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

Daniel Shak Decides He Doesn’t Want His Ex-Wife’s $1M Shoe Collection…

After taking legal action to try and wrangle away at least part of his ex-wife's estimated $1 million designer shoe collection, hedge-fund manager Daniel Shak abruptly withdrew his lawsuit on Wednesday. Beth Shak, a pro poker player and not-so-secret admirer of Louboutins, testified that her husband had known and… » 7/18/12 10:25pm 7/18/12 10:25pm

Oprah Wears Louboutins To Interview Anti-Consumerist "Freegans"

On yesterday's Oprah, Lisa Ling investigated the world of "freegans," people who live alternative lifestyles in order to limit their use of resources and their participation in the economy. Oprah sat with Madeline, a woman who earns a six-figure salary, but hasn't bought clothing in three years, and does her grocery… » 2/28/08 6:00pm 2/28/08 6:00pm

Louboutins? Marc Jacobs Jellies? Nah. It's All About Crocs!

OMG!!! Crocs, maker of comfy-anti-chic (yay for rebel style! fight the man!) clog-sandal hybrids (a clandal? a slog?) is expanding its brand and launching a full-out line of Crocs-branded footwear. With price-points ranging from $149 to $299 you've got to admire the way that Crocs wants consumers to drain their… » 6/06/07 12:25pm 6/06/07 12:25pm

Fatal Epidemic Breaks Out In UK: Paralysis-Yielding Jeans To Blame

Pity the Englishwoman with DFS: Debilitating Fashion Syndrome. Hitting England harder than the Bubonic plague — and with even more grotesque results! — DFS-afflicted women find themselves unable to eat, bend, walk, or sit, all because of their fashion choices. Case studies of these self-mutilating fashion fiends,… » 6/04/07 4:30pm 6/04/07 4:30pm