We’ve got some exciting news to share: we’ve merged with our sister site, PurseBlog! All of our TalkShoes coverage will now be housed under the Shoe category over on PurseBlog, where bags and shoes are now under one roof. We’re in the process of moving all the existing posts from TalkShoes over to the PurseBlog archives as well, so stay tuned!


Here’s Olivia Wilde, arriving at the LA premiere of her new holiday movie Love the Coopers in a pair of dark blue satin Brian Atwood Tribeca Platforms. You can currently find a velvet floral pair of this Brian Atwood style for $895 at Saks. Love the Coopers made its domestic debut in theaters last Friday, November 13th.

As some of you shoe aficionados may remember, Brian Atwood was acquired by Steve Madden Ltd.

Rochas Pump

Shoes: Shoe of the Week: Rochas Embellished Pump

Price:$1,795 via Shoescribe

Why It’s the Shoe of the Week: This Rochas embellished pump is all about business in the front and party in the back, making it the perfect holiday shoe for all your upcoming festivities!


Hilary Duff was recently spotted wearing a pair of light grey suede Rag & Bone Harrow Booties while filming an episode of Younger in NYC. You can find Hilary’s booties in a surprising variety of suede shades for $525 at Nordstrom. If you don’t find that price tag convincing enough, check out Katherine’s Rag & Bone Harrow Booties TalkShoes Testimonial.

Saint Laurent Paris Leopard-Print Suede Pumps

It may be Friday the 13th (eek!), but trust me, there’s nothing unlucky about this weekend’s round of shoe deals! We found great deals on Casadei, Saint Laurent and much more! Sale season is upon us, and you don’t want to miss out on all the sales; for a complete sale list, be sure head over to PurseBlog!


Here’s British DJ and model Harley Viera-Newton, doing a masterful job of exiting an SUV in a short dress in front of the swarm of paparazzi outside the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in NYC. She’s wearing a pair of burgundy Valentino Rockstud Pumps, and you can find a similar pair with contrasting beige trim for $995 at

Harley didn’t walk in the VS Fashion Show, but she did sit front row alongside Caitlyn Jenner and Kris Jenner, who were there to show support for their daughter (and first-time Angel) Kendall Jenner.


The Stuart Weitzman Nudist Sandal is know for its minimalistic elegance; the thin ankle strap and towering heel was enough to lure me in and win me over in our TalkShoes Testimonials. This season, the brand chose to take its signature simple sandal up a notch with the new SWxYOU Set in Stone program.

Now through November 23rd, you can customize your Nudist Sandal with Swarovski crystals in three different patterns and a variety of color options.


Here’s actress Tessa Thompson, posing on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art while promoting her new film Creed with Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan. She’s wearing a pom-pom-tastic pair of Sophia Webster Lyla Sandals, which you can currently find for $650 at Saks.

As you might’ve guessed, Tessa’s new flick is the latest installment in Stallone’s recently revived Rocky series, and it will premiere in US theaters on November 25th.

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