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Taylor Richards Shoes

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Elise Diamantini finds footwear for fall ’13.

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Spring 2012 Off to a Great Start in New York City


  New York’s fashion week got a little jump start on Wednesday, before the official opening of Mercedes Benz’s Lincoln Center venue on Thursday. The Couture Council of the Museum at FIT hosted its annual luncheon at Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater. The room was filled with the kind of ladies who actually wear […]

Frye and Clarks preview fall 2011 and spring 2012 collections

Frye boot

During New York’s recent footwear market week, MR editorial assistants Kelsey White and Hannah Roth stopped by the Frye and Clarks shoe previews to see what’s next for these young men’s perennially favorite brands.   At the Frye event, we saw plump pebbled patterns, vibrant multi-colored styles, one-eyed tie suede shoes, the new kilt pattern, […]

Etnies collaborates with Joie De Vivre Hotels on eco-friendly shoe

Etnies Jameson 2 Eco Shoes

Under 40 bucks and eco-friendly—who won’t want to wear these shoes? By Hannah Roth Etnies has teamed up with Joie De Vivre Hotels to promote their “Buy a Shoe, Plant a Tree” campaign from June through September 2011. The three participating Californian hotels—Hotel Erwin in Venice Beach, Shorebreak in Huntington Beach and Pacific Edge Hotel […]

Asics new shoe line is vegetarian-friendly

Asics Onitsuka Tiger California 78 Red

By Kelsey White As a vegetarian, I’m constantly searching for non-leather products—especially shoes and handbags. Finding quality vegan products that suit my personal taste is always a challenge. I don’t want my non-leather footwear to look revolting, but I also don’t want it to look bland. Though many new vegan products are emerging, the market […]

Spanish fashion celebrated in SoHo Mile 2011

Sendra boots

Running Shoes Not Required By Amy Sciaretta Earlier this month, New York City showcased the best of Spanish fashion during the annual Soho Mile. Iberian design was celebrated at eight of Soho’s finest retailers including Custo Barcelona, Mascaro Pretty Ballerinas, Tierr, Mango, Camper, Agatha Ruiz De La Prada, Tous and the Fashion from Spain Showcase. […]

Celebrating Italian Cinema and Footwear

Cap-toe lace-ups from Jo Ghost/Princes

Events kick off footwear market week in NYC. By Kelsey White This week, the Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY) is hosting the New York Shoe Expo, a seasonal trade show event where hundreds of footwear brands exhibit their newest collections. Manufacturers and retailers from all over the world will be brought together in […]