Heels Just Aren’t an Option!

Immediately after I sent out the last style tip, I got a reply from a reader who said, “You often feature high-heel shoes. Some of us cannot wear them. How can we make flats (which are all the rage now) dress up our image?” While I often try to feature both heels and flats in the fashion collages I create for you, I didn’t do so in my last 2 posts about choosing dresses for weddings. Picking the right shoe for an outfit can be tricky! So today I’m going to give you my best tips on how you can [..] read more

3 Ways To Make Your Shoes Feel Great All Day

Happy feet always make for a better day! Am I right? I’ve been on a big comfort kick this summer, and this rounds out the series as we talk about comfy shoes. I know that often times it’s a challenge to find shoes that are comfortable, and that fit your personal style. (Hey, I’m in the club, too!) So here are 3 shoe hacks to help you wear pretty shoes and keep you dancing at the end of the day. Flatten ‘em! Flats are one of the hottest shoe styles going as of late. And it goes without saying that flats are more [..] read more

3 Shoe Trends That Will Make Your Legs Look Longer

If you’ve been shoe shopping at all lately, you’ve probably noticed there are tons of shoes with ankle straps and wrap around (the leg/ankle) strap shoes. As a Denver image and wardrobe consultant, my common advice for petite women and those who want to lengthen their legs is to avoid any kind of shoe (um, short of boots) that cuts your ankles. However…you can wear these new trends without immediately chopping off your legs…if you follow these tips. Two of the shoe trends I’m highlighting today are newer trends and the third is a classic, nevertheless, magical leg lengthener. Ankle wrap [..] read more

These boots are made for walkin’

Now that the fall winds are blowing, and the days are much shorter, it’s time to trade in our open toe shoes for fabulous, fall boots! Here are the best styles of the season to update your boot wardrobe. Boots are too casual for traditional, formal skirt suits, but they work perfectly under a pantsuit (if they’re dressy enough.) And they’re perfect for most business casual looks, and fabulous for casual after hours wear. Booties (a.k.a. ankle boots) Booties are nothing new but continue to trend stronger than ever. Looking for something new to add to your collection? Try a [..] read more

Professional Shoe trends Spring 2016

Each spring and fall I write seasonal trend reports and often separate out shoes and accessories. The latter reports usually come after the main report, but this year, because shoes seem to be what women love best, I’m bringing you the spring shoe report FIRST! Overall, spring fashion for 2016 includes almost every trend under the sun. It can be a little overwhelming, so I’ll focus on styles you can start to wear now and ones that are extra office appropriate, too! You’ll be able to realize a low cost per wear on any of these styles. Silver  Even though [..] read more