Nothing against the mighty stiletto, but since our holiday parties typically involve both cocktails and inclement weather, we think a more sensible party shoe is in order. Which is why we're really, really into these brand-new G.H. Bass & Co. kicks. Imagine the classic Weejun, all dolled up for the holidays, and you're on the right track. The penny loafer now comes in gold-foil glitter, oxblood snakeskin, gleaming (and so holiday-appropriate) silver and gold, decked out with nail-head studs, and — our personal favorite — in a black-patent creeper version that we can't wait to style like so.
Click on for six styles that'll redefine party shoes (and most of 'em are 30% off now). And, if sparing your soles weren't enough reason to shop, G.H. Bass & Co. is having a site-wide, 50% off sale, starting Sunday, December 22. It's almost enough to make us leave the stilettos to the Kardashians forever.
Okay, okay. There's no need to start tossing shoe boxes out the window. No, not even if you desperately need a bit more closet space. But, it seems like we might have pinpointed THE very best black pump, according to math that is. Rank & Style has calculated the Stuart Weitzman Nouveau pump as the top pick for the classic read
Lately, it's taken nearly all our willpower not to think about sun rays, long weekends, and beach hair — from the actual beach and not a bottle. But, there's really no bigger buzzkill than hours of trying on bathing suits that epically fail to do your body justice. And, the fact is, your swimwear is probably the read