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Talk about a study in contradictions: R29-favorite shoe designer Alejandro Ingelmo only makes two kinds of footwear: adorably clunky, schoolgirlish sneakers and loafers, and straight-up, sexified heels that'd make the most devoted Zanotti fan blush.
Nothing against the chunky-soled look, but let's focus on the va-va-voom shoes, because — well, look at these things. From delicate, cutout cage heels to orange suede stilettos with flashes of silver, each one is a perfectly proportioned work of art. And, in a touch that should excite former Latin nerds everywhere, each is named after a Roman goddess of Ingelmo's choice.
Ready to dress like a goddess (a goddess in six-inch spikes, that is)? Click on to enter Ingelmo's world. But be warned — it's hot in here.
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Respect to the Lazy Girls, shout-out to the Cozy Girls, but this writer considers herself part of a different tribe. Yes, I am a Clumsy Girl. This means that laces must be tied or immediately tripped over, and that "tensile strength" is about as high on my list of sunglasses needs as "face flattering." It also means that I read