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If you're sporty, then you should technically be the saddle shoe's number-one fan.
Why, might you ask? Bet you didn't know that saddles are the grandfather of all athletic shoes. They originated in the early 1900s as a more-supportive option for tennis and squash players. Basically, we owe the conception of "walking on pillows" to these fancy, two-toned oxfords. Not to mention, it's rare to find anything that stays fashionable for more than a century.
We've rounded up some updated takes on the classic saddle shoe. We don't recommend playing squash or tennis in them, but we do suggest dropping your new historical knowledge on anyone who throws a compliment your way.
Marc Jacobs and Zana Bayne are making it even easier to explore your kinky side this Valentine’s Day. The ready-to-wear designer teamed up with Bayne — who's renowned for her provocative lingerie — on a six-piece capsule featuring leather heart-shaped pasties, collars, and cuffs that are decidedly naughty, not nice. read
Whether you’re an
organic-or-bust kind of gal or you’re just starting to ponder the benefits of
pesticide-free produce, chances are there are some all-natural products you’re just not convinced work as well as their conventional counterparts. Like
aluminum-free deodorant. Or, cleansers that’ll supposedly disinfect read