High Heel Shoe



Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:56:56 -0700
As a fashion object and symbol, the high heel shoe is weighted with meaning. It's also weighted with the wearer's entire body weight. The stiletto might be one of the only designs that is physically painful but has somehow has persisted for centuries. Read more...

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:54:41 -0700
South Tampa students now have a new way to show off their school pride. Sportswear giant Nike is now making custom Plant High School athletic shoes.

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:06:28 -0700
The Nike Zoom Speed TR2, available for $100, pays homage to the Panthers' football team. They are now listed online as out of stock.

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:54:03 -0700
Flat shoes not your thing? Want a bit of height for a special occasion? Then you need some genuinely comfortable high heels, a style holy grail that the Guardians fashion editor has finally tracked down Continue reading...

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 03:03:44 -0700
For many people, it's become the most important part of the wardrobe, the accessory that says it all: the shoe. Now, a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum will tell you all about the art of the high-heeled shoe.

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:16:42 -0700
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0700
NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Designer Stuart Weitzman celebrates his stellar boot reputation with the launch of SWxYOU: The 5050, a customization program centered on the iconic silhouette of the 5050 boot.  SWxYOU: The 5050 gives shoe lovers the exclusive opportunity to reimagine and personalize the brand's most popular boot by choosing from three 5050 variations: the classic flat ...

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:13:02 -0700
Sarah Jessica Parker returned to Carrie Bradshaw’s apartment footsteps to lay out the line that she has named after her fashionable character on the show; Sex and the City. The Carrie is the shoe...

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:06:49 -0700
A simple high heel sandal can pull a whole look together — and you don’t have to splurge to try the fashionable look!

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:48:51 -0700
COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) - One of the best-known brands in athletic footwear is getting a custom design made specifically for Columbus. One style of Chuck Taylor Converse All Star basketball shoes will come in royal blue and the other in orange, the colors for Columbus North and Columbus ...



Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:41:49 GMT

Are High Heels Dead?
Wall Street Journal
Running shoes, Birkenstocks, Teva-type hiking sandals and Adidas-style slides were among the low shoes with a high profile during the recent spring fashion shows on the runway—and in the audience. Wide, flat footbeds, toe room, cushiony soles. Slaves to ...

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:49:27 GMT

Huffington Post

The Heels Are Killer in the Best Way at the Brooklyn Museum
Huffington Post
These weren't just any heels though. These were "Killer Heels," as in the ones currently on display in Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe at the Brooklyn Museum. Have you ever taken the time to really look at a pair of high-heeled shoes? To look ...

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:18:40 GMT

The Stir

When Can Girls Wear Heels & Other 'Adult' Shoes?
The Stir
If you've ever been shoe shopping with a tween girl, you've no doubt faced an onslaught of whining and wheedling for a pair of high heels, or wedges, or (god forbid) stilettos, or something else that looks very grown-up ... and very uncomfortable. The thought ...


Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:38:26 GMT

Are High Heels Really Keeping you High?
The New Indian Express
Today, women mostly prefer high heels and platforms, thanks to the fashion models and shoe companies promoting these. It is very important that the shoes we wear should accommodate the foot rather than the foot accommodating the shoes worn.


Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:52:30 GMT

How To Choose The Perfect Heels
The Los Angeles Fashion (press release) (blog)
How to choose the perfect heels. I've never hidden my affinity for high heels, the higher the better, but there are certain key things I look for before pulling out my credit card. It's not just any shoe that's coming home with me. It pains me to say that as beautiful ...


Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:24:50 GMT

Coshocton Tribune

It's always been about the shoes
Coshocton Tribune
I have just heard of an exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum called “Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe” that has me in a New York state of mind again. I don't wear high heels anymore. Truth be told, at 5-foot-10, I never had any business wearing them in ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:26:25 GMT

Boston Globe

High heels 101: Taming stiletto-induced foot, back pain
Boston Globe
By Karen Fabbri's own admission, customers constantly pop into her Beacon Hill shoe boutique, Moxie, lusting after a product she rarely stocks: “Do you have anything in a 1-inch heel?” “We have a ton of flats, and a lot of 3-inch heels,” Fabbri said, “but to find ...


Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:10:42 GMT

The Week Magazine

A brief, scandalous history of high heels
The Week Magazine
It also attributes a great deal of power to a piece of footwear. Last month, the Brooklyn Museum launched a new exhibit called Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe, which deems the item "fashion's most provocative accessory." Spanning the course of ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:44:01 GMT

Why We Still Haven't Killed Off the High Heel
Gizmodo India
As a fashion object and symbol, the high heel shoe is weighted with meaning. It's also weighted with the wearer's entire body weight. The stiletto might be one of the only designs that is physically painful but has somehow has persisted for centuries.


Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:42:18 GMT

Custom-heel shoes designed by Canadian expat in Paris feted in Europe
CTV News
A Canadian expatriate working in Paris used to swap her comfortable flats for chic high heels when she got to work, but the reaction from her colleagues was disgust. Tanya Heath was informed she should wear either flats or heels, but swapping shoes in the ...




Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:26:44 -0700

Signs Along the Way posted a photo:

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Lounging in a Tudor-inspired strip mall at 4193 Park, if one were to look up, they'd see this sign for Glenwood Shoe Repair. Kinda says it all, doesn't it?

Prints of this picture are available at:

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 07:30:17 -0700

Andy Qiang posted a photo:

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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:09:16 -0700

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:14:30 -0700

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High Heel Shoe


Mon, 09 Jun 2014 08:22:05 -0700

atalanta.jones posted a photo:

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Bella Suedette Ankle Strap Peep Toe Heels www.boohoo.com/restofworld/shoes/icat/new-in-shoes/bella-...


Sun, 08 Jun 2014 07:07:10 -0700

atalanta.jones posted a photo:

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Melissa Melissa + Karl Lagerfeld Ultragirl Heels www.shopbop.com/melissa-karl-lagerfeld-ultragirl-heel/vp/...


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