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It's not often that a shoe makes our hit list for well over 20 years, but that's the power of a bona fide classic. From our way-back-in-the-day black patent Mary Janes (worn with white ruffly ankle socks, of course) to the lug-soled stompers we wore in high school, Mary Janes have always held a special place in our hearts.
So, we rounded up the 10 chicest Mary Janes out there. From Betsey Johnson's triple-strap, oxblood flats to Zara's dangerously pointed, vampy version, the steppers ahead prove that this strappy style isn't just a nostalgia trip.
When someone from the event-design world gets married, we pour ourselves a fancy cocktail and prepare to have a little swooning session while going through every image and detail. Of course, when the photos are by Jose Villa and the wedding is Cortnie's — she's the talented planner and stylist behind Canvas and read
Lingerie doesn’t start and stop with bras and panties, despite what the contents of your underwear drawer may suggest. Since yours is probably already stocked to the brim with everyday basics, it's time to add diversity to your selection with eight extra-sexy essentials — like bodysuits, window briefs, and suspender read