By now, at the height of summer, everyone is walking around with glowing, sun-kissed skin, and bronzed legs. Sensual skin-tones that are further highlighted with the fashion and accessories. Summer fashion has always celebrates skin and while many articles have showcased what clothing compliment a sun-kissed hue, this one shares the perfect women's footwear style to embrace the season of sun, all from ShoeDazzle.
What better way to celebrate the sun goddess that you are, and those gorgeous legs of yours than with Gladiators. This stunning footwear silhouette not only makes a bold statement, they elevate every outfit with their powerful style. This summer, ShoeDazzle celebrates this sensual woman's shoe, while embracing the summer heat, to showcase their high-summer collection. Boasting heels, and flats, and tall and short gladiator styles in rich browns and tans tones, ShoeDazzle offers the perfect shoes to pay homage to Sun Goddess in everyone. Listen to the call of the islands with the Jamaica Tall Gladiator Wedge Sandal, and the Trinidad Flat Sandal, go for the luxe goddess-inspired look with the Kubra Flat Sandal, adorn yourself with the metallic beading and stacked platform wedge of the Pecan Wedge Sandal, and knock them dead with the very sexy lace-up, and cut-out Sterling Gladiator Boot. Grab all these styles now on ShoeDazzle.
Join the team! The new menswear movement takes the familiar silhouettes, be they inspired by sports, evening or workwear, and pair them down with a modern and casual rejuvenation. Take these Red Suede Hi-Top Basketball Sneakers from Common Projects for example. The familiar high top silhouette is treated to a pristine premium suede upper with durable quality stitching and a streamlined effect that nods to sport but ushers in luxury. Available now at Oki-Ni.com.
There have been many wonderful collaborations between fashion designers and footwear brands. These collaborations bring a new level of drool-worthy new fashion options to style-loving wardrobes everywhere. The latest, must-have fashion and footwear collection continues the collaboration between two labels that know how to make a statement. For Fall/Winter 2015, the Melissa Shoes X Karl Lagerfeld Footwear Collection combines the innovative brilliance of these two designers, with a beautiful, and affordable collection.
The very cool women's shoe collection boasts Melissa Shoes' signature 100% plastic, recyclable, vegan, and waterproof footwear materials, and combines it with Lagerfeld's ultra-modern and highly structured style. The collection features four footwear styles in standout colors such as neon pink, deep burgundy, and silver, and includes two chic peep-toe brogues (one with bows, and the other with the Melissa "M" on the vamp), a "zippered" pointed toe flat, and a fantastic chunky boot that is perfect for ever day wear, rain or shine.
All footwear styles from the collection will retail for under the $200.00 price point, and will begin hitting stores this week.
Maison Martin Margiela Grey Snake Replica Sneaker
I'm back from vacation with more mens footwear hotness for you to cop. Maison Martin Margiela's latest remix of their famed Replica Sneaker slithers in with this Grey Snake update. The upper consists of suede multicolored dots that create a faux snakeskin pattern. The effect is unique and cool to take from summer into fall. Anchored by the sturdy black rubber sole and these can look just as cool with cuffed cropped slacks or ratty inky denim. Available now at Sense.com.
You may recognize this footwear brand name as one we've highlighted before, and one which has quickly become a favorite of ours. We're a few days behind on this post but whether we share this day or night, we just had to share it. The Zee Alexis Aaron High Top Sneaker is a must-have for our, and your shoe closet. Zee Alexis takes the elastic woven upper to a whole new level with these very cool high top sneakers. Boasting a double side-zipper closure, a memory foam footbed for wonderful all-day comfort, a lightweight and flexible rubber sneaker sole, and availability in five cool colors, including cobalt, sangria (burgundy), black metallic, camo, and grey. We personally want one in every color but you can grab your must-have color for $90.00 each at www.zeealexis.com.
We're feeling very easy-on, easy-off style today and maybe a bit fierce as well, which explains today's fab mules. The C Label Milan-16 Mules, is the epitome of effortless style. Boasting an eye-catching tribal design on its vamp, d'orsay-esque silhouette, open toe, and a 4 1/4" wrapped heel, this slip-on style is sure to liven up any simple look. grab the above olive hue, black and white, or pink for only $35.99 on www.6pm.com.
While channel surfing, we came upon a childhood movie favorite, 101 Dalmations and settled in for a little youthful joy and spotted glamour (hello Glenn Close in black and white!). Today's shoe brought us a bit more of that joy. The single-sole Sol Sana Sanders Heel boasts a furry spotted silhouette, you won't stop caressing. It features a genuine calf hair upper, a wide strap across the toes, and adjustable ankle strap, and a white 4 1/2" stiletto heel. Grab your size before they're gone on sale for $82.00 at Revolve Clothing (only sizes 36 and 38 left) or grab them for $169.99 at heels.com (many sizes available)
Maison Martin Margiela 22 Low-Top Trainers
I figured why not end the week with a bang. BANG!! Here is Maison Martin Margiela's 22 Low-Top Trainer in a brilliant metallic green. The glossy full leather upper commands attention with the energetic color in a silhouette that the brand is known for in its newer low-top version. The black rubber sole allows you to pair this nicely with all black everything from joggers to cuffed trousers to ankle-hugging denim. Available now at TheCorner.com.
Lanvin Striped Woven Silk Low-Top Trainers
How about some stripes to break up the solid footwear monotony? Lanvin's new Striped Woven Silk Low-Top Trainers are a nice take on integrating luxury textiles into casual footwear. The trainer's upper consists of a burgundy striped silk fabric with black leather detailing on the heel. The grey laces compliment the stripes nicely and the thick white rubber sole lend a casual feel while the overall shoe is plausible to be dressed up or down. Available now at MatchesFashion.com.
We can't help but think of watermelon when it comes to summer, after all, it is the official fruit of the season, so when we came across this fun, chic, and quirky pair of women's shoes, we had to share them with you. The Sophia Webster Brooke Wedge Mules boasts a easy slip on silhouette for quick on-the-go style, multiple white leather straps with black grosgrain piping, a lime green and black and white polka dot footbed, and a vibrant 4" watermelon printed wedge heel (which boasts tiny black rhinestones on the print's "seeds"). Snag your size on sale at www.sophiawebster.com for £165.00 (EUR) or $180.62 USD.
Alexander McQueen Patent Leather Derby
The best of both never looked so slick. Alexander McQueen's new Patent Leather Derbys combine black and white quite handsomely. The upper consists of glossy black patent leather with a molded matte rubber eyelet lace structure. This is all set atop a contrasting thick tread white rubber sole for that dapper yet striking effect that McQueen footwear is known for. Available now at Ssense.com.
Don't you hate it hen dreary weather messes up your shoe game? No you most likely have to walk around with rain boots on....eh....we suggest something else, something very much more stylist, like these Melissa Shoes Classic Special Pumps. Skip the clunky boots and go for a sleek and modern twist on the classic women's pump. Be ready for on-the go, rain or shine, with these slip-on rubber heels which boast a pointed toe, lightly padded footbed, decorative cutouts at the back, and a 3 3/4" with 1/2" platform. Don't let the rainy weather dull your style, grab your favorite color for $100.99 on www.6pm.com.