U.S. Customs Agents Intercept a Bunch of Fake Louboutins, Will Now Try…

Since we can all assume that U.S. Customs agents keep all the things they confiscate as part of an ongoing, intra-agency scavenger hunt, the latest haul of 20,000 counterfeit Louboutins from China must have been quite the game-changer for someone. U.S. Customs and Border Protection Spokesman Jaime Ruiz said that four… » 8/16/12 12:40pm 8/16/12 12:40pm

Why Are Designer Shoes So Damn Expensive All Of A Sudden?

Any dedicated observer of shoe culture knows that over the last decade or so, something very strange and concerning happened to designer shoes: they got really fucking expensive. In the early 2000s, a pair of Pradas or YSLs could be had at full price for around $400. In this clip from Season 4 of Sex and the City,… » 3/26/12 1:30pm 3/26/12 1:30pm