February 27, 2015

The Hunt for Hunters: Part Two

While our first post on Hunter boots covered the variety of styles the brand carries, we realized that might not be all you need to know. Here are a few other tips and tricks that we share frequently with customers who own or are looking to own a pair of Hunters: – What are those […]
February 26, 2015

The Hunt for Hunters: Part One

We get more phone calls about Hunter boots than any other brand we carry. Our Hunter boot board on Pinterest always gets the most repins. What started in Edinburgh in 1856 with only four employees has grown into an internationally recognized brand. From functional farm and field use to outfitting soldiers in multiple wars the […]
February 17, 2015

#HeelConcept

Apparently, we had up until now missed out on a very interesting Instagram hashtag: #heelconcept. In mid-December, artist and textile designer apparently took a photo of her leg on top of a bronze sculpture and realized that it sort of looked like the sculpture was a high heel. She tagged her photo with #heelconcept, not […]
February 12, 2015

On Pom Poms and Pilgrims

by Christen Elizabeth and I just returned from New York last week where we worked our way through The Shoe Hive’s Fall 2015 options. It’s kind of frustrating that while spring styles are currently on shelves inside and snow falls outside, we are already jumping ahead to the second round of cold weather in this […]
February 3, 2015

Trend Report: The Return of the Mule

The mule was very popular last Spring and Summer, but the trend was a little less refined in its interpretation. This go-around, we are seeing straps of contrasting sizes at the ankle and toe, and a slightly lower heel (stiletto or stacked) to ensure walkability. Sarah Hyland was spotted in Stuart Weitzman’s version, but we […]