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena with some pretty fancy footwork – his dance moves AND his choice of footwear! He performed a “Billie Jean“/”Beat It“-inspired dance routine while singing his latest single, “Fine China,” wearing Be&D’s Men’s Wingtip Sneaker ($128). The canvas sneakers […] Read More »

PMK creates custom kicks for Beyonce: the “King Bey” Isabel Marant Wedge Sneaker

Beyonce Isabel Marant King Bey wedge sneaker side view

This is the year of Beyoncé. She sang at the Presidential Inauguration, announced a mega deal with Pepsi, performed at the Superbowl, announced her “Mrs. Carter World Tour“, produced the “Beyoncé: Life Is But A Dream” documentary and pretty much dominated the world. Now the megastar has her own luxury sneaker. Naturally. It’s no secret that Beyonce’s […] Read More »

Haute buy: Tibi Shane Clear Strap Pumps

Tibi Shane Clear Strap Pump - black and white

Even more classic than the little black dress is the perfect black pump. Every woman needs one in her wardrobe. The Tibi Shane Clear Strap Pumps is a modern take on the traditional. This sleek, architecturally styled calfskin shoe features a practical 2.75in heel and a sharply pointed vamp. The unique touch is in the […] Read More »

Sophia Webster’s shoe and bag designs fuse pop art, Aztec prints and color!

Sophia Webster Yayoi patent-leather and suede sandals

If you could imagine the perfect fusion of pop art, candy and footwear, you’d be imagining Sophia Webster‘s newly designed bags and shoes. The London-based accessory designer is a protégé of THE Nicholas Kirkwood. She was his design assistant and he and his business partner, Christopher Suarez, later helped her launch her Resort/Summer 2013 collection […] Read More »

Haute fashion + celebrity news roundup: Narciso Rodriguez re-launches shoes; Rihanna covers Harper’s Bazaar; Louis Vuitton shop-in-shop at Saks; Jessica Simpson’s bridal line; Oscar De la Renta at Rent the Runway + Kourtney Kardashian has a girl!

Rihanna covers Harper's Bazaar

Narciso Rodriguez re-launching shoes this Fall – For the first time in five years Narciso Rodriguez, is re-launching his footwear collection for the Fall. The ten-piece luxury line will include pumps, sandals and ostrich boots and is available for pre-order now on Barneys.com. (Zimbio) Rihanna opens up in Harper’s Bazaar – Pop star and fashion icon, Rihanna, […] Read More »

Haute shoe of the moment: Ruthie Davis “Prefab” Platform Pumps

Ruthie Davis "Prefab" Platform Pumps

Ruthie Davis has become an iconic footwear designer with highly coveted, on-trend designs that are a mix of “girl power” glam and modern style. Her innovative designs have been featured in every major publication, and spotted on fashion-forward pop divas like Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Fergie and Rihanna. Currently, we’re ridiculously obsessed with these Ruthie Davis […] Read More »

Haute fashion + beauty news roundup: The Shops at Target to feature Celine?; Paul & Joe Beauté celebrates cats; Longchamp & Mary Katrantzou tote bags collab; Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama to launch limited-edition collection; Calleen Cordero couture collection + Twi-Barbie’s now available

The-Shops-at-Target-Celine

Will we soon be able to buy Celine Luggage Totes at Target? The retailer just announced it’s going high end through a new design partnership platform called ‘The Shops at Target’. The program will run in six week flights with the first group of shops including The Candy Store, Cos Bar (a cosmetics shop), Polka […] Read More »

Haute buy: Ivanka Trump ‘Gurdian’ snake-embossed leather Pump

Ivanka Trump Gurdian Pump pink black snake heel what's haute

If you haven’t seen the Ivanka Trump footwear collection yet, you may be overwhelmed by the vast selection of chic flats, pumps, and boots that reflect Ivanka’s glamorous lifestyle and impeccable taste at affordable price points. Each shoe style is thoughtfully crafted with beautiful materials and a focus on quality and comfort. The Ivanka Trump Women’s Gurdian […] Read More »

Sales you should shop today: Elie Tahari, Marni, Nicholas K, Missoni and Jonathan Saunders S/S ’12 + more

marni

Shop today’s best online sample & flash sales at Gilt, Gilt City – New York, ideeli, Row Nine, Rue La La, Billion Dollar Babes, Editor’s Closet, Beyond the Rack, HauteLook, Enviius, Gomatta Girls, Lucky Chic, One King’s Lane, Reverse by Revolve, Jetsetter, Gilt Man, Estile, DD Push, The Top Secret, The Skinny, Mintbox, Rent the […] Read More »

Preview: Tuleste Market Spring 2012 footwear collection

Tuleste-Market-Spring-2012-footwear-shoes-black-red-sandals

Tuleste Market‘s Spring 2012 collection has us wishing for warmer weather now. The brand that orignally started as a vintage-inspired jewelry line branched out into designing shoes a year ago. For next season, their footwear takes an ultra-chic, mod turn, with a collection of architectural heeled sandals, mules and booties, sky-high wedges and covetable not-so-flat flats. Designing sisters […] Read More »