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Let’s be honest: Chicago winters can be rough. But even though three (or four, or five…) months of Mother Nature's moodiness may seem bleak, we're never ones to let inclement weather get in the way of our dangerous voracious shoe habit. And, really, what better way is there to get over the grief of the gray months than with a little retail therapy?
Cheer up, friends: We’ve rounded up the most covetable, designer shoes worth splurging on — or at least fantasizing about. Whether you're ready to pay up or just looking for some high-profile inspiration, our epic lust list could quite possibly be the definition of holiday cheer. Fair warning: They don't call these dream tickets for nothin'. Some of these prices are as high as a pair of Alaïa platform ankle boots! Your approaching bonus should be very scared, but your Pinterest boards should be pretty stoked.
The Lanvin show was last on yesterday's Paris Fashion Week lineup, and it took a strong second wind for us to strut our jet-lagged selves up to the venue (in the dark, in heels, on cobblestone). We could see the crowd forming from down the block, and it was mostly lookers on attempting to glimpse the front row read
Here's a shopping truth: Finding bras that are both supportive and stylish is trickier when your breasts are a DD cup or higher. Seeing that as a challenge rather than a sad fact of life, we went straight to the bra-fit experts at Panache, ThirdLove, Wacoal, and Eveden to find the most comfortable, flattering, and read