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Footwear Gossip

14/06/2016
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Have Shoes, Will Travel

Over the recent school holidays I was lucky enough to travel to Portugal on holiday, (Vilamoura to be exact and by the way it was fabulous!). As always I was faced with the dilemma of what to wear to travel in – something to look stylish while offering comfort whilst standing in all the numerous airport queues and wandering about the airport. I also wanted something that I could slip on and off easily as I am always caught at security and asked to remove my shoes to be scanned!... Read More

17/05/2016
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My name is Rachel. I am a shoe addict. It has been 3 hours since my last shoe purchase – FitFlop™ Loosh™ Slide Sandals Review

My name is Rachel. I am a shoe addict. It has been 3 hours since my last shoe purchase. You could say that working for a footwear retailer is quite a dangerous job for a shoe addict. Warehouses filled with row upon row of gorgeous shoes, sandals, boots and trainers plus a shiny website full of beautiful shoes all whispering “Buy me! Buy me!” from my desktop. So, as part of my blog I will be reviewing some of my favourite shoes. Firstly I must make it clear that ALL... Read More

22/04/2016
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Sandals through the Ages

The sandal is a fashion statement and staple shoe in every country around the world. They have been made out of every material, and can be seen in every society. Here is a brief guide to how the sandal become such a fundamental member of the shoe world. The oldest known footwear of any kind is in fact the sandal, discovered in Fort Rock Cave in the US, dating back to over 10,000 years old. It was woven with sagebrush bark. Later discoveries found similar sandals with added rabbit fur... Read More

19/02/2016
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Transitional Footwear – Style Through Every Season

Dressing through the seasons can be tricky – especially if you’re living in Britain where the winter overlaps into spring (hello cold sunny days)!  You need every day footwear essentials that can be worn in all weathers, ideal when it is so unpredictable. We have selected the best pieces here at Shoetique that will let you transition from winter to spring with ease and style – all you have to do is choose your favourite pair! Clarks Glove Puppet With a silver metallic upper, the Clarks Glove Puppet skater shoes... Read More

31/12/2015
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2016 Upcoming Trends

2016 is set to be a huge year in fashion, beauty and interior design and all of us here at Shoetique HQ are looking forward to seeing some of the top trends over the next 12 months. Read on for some tips and inspiration….. Fashion Slip dresses made an appearance in 2015, primarily on celebrities on the red carpet, and they are set to make the transition to everyday dress in 2016. Think light and floaty for a summer’s day! Burberry’s maxi slip dress (far right) is perfect alone for... Read More