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Pumps may be a year-round staple, but that doesn’t mean we’re not positively ecstatic when we finally get to rock bare ankles with something other than trousers. And, even though we’re sure those basic black pumps will work through the summer, too, why not take the warmer temps to heart and get your toes on a pair of unabashedly springy heels?
We couldn’t figure out a reason not to either, so we rounded up more than a dozen pairs of undeniably summer steppers that’ll look just as chic with a pair of lightweight skinnies as they do with a beachy maxi. Ahead, you’ll find everything from a look-at-me neon pick to a floral pump that’s anything but kitschy.
Freckles, sunspots, moles, oh my! We all know the visible results of one too many sunny summer days, but these signs only occur after the damage has been done. And, these are not the only signs of sun damage; there are even more lurking beneath the surface of your skin. Using a special UV-light camera, it’s possible to read
Like NYC, San Francisco is credited for its walkability factor. And in many cases, it's a breeze to trot from 'hood to 'hood. But, there's one major (albeit gorgeous) obstacle that frequently stands in the way of our fancy footing plans: our notoriously high hills. As a result, it's pretty rare that you spot locals read