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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.
Oh '80s teens: Is there anything they don't know? They knew that Ronald Reagan sucked, that one must always avoid the Noid, and that the Go-Gos and The Smiths were the best bands of all time. And, it turns out that they knew their fashion stuff, too — as this recently-unearthed video shows.
Filmed by Scott Hayden in read
This couple met their freshman year of college. The way they described their first impressions? His: “Emily was energy in the room.” Hers: “Hey there, good lookin’, but no thanks.” After a first-date mishap (he planned a sweet outing to look at Christmas lights; she greeted him wearing sweatpants and no makeup), read