Category: Shoe Reviews


  • Sizing, Quality, Stockists & More | K. Jacques Sandals Review

    Sizing, Quality, Stockists & More | K. Jacques Sandals Review

    K Jacques have been making sandals in St. Tropez since the 1930s. They were handmade by artisans then… and 90 years later, they still are. Basically, K. Jacques have been the sandals that the well-heeled French have been wearing for close to a decade. K. Jacques has worked with Givenchy, Isabel Marant, and a particularly […]

  • I don’t hate them | a Chanel espadrilles review & how to wear

    I don’t hate them | a Chanel espadrilles review & how to wear

    Chanel ballet flats? Love them.Chanel slingbacks? Love them.Chanel espadrilles? … I just can’t decide if I love them. It’s not my fault though, like, I didn’t even really want them… My sister asked for Chanel espadrilles as a Christmas gift in 2014. So, we got on the waitlist at the Chanel store and managed to […]

  • Reformation Shoes Size & Quality Review: I got a pair!

    Reformation Shoes Size & Quality Review: I got a pair!

    Gucci Princetown loafers have been on my lust list (totally different from a “wish list”) forever now. Every few months, I’d go to the Gucci store to try them on… and every time their bulkiness made me look super, uhhh, squat. Basically, like most people, what drew me in was my desire for a closed-toe […]

  • Castañer Espadrilles Review: A Perfect Summer Shoe ft. Sizing & Outfits+

    Castañer Espadrilles Review: A Perfect Summer Shoe ft. Sizing & Outfits+

    After moving “home” to the Caribbean, I needed a pair of shoes that could be worn to a sandy Sunday lunch just as easily as a Government building. I’ve always been a fan of espadrilles… but have never been able to find the perfect pair. There’s always something wrong with them. The material is too […]

  • By Far Shoes SIZING Review: I tried the French it girl shoe

    By Far Shoes SIZING Review: I tried the French it girl shoe

    In the 90’s my sister had a thing for lace up heeled boots. She had two pairs, one in black and one in white. We called them her witch boots and obsessed over their powers. Like a traditional little sister, I wanted needed my own pair. One day at school a boy took her shoes […]

  • TKEES Flip Flops Review: Are These Sandals A Flop?

    TKEES Flip Flops Review: Are These Sandals A Flop?

    It’s never crossed my mind to spend more than $26 on a pair of flip flops. Rubber Havaianas do the trick and last for years… But then I saw two pictures of Kate Moss in the 90’s and decided that I needed a pair of leather flip flops. My sister has seven pairs of the […]

  • Repetto Camille Size Review: What You Need to Know Before You Buy

    Repetto Camille Size Review: What You Need to Know Before You Buy

    My first pair of Repetto flats were bought in 2006, because, well, Kate Moss wore them. Five years later, I added Repetto’s Camille ballet flats to my collection. Since then I’ve totally worn one pair out, replaced them… and then bought more. Founded in 1947, (that’s 70 years ago!!!) Repetto knows ballet flats.

  • A Chanel Mules Review: Slide Into My Heart

    A Chanel Mules Review: Slide Into My Heart

    You’ve seen the photos, all of the photos now of Chanel Cuba Cruise, haven’t you? It’s the most beautiful Chanel collection, ever. I’m not being very subtle. So I’ll be even more obvious: Chanel is my favorite design house. There’s nothing in this fashion world that I could ever love more than Chanel. Yes, I […]