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CLASSIC WITH A TWIST

CLASSIC WITH A TWIST

These Balenciaga pumps have been my go-to shoes for events lately. In one way they are super classic, but with a twist because of the ankle strap. And – not completely unimportant – they’re comfy too!

MOOD BOOTS

MOOD BOOTS

When we’re talking shoe classics, Margiela’s Tabi boots are one of the first that come to mind. Simply put, to me this is a timeless foot creation you can’t ignore. Its countless variations in colors and prints since release (in 1989, these shoes are older than I am!) never seem to tire out. A simple …

CONFESSIONS OF A SHOE HOARDER

CONFESSIONS OF A SHOE HOARDER

Some collect stamps. Others pile nail polish in every possible color. We’ve all had our fair share in marbles of every size in our childhood. Nothing worth worrying, in most cases probably even cute. But when a casual devotion like this turns into a serious craze, you may speak of an addiction. The first step …

OUT WITH THE OLD

OUT WITH THE OLD

…in with the new. Let me introduce you to my first official 5 Piece Wardrobe buy of the year. Satin metallic brocade Mary Jane pumps by Miu Miu. They’re a little bit completely different from what I usually buy, but I guess that’s the whole point of growing a great shoe collection. Just like my …

WHAT TO DO?

WHAT TO DO?

What to do with a pair of shoes that you’re still madly and deeply and very much in love with, but are too painful to even go on a dinner date in?

FALL FAVORITES #1

FALL FAVORITES #1

And after the Stan Smith comes the Adidas Gazelle? I mean, the all white sneaker has been around for quite a few seasons now. What’s next?

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LISA’S WHITE SNEAKERS

LISA’S WHITE SNEAKERS

After Gucci loafers comes white sneakers. Stylist Lisa Anne Stuyfzand is obsessed with them and has been wearing her Nike Air Force 1 for years and years.

SQUARE TOES

SQUARE TOES

Ahh, I love the square toes on these icy blue ankle boots. They would be perfect with the white cotton dress I am wearing as I am writing this (though not so much with the 32°C today, ha!). Ankle Boots, Acne Studios.

BALLET FLATS

BALLET FLATS

The ballet flat is something that’s never really on or off trend and yet I haven’t worn them in ages. Why? I am not sure. And if Leandra says they’re hot, they pretty much are.