Bloomingdale's-Bag-and-Shoe-Lookbook-Spring-2015If you’ve been looking for some inspiration to start your Spring 2015 shoe wardrobe, our friends at Bloomingdale’s have just the thing. The Bloomingdale’s Luxury Shoe and Handbag Lookbook is full of gorgeous photos of some of spring’s best new shoes from brands like Giuseppe Zanotti, Rupert Sanderson and Stuart Weitzman, and the site’s selection of footwear from those brands and beyond cannot be missed. Read More...

Sometimes trends filter down from the runway to the streets, but just as often, they filter up, and that’s been especially true in recent seasons. Designers have taken inspiration from all kinds of streetwear trends and the shoppers who have embraced them for years, and everything from Timberlands to Birkenstocks have gotten a ritzy upgrade.

A lot of what those designers are doing, though, is just reinventing the wheel at a staggering premium; those shoes have had long popularity because they’re well designed and well made in the first place. Read More...

As longtime readers probably know, I’m not a heel-wearer. While TalkShoes editor Katherine is all about a stiletto pump, I have a nagging injury from youth soccer that keeps me firmly planted on the ground. That doesn’t prevent me from dreaming, though, and I’ve been dreaming about these Christian Louboutin So Kate Python Pumps since I first saw them in December. Read More...

In the future, we’ll look back on 2014 as the year women got fed up with uncomfortable shoes. Sure, two of the five most important shoes of the year are expensive high heels, but the other three are reasonably priced flats made for comfort and long wear that each spawned numerous high-dollar designer copycats. In a shoe market that not long ago eschewed anything but the highest heels, that’s a huge swing. Read More...

The end of the year always brings about reflection on the 12 months that came before, and when you write blog posts every day, it brings about reflection on those, too. We took a look at the numbers to find the ten posts that you loved the most in 2014, and you can check out our countdown below. Read More...

The bulk of sale season has passed, but there are still good deals out there to be had. While you’re doing a little early baking for tomorrow’s festivities or taking a break from wrapping gifts for others, we’d suggest treating yourself to one of the fantastic shoe deals below. Read More...

Ankle boots are great, but as the season wears on toward winter, sometimes you want (or need) a little bit more coverage. In this week’s edition of Want It Wednesday, the TalkShoes staff covers the knee-high boots we’re craving this season, including a couple of options for women with “athletic” calves. Read More...

Metallics have a unique versatility; not only are they seasonless, but they can be dressed up or dressed down more easily and to greater effect than a flat finish. That makes them perfect for the early part of any season, no matter your plans, and it also makes our personal wish lists of metallic shoes quite long. Naturally, we had to make them the subject of this week’s Want It Wednesday. Read More...

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