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Attention Platforms: This Has Gone Too Far

What's with all the extra-exaggerated, extra ugly platforms these days? Wouldn't these sandals be cuter and more practical with a few inches chopped off the bottom? Platforms by ugly shoe god Jeffrey Campbell, Topshop Are people no longer driving, where you need to feel how much pressure you're putting on the pedals? Are people not walking down stairs, where it's helpful to feel when your foot hits the step so you don't tumble to your death, Talky...

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In Search of: Sleek Flat Ankle Boots

Sometimes I have trouble finding exactly what I'm obsessing over looking for, but I know it exists! This time, I'm in search of flat ankle boots that are sleek, not rugged.They need to:NOT look like something a cowboy/biker/member of a grunge band would wear on casual Friday.Have a bit of a heel or wedge so I'm not forced to walk like a duck. Completely flat flats make me walk weirdly.Adjust to properly fit my...

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Shoe Withdrawal, Need Advice

So, I have a "problem." I'm suffering from shoe withdrawal. I haven't bought a pair of shoes--any shoes--in over 6 months, and I'm starting to feel it. My left eye is twitching.Add to that the fact that in the last two weeks, not one but TWO pairs of my favorite walking flats have developed holes in the soles. I know shoes can often be re-soled, but, really, where's the fun...

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Made for walking

After yesterday's sunny-and-70's weather, I no longer feel like it's delusional to actively look for summery footwear, so I'm forging ahead. I should at least know what my options are, right?I was cruising the Internets working online when I noticed that a J. Crew ad had been following me for, like, five sites (have you noticed those Google Engage stalker ads?) and decided to have another look at their always-inspiring...

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