Stiletto Workouts: Finally, a Way to Get Skinny and Break Your Foot…

Here's a thing I won't be doing in 2013: Stiletto workouts, the technically-still-a-virgin-if- you-don't-count-in-the-butt cousin of the pole dancing workout. The minds behind the workout claim it's "empowering," which I suppose it kind of is, if you're the sort of person who is empowered by thongs with sassy sayings… » 12/28/12 4:50pm 12/28/12 4:50pm

The Dollar May Be Low, But Heels Are High, And Getting Higher

Yesterday's Independent featured a story by Harriet Walker about skyscraper heels. Prompted, of course, by Victoria Beckham making an appearance in spindly 5 inch stilettos. Writes Walker: "Just when you thought heels couldn't get any higher, guess what: they have." This season, Prada, Louboutin and Dior all have… » 7/23/08 12:00pm 7/23/08 12:00pm

Winehouse + Cavalli = Animal Prints And Cigarettes

  • Oh sweet Jesus: Is Amy Winehouse going to be the new face of Roberto Cavalli? And if so, who would be sullying whose image? Though the rumors are still unconfirmed, Cavalli has said in the past, "She is a fashion icon because she is unique." [Vogue UK]
  • This weekend, American starlets flew to Shanghai to celebrate…
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Fashion Writer Wears Fashionable Shoes, Loses Will To Live

Liz Jones (left), a writer for the Daily Mail, may look like a happy person, but she went on a crazy, sadistic mission: to wear eight different pairs of cutting-edge high heels during Fashion Week. All of the shoes were "ankle-breakingly high," with at least a four-inch heel and often a one-inch platform. And Ms.… » 9/20/07 11:00am 9/20/07 11:00am