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Some Sandal Reviews – Birkenstock and Blahnik

Sale PSA: There are some amazing designer reductions going on around the web. I’m still hunting, but a few treasures – this super classic black cashmere poncho by Tomas Maier, now 70% off (still full price at Barney’s!), a ruffled twill dress from Isabel Marant, now 70% off/$107, a beautiful lace v-neck dress from DVF, now 70$ off/$134, and pastel suede Valentino ankle wrap ballet flats, now 70% off. Yes – all 70%!! And there’s so much more…

Today I thought I’d share some shoes I recently purchased, all three which I love. I did take modeling photos, but please have pity on my poor pregnancy cankles – to publish them would be to do the shoes an injustice, and my feet at this stage in my pregnancy are a memory I can do without.

Birkenstock Gizeh Soft Footbed in Copper. My love for the Gizeh style has been well documented (by myself) over the years, and I still haven’t found a better “multiple miles long walk” sandal. When I saw the soft rose gold color of these, I knew I had to order them – and I love that they have the soft footbed too! Why don’t more Gizehs come with these?

So far the white footbed has survived quite nicely, though I still have a beat up black pair that I use when going to dirtier destinations (like the farm with my son).

By the way, I should note that my husband is really, really not a fan of these. I usually try to consider his feelings but with these I just said – sorry!

Also, if out of stock, there are some on Zappos too, though inventory in general appears low. Continue Reading

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Spring 2015: Sale Update

Designer sale season is winding down, and apart from one pair of Jimmy Choos which seem to be taking the long scenic route across the country to arrive to me, I’ve pretty much received everything I ordered. This spring I…

Life

Weekend Update

Thank you all for the kind comments and emails after my last three year anniversary post. I very much appreciate them and loved reading each and every one! Here is my weekend update, with what I’ve been reading and…

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Interview with Tiffany M

Today’s interview is with the very charming and down to earth Tiffany. I really wanted to interview Tiffany because she is someone that I identify with in more than a few ways. Tiffany is a lover of beautiful items who…

Interview

Interview with Audrey

Today’s interview is with one of the coolest women out there – Audrey. Without giving too much away (you’ll read about it soon enough), I will say that Audrey is incredible. She’s had a career in the music business,…

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Mr. Blahnik

I’ve been a little obsessed lately over reading interviews with Manolo Blahnik. He’s really such a cool guy and I love that he lives in Bath, which is one of the most charming places ever and one of my…

Interview

Interview with KD

K*D is one of those super stylish people with REALLY GREAT taste. As in, everything she picks out is lovely, beautiful, tasteful and elegant. She has one of the best closets I know of and is a true appreciator…