• Mad About Mules

    Since my current casual/minimal style feels like I transported back to the 90s — high-rise jeans, lots of easy tees, every oversized button-down I can get my hands on, all the denim — it’s only fitting that I’m on totally on board the mule trend. The slide-on shoes made a big comeback this year, with iterations

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  • Summer Lovin’

    I’ve been lusting after these studded leather sandals since I spotted them on @studiomcgee’s Instagram way back at the start of the summer, so I was pumped to find them in a Hautelook sandal sale recently. Patience and discounts, amen. Can someone ‘splain to me how we’re already in the last week of July? Slow

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  • for the love of studded suede

    Have I told you how much I love Hautelook? Oh, a million times? Please allow a million and one, in celebration of these Jessica Simpson taupe suede peep-toe booties that are absolutely covered in tiny gold studs. Which I procured for half-off, but love whole-heartedly. Psst! You can find them here. They also come in

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  • restyle: DIY studded wedge booties

    Break out those old boring booties, ya’ll; it’s time for a super simple restyle. Back in my early days of blogging, I remember a DIY project on another blog (sadly whose URL I cannot recall) in which the blogger transformed a pair of basic black platforms by covering the entire wedge base in brass thumbtacks. I ran

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  • on second chances. and glitter!

    Last month, my real-life BFF and DIY maven, Anne, revamped a pair of stilettos on her blog, Wobisobi. The shoes in question were in great condition, but had an unfortunate run-in with a parking grate resulting in a ravaged heel. [Collective sighs from readers as they fondly remember favorite heels that met a similar fate.] She

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