Seraphic Secret has noted here and here that the latest trends in fashion are a return to longer hemlines, flattering architectural silhouettes, and strategic use of color blocking. We also observe, with delight, that some of the best designers have extended the use of bold, fresh colors to their footwear collections. Of course, every woman should have basic black pumps, but hey, why not go a little crazy with vibrant chunks of color. C’mon ladies, kick up your heels.
No way you can be unhappy when you wear these Wallace Steiger open-toed pumps. These shoes have a definite 1940′s vibe, Drum Boogie at the USO.
This Ferragamo wedge also harkens back to the 1940′s, think Paulette Goddard, born Marion Pauline Levy, lounging by Charlie Chaplin’s pool on a hot, lazy day in Beverly Hills.
Nothing of the WWII era about these pink puppies by Miu Miu. Mad Max meets Jayne Mansfield.
Balenciaga has constructed the perfect footwear for Megan Fox in the next Transformers sequel.
Need to recover from the dreary and pretentious The Black Swan, well, here’s a taste of the genuine article.
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Karen and I wish all our friends and relatives a lovely and colorful Shabbat.