Shoes

The Best Boots To Rock This Fall

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 09.04.2014 | Canada Style

While the changing colour of leaves is one of the most attractive aspects of fall, we beg to disagree. Instead, we’d boldly say that fall boots are ...

10 Hot Shoe Trends For Summer

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I was so happy to hear that one of the major trends for summer footwear is comfort! The major trends revolve around comfort-chunky heels, wide straps and thick soles. This goes hand-in-hand with the '90s revival that is currently happening.

Shocking Methods Women Will Take To Fit Into Heels

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.24.2014 | Canada Style

It's love at first sight for women and shoes, but unfortunately not all pairs fit just right. Finds that are overly snug or too spacious force women t...

Canadian Style Icons: Sonja Bata, of the Bata Shoe Museum

Daniel Eckler | Posted 11.03.2013 | Canada Style
Daniel Eckler

The story of Sonja Bata, and the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto is inevitably a story about her family as well, and the story of her late husband, and his shoe company.

How a $100 Pair of Shoes Really Costs You $1,376.46

Tim Paziuk | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada Business
Tim Paziuk

When I'm lecturing to students I like to ask them how much a $100 pair of shoes costs. The most common answer is $100 plus tax. Would you believe me if told you it could be as much as $1,376.46? As a 20-year-old, if you convinced yourself not to buy the shoes, and invested it instead -- with an assumed rate of return of 6 per cent -- you'd have $1,376.46 by the time you were 65 years old.

This Valentine's, Ditch the Lingerie

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

With Valentine's Day coming up, I thought I'd find a little somethin' somethin' to wear to mark the occasion. You know -- something cute and sexy that only my Valentine would get to see. But lo and behold, once again, I left the lingerie stores empty handed, disappointed and wishing I hadn't eaten that family-size bag of Lays.

Me and My Feet: A Story of Hatred and Blisters

Bianca Teixeira | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Style
Bianca Teixeira

For the past decade, I've been on a mission for one thing: super cute shoes that I can wear all the time that don't make me want to gnaw my feet off Saw-style. Easy-peasy, right? Wrong. I could never guess what would make my feet revolt. What was comfy to everyone else was a sick joke to me. Fall is quickly approaching and with the demise of summer so too shall my sandals go off into the dark basement closet. Memories of painful riding boots and ankle booties dance in my head while I prepare for months of agony.

Ode To A Wedge Sneaker

Hallae Khosravi | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada Style
Hallae Khosravi

Wedge sneakers were due for some poetry since their invasion and take-over of the feet of the young, frivolous, and trendy in mid-2011, but it wasn't until I saw their latest incarnation from the original sneaker maven, Madame Isabel Marant, that I felt compelled to write a ditty myself...

Are You A Thinker? A Rebel? Your Sneakers Know

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.06.2012 | Canada Style

Shoes make people happy – so happy in fact, that they can be addictive. And casual as they are, sneakers are no different. Fanatics anxiously aw...

Nutella is More Bitter than Sweet

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Every week Minnow picks five things that have caught her attention. This week, moms are really into the Nutella lawsuit, videos that are pulling on parental heart strings, design-your-own-shoes sites, and more.

Christian Louboutin Defends Right To Red Soled Shoes

CP | Sylvia Hui, The Associated Press | Posted 06.30.2012 | Canada Style

LONDON - Would a red-soled stiletto by any other name than Christian Louboutin look as sweet?Certainly not for the French shoe designer, who passionat...

Like Shoes And Handbags? Study Says You May Be Insecure (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 04.18.2012 | Canada Style

If you're the type of woman who loves to splurge on shoes and handbags, it may be time to check in on how you're feeling. Researchers in New Zealan...

Salty Shoes? Here Are Some Stain Removal Tips

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada Living

How do you get rid of salt stains? It's the question everyone afflicted by winter asks, but nobody seems to have the answer to. "Every year, winte...

Adrian Mainella On Why Your Shoes Keep Falling Apart

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Style

It never fails. Even though we know winter is on its way (the thermometre begins to drop, frost forms) we delay going to the mall to buy a decent pair...