Since we're just one day into spring and in the transitional weather phase, we thought we'd highlight an oxford that screams spring, while keeping your feet protected from the winter temperatures still holding on. The super cool Aldo Kerinna Flatform Oxford in pale metallic gold (it's also available in black) has our hearts all aflutter. It features a faux metallic patent leather upper, almond toe, adjustable double monk strap closure, a 1½" platform, and 1¾" EVA midsole. At only $74.95 at www.dsw.com, we have a feeling you'll want to get both colors because they won't last very long.

ASICS Gel-Kayano Knit 3M Trainer

Give your feet a break from the heft, not from the comfort.  ASICS new Gel-Kayano Knit 3M Trainer is a refreshing walk of the brand further into the world of knit footwear.  This Gel-Kayano utilizes the gel technology in the sole and features a knit stabilizing upper to allow for breathability and comfort for the Spring/Summer months while still attending to your indoor and outdoor fitness and lifestyle needs.  Available in black and white now at ExtraButterNY.com.

Are you ready for some chic shit fellow shoe lovers? We've got the perfect pair of pink perfect shoes for you (okay, it comes in black too). Everyone knows our favorite color is pink and we love cool shit, so naturally we had to highlight the Modern Vice Chic Shit Loafers. This classic, lightweight, and comfortable loafer, features either a violet leather upper, or a black suede upper with the words "Chic Shit" scrawled in pink embroidery across the vamp, leather lining and sole, and a 10mm (less than 1/2") heel. These perfect for spring shoes (we imagine walking the streets of NYC in these) are handmade in NYC and retail for $298.00. Choose your favorite color at www.modernvice.com.



Golden Goose White Sparkle Superstar Sneakers

Golden Goose is a brand known for taking supple premium leathers then making them look less than pristine.  However, the effect always seems to be very cool.  These White Sparkle Superstar Sneakers have the seasoned distressing of a well worn shoe with the crisp accents of metallic gold leather on the upper heel and a painted metallic gold rubber sole.  Think finding a precious metal in the mire and you'll understand Golden Goose and see how these can look great with your spring denim, shorts and/or well-worn khakis.  Available now at Ssense.com.


Del Toro X Katherine Bernhardt Dust Blue Leather Smartphone Chukka

When art meets shoe wonderful things can happen.  Such is the case with this cheeky collaboration from Del Toro Shoes and artist Katherine Bernhardt.  This one chukka part of a whole set that she has done with Del Toro is one that she describes as "Brooklyn Deli culture meets toilet paper and sharpies meets cool Caribbean colors and sharks meets Del Toro."  The fresh blue suede upper features embroideries of chukkas and smartphones all set onto a while logo embossed rubber sole for a fun and expressive shoe that speaks to the season and the modern art.  Available now at DelToroShoes.com.

Be still my heart, there's a new footwear brand that has captured a big portion of my heart, and we're positive one look will do the same for you. Fest your eyes on the above Aethon Ulyse Calypso Heels, a spectacular rose gold beauty of epic style and sensuality. This one-of-a-kind caged sandal boasts chandelier style chain detail that runs across the straps of its upper, cascading down the vamp, a 100% Italian metallic leather upper, a leather tie closure at the front, a 24k hammered gold leaf insole, and 4" stiletto heel. This bit of luxury can be yours for $605.00 from their website, www.aethonulyse.com.

Since we're sure, many of you shoe lovers will eventually have a few pairs of their luxe footwear, you'll want to know them better. The Aethon Ulyse Footwear brand has a continental upbringing. The luxury footwear brand is based in Paris and New York, inspired by the Greek myths on which the Mykonos-born footwear designer ​was raised, with all the shoes beautifully handcrafted in Italy, by artisans whom have dedicated their lives to making the world's finest shoes.That's influence from four very stylish and fashionable destinations.

Every pair of Aethon Ulyse shoes convey the universal language of confidence, power, and sensuality blended together to celebrate and bathe the wearer with an unspoken strength, championing her seductive nature, and strength..

TCG Footwear Logan Hi-Top Sneaker

Believe it or not but Spring is this week.  While some of the country never leaves the balmy comfortable weather of that season, my northeast readers are probably hoping that the Spring weather will fly in relatively quickly.  So with the Winter chill still in your bones but Spring on the brain I offer up the Logan Hi-Top Sneaker from TCG Footwear.  It gives you the height of a boot with the comfort of a sneaker with the slim talk shaft, supple black leather upper, smooth pigskin-lined cushioned foam insole and dyed Vachetta leather heel tap.  This is a clean shoe to take from day to night, dress up with trim tapered trousers or down with crunchy narrow ankle-grazing denim.  Available now at TCGFootwear.com.
When two design powerhouses collaborate, the results are always nothing short of spectacular. The latest fashion and footwear collaboration we're loving is the latest limited edition release from United Nude's partnership with Fashion Designer Issey Miyake. The Issey Miyake X United Nude Rock Shoes, which just launched, already made it debut at the Paris Fashion Week Spring 2017 shows.


United Nude is known for it's signature structured silhouettes and heels and the Rock Shoes celebrates that aesthetic construct. The Rock is characterized by its dynamic, structured heels that look like they've been chiseled from a rock (hence its name). The bold runway style fuses functionality based on structural dynamics and colorful playfulness (we're excited that it's available in six colors).


The Issey Miyake X United Nude Rock Shoes features velcro'd straps across the toes and ankle that loop under the outsole through the island heel cutouts, and a 3 1/2" heel with 1 4/5" platform. As previously stated, the Rock is available in six colors - black, green, lime, pink, white, and natural. They are available on www.unitednude.com and retail for $450.00 each.
You may have noticed that historic and iconic brands are experiencing a huge resurgence and we couldn't be happier to see some of our favorite brands getting some fresh love. Most people know Anne Klein for their incredible fashion and accessories. Did you know they do some pretty amazing footwear as well? The philosophy of the Anne Klein brand celebrates women. Anne Klein believed that "clothes won’t change the world. The women who wear them will." The same goes for the Anne Klein Spring/Summer 2017 Footwear Collection.


Whether you're into heels or flats, classic pumps, or fashion-forward mules, slides, or sandals, the Anne Klein Spring/Summer 2017 Footwear Collection has the perfect style for you. While the collection boasts numerous shoe styles that we couldn't resist, quite a few completely stole our hearts, including the very chic Anne Klein Hollyn Pointed Toe Pump, multi-colored and strappy Ileane Shoe, the effortless Naomi Heeled Slides, and our favorite, the Anne Pumps and its sister, the Anne Mid Pumps (we want every these cool pumps in every color - hello gold, mint, yellow and orange). This season's footwear boasts a wide range of colors, from classic hues and neutral tones, to colorful and vibrant, in a variety of shapes and silhouettes.


As you can see, the feminine collection is brimming with a touch of a festive soul without losing its polished and down-to-earth aesthetic. With the fashionable footwear styles from the Anne Klein Spring/Summer 2017 Footwear Collection, you can easily go from work to play. Fans of chunky platforms will love the Janis Platform Sandal and Flannery Slides (both featured above in the black). Closed toe mules are very hot this season, and the Katherine Mule will easily win your heart with its classic style.


The above is just a peek into what you can expect from the Anne Klein Spring/Summer 2017 Footwear Collection, most of which are available now. There's much more to see, so head over to www.nordstrom.com, www.macys.com, www.lordandtaylor.com, and other major retailers to see more.

Stella McCartney Textured Lace-Up Sneaker

The princess of high fashion sustainable design has delved into menswear with her fresh quirky penchant for cool.  Stella McCartney's new Textured Lace-Up Sneaker for Spring is a fun shoe that evokes a fun Spring day with retaining a swanky nighttime vibe.  The upper is composed of polyester and polyurethane (no animals here) with nice padding and color blocking details to make this shoe a cool stunner.  Available now at SaksFifthAvenue.com.


Robert Geller X Common Projects Velcro High Top Sneaker

Don't be dismayed!  Velcro has been made cool again on this collaborative sneaker with Common Projects and Robert Geller.  The beige leather upper features three velcro closures as well as an inner side zip for easy on and off which is all anchored onto a clean brown gum sole.  The slim silhouette works well with tapered denim or cropped denim and is a great color way for the Spring season.  Available now at BlueAndCream.com.
We're trying to keep up with the non-stop footwear releases from Melissa Shoes and their fashion design partners. They seriously have us waiting in extreme anticipation of the spring and summer seasons. Today we're highlighting the latest from the Melissa Shoes X Jason Wu collaboration, part of the Melissa Shoes Mashup Collection. For SS2017, the Melissa Shoes X Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2017 Collection features two brand new minimalist sandals combining Melissa's distinctive design with Wu's signature sleek hardware and feminine silhouettes. As always, each design is 100% plastic, vegan and waterproof, perfect for warmer days and unexpected spring showers.

Melissa Shoes X Jason Wu Diane Flip Flops


This simple and chic flip flop boasts a classic silhouette with a modern X crossover strap, a mini adjustable strap combo for comfortable, and a feminine design with a touch of Jason Wu's minimalist edge. Available in four colors: black, green, white, and brown/black, the Melissa Shoes X Jason Wu Diane Flip Flops for $95.00 each.

Melissa Shoes X Jason Wu Wonderful Flat Sandals


This is a favorite style from Jason Wu's collaboration with Melissa Shoes. This romantic yet modern flat sandal features a feminine-detailed strap with an additional strap that crisscrosses the upper ankle. Available in 4 colorways: black, nude, mint and black/rust, you can get the Melissa Shoes X Jason Wu Wonderful Flat Sandals for $110.00.
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