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We couldn't help but indulge in this bit of weird, fashion footwear news—yesterday's blogs were abuzz with the New High (M)art's Grey Ant + Teva Stiletto, a heeled version of your dad's favorite velcro hiking sandal. The original gets grouped with Crocs and Uggs as the worst of the worst in the shoe spectrum, which is why we're so puzzled as to why we're kind of drawn toward the heeled version. Maybe it's the minimalist, simply-patterned straps, or the sporty, on-trend treads... but the Teva stiletto is kind of awesome. But, then again, we still may be suffering from a tryptophan overdose. What say you? Are we alone in our Teva comearound?
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