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Frumpy Sandals on the Catwalk

Frumpy Sandals on the Catwalk

These are from Christopher Kane’s show back in 2011. Catwalk Queen says: “Beautiful embellishment made an appearance at the end of the collection in glistening dresses and sheers. Hair matched the pretty aesthetic with messy chignons whilst flat frumpy sandals gave the opposite feel, which... [+]

Young Hollywood and Ugly Shoes

Stuart Weitzman teamed up with four Hollywood stars to design the shoes for his Young Hollywood Cares collection in August 2011. Stars included Michelle Trachtenberg, Olivia Palermo, Hayden Panetterie, and Scarlett Johansson. The purple ones on top are the ones designed by Gossip Girl’s Michelle Trachtenberg.... [+]

Louboutin Sells Trash for $1000

Christian Louboutin has taken on the eco-friendly route. These Eurotrash peep-toes feature a collage of random scraps of paper, fabric, and thread (aka: Paris trash). So, no two pairs are exactly the same. They retail for $1095. Who wants to pay for them? Photos from... [+]

Troy Polamalu for Lanvin?

Troy Polamalu for Lanvin?

Check out these Lanvin platform pumps. It looks like Pittsburg Steelers player, Troy Polamalu, donated a bit of his hair to make these. Well, not really, but in all seriousness, am I being Punked? These cannot be shoes that they expect people to wear for real.... [+]

Bad Bad Spikes

Bad Bad Spikes

Prep school shoes meet crazy spikes by Christian Louboutin. Are these self-defense shoes for girls who are being bullied at school? Or are these the shoes bullies wear? Photo from 33 Avenue

Dwyane Wade in Clown Shoes

Dwyane Wade in Clown Shoes

Dwayne Wade wore this pair of Christian Louboutin shoes on his visit to the White House. The Miami Heat player even while wearing a gray suit felt the need to let his team colors shine. The shoes go for $675. Photos from Upscale Hype

High Heel Fin

High Heel Fin

Jean Paul Gaultier created these high-heeled lace-up fins in 2007 for his thirtieth anniversary and called them Les Plongeuses Fin-Heels. They were meant to match his 1977 hooded, one-piece bathing suit. Makes me want to go swimming. Photo NY Mag

The Scariest Shoes

The Scariest Shoes

“Humans are Playing God by physically and metaphorically perfecting themselves. Beauty is currently at an all time climax, allowing this project to explore what lies beyond perfection. Scary Beautiful challenges current beauty ideals by inflicting an unexpected new beauty standard.” – Leanie van der Vyver, creator of Scary Beautiful... [+]

Keep on Rolling

Keep on Rolling

 A rolling platform. Whenever I think I’ve seen it all, I am proven wrong. Jeffrey Campbell came up with this contraption. I’m guessing to jump into the Heelys bandwagon. Apparently they were a hit because they are sold out! (or they only made one before... [+]

No Jewel Left Behind

No Jewel Left Behind

It seems that was Giuseppe Zanotti’s motto when designing these suede spiked sculptural wedges. They are available for purchase at a convenient price of $3025. Need more spikes?Check out our other spiked shoes   Photos from LuisAviaRoma