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...

Sun, 26 Oct 2014 09:05:16 -0700
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 03:44:41 -0700
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:06:28 -0700
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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:54:03 -0700
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:27:07 -0700
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — One of the most provocative and iconic objects of desire is being explored in the exhibition “Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe,” on view at the Brooklyn Museum through February 15.

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.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:54:41 -0700
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 02:57:28 GMT

Richmond Times-Dispatch

Brooklyn show looks at mystique of 'killer heels'
Richmond Times-Dispatch
NEW YORK — An exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum looks at the elevated shoe as a design object, from platform shoes dating to about 1600 to a contemporary — and lethal — 8-inch dagger stiletto. “Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe” runs ...


Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:33:11 GMT

Do you have a pair of 'Killer Heels'?
Amsterdam News
One of the most provocative and iconic objects of desire is explored in the Brooklyn Museum's exhibition “Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe.” You know the feeling and how sharp you feel when you wear them. All of a sudden, your walk changes, ...


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 21:44:17 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 ...


Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:47:58 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.

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

Signs Along the Way posted a photo:

Glenview Shoe Repair

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

omoo posted a photo:

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

atalanta.jones posted a photo:

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Sun, 08 Jun 2014 06:56:39 -0700

atalanta.jones posted a photo:

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Sun, 08 Jun 2014 06:26:03 -0700

atalanta.jones posted a photo:

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COLLECTION FALSETTO JEWELED PUMPS www.jcrew.com/womens_category/shoes/evening/PRDOVR~A5270/...


Fri, 04 Apr 2014 03:29:56 -0700

Professor Bop posted a photo:

Into Temptation

Shot with the Olympus XZ-1.


Wed, 27 Nov 2013 04:15:38 -0800

leaaldhous posted a photo:

High Heel Shoe Cake

A high heel shoe made out of flowerpaste for a cake topper.


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

Andy Qiang posted a photo:

Wedding shoes