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Don't Wear These to the Airport

Give me a break! With all the issues regarding safe air travel, I find it unbelievable that someone would actually wear shoes with guns for heels and a belt adorned with silver (I assume fake) bullets. The lack of common sense that abounds these days, including  public figures posting pix of their privates and/or near naked bodies, makes one wonder if there are stupid pills in the water or something!   xox,   image via   

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Stiletto Fact: Did You Know...

  Reading a great book - From the Ankle Down—The Story of Shoes and How They Define Us -  by fellow college alum Rachelle Bergstein. Did you know that per the London Times (2009) “a woman in stilettos is more dangerous than an elephant” because her little foot exerts 65 times more pressure than that 5000 pound plus pachyderm?!    xoxo,

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This Week's Pedicure Inspiration: "It's Raining Men" by Deborah Lippmann

A red pedicure is the classic way to look perfectly groomed. Red toes are timeless, work well with any ensemble, and can easily be dressed up or down no matter your personal style. This week we are inspired by Deborah Lippmann's "It's Raining Men" nail color: the perfect red hue for the summer. Mix it in with the black and white trend, and you have a gorgeous summer look.       Classic: Madewell peplum top / Zara mini skort / DV by Dolce Vita strappy heelsAdventurous: TIBI color block silk cami / Proenza Schouler jacquared mini skirt / Coach strappy high heelsInspired by: Deborah Lippmann It's Raining Men   While a red pedicure would look stunning no matter the shoes, we like ours best in black strappy sandals....

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Great Save: The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Looking for a deal on Tory Burch booties or Cole Haan Wedges or Kate Spade flats but don’t want to pay retail? Check out the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale where great buys on certain new fall styles live.   Don’t miss their regular clearance shoes – some are 50% off. Plus if you're a Discover card holder you can get an additional 10% rebate. The best part about this online sale? Free shipping and free returns - so you can take a chance on a pair that might or might not fit. But remember to try the shoes on late in the day. And if they really are too small (or too big), send them back! Not even Still Standing® can help you...

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Our Favorite Shoes at Comic Con

The stars were out yesterday at the Comic-Con International 2013 in San Diego, CA. And where there are stars, there are shoes. Check out our favorite picks from this year's attendees: Jennifer Lawrence rocks lace booties while discussing "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire". Image via Aimee Teegarden adds color to her black and white ensemble with gorgeous sky high platforms. Image via Ignore the Nascar t-shirt and swoon over the gorgeous neon pumps Alyssa Milano is rocking. Image via Hailee Steinfeld is daring in her printed outfit, and it doesn't stop there. Check out her shoes with metallic accents, ankle staps, and a barely there peep toe. Image via Holland Roden wears strappy sandals to perfectly compliment her sexy dress....

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