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It’s crowned the heads of royals and outfitted the bodies of pharaohs, and today, it hangs from the necks of rappers and separates the best of the best from everyone else at the 2012 Olympics. So, after all these years, gold has never failed to dazzle us.
While it’s true that no gold medal is given when it comes to fashion, we can at least swathe our feet in its metallic, emblematic glory. In honor of our Olympic hopefuls, we've handpicked an assortment of golden sandals to gild your gait, from Grecian flats (chariot wings included) to skyscraper-high wedges. Go ahead and skim through our metallically minded collection. Put your best foot forward and make sure that this summer, you award yourself the (footwear) gold.
It's easy to get discouraged this time of year. It's cold, dreary, and snowy. You spend spring, summer, and fall weekends running around, but during this season it proves difficult to even leave the house. But, then again, why would you really need or want to? You have Netflix, Seamless, and an endless universe of read
Whether your relationship is in the exciting lavish-gifts and loving-declarations phase, or the comfortably long-term, "mumbling at each other while you watch your shows" phase, you should know Valentine's Day is fast approaching. And with it, the attendant pressure of getting him or her something that truly expresses read