New Designer Brands at

The news from the folks at Kurt Geiger that 11 new brands have been added to the site almost tipped me off my seat. My favourite online store to browse is, and now it’s been made even better by these new designer brands. Who are they then?

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Marina Liege Wedges by Christian Louboutin

Not normally a huge fan of hot pink, I’m having to say these cute wedges are seriously changing my mind about the bold colour. It’s HOT.

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Penny Pinch, Pay Day or Pricey: Art Deco Heels

In-between all the florals and pastels coming up for S/S12, I’ve spotted a few art deco treats popping up in the ends of A/W11 here and there. It’s a tricky style to make look interesting, since it usually involves a lot of black, metallics or bottle greens, but I’ve managed to find three pairs with the same art deco look. Only the prices are different…

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Over to you – Every Shoe Has A Story

Almost every shoe I own has its own little back story. It’s not always about picking the pretty ones from the shelf and charging them to a credit card. Some of them I bought on a great day out, some were a gift from someone special, and some marked specific moments in my life.

I want you to tell me your shoenique story – one pair of shoes that have a specific story behind them.

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New! Pre-order ‘Forever’ by Charlotte Olympia

Charlotte Olympia is on my list of designers to own at least one pair of shoes from in my lifetime. She’s making it hard for me to resist that, and with my usual reasoning of ‘if it has my name I deserve to buy it’ then she’s pretty much on top of the pile. What with my name being Charlotte and all…

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The starring shoes: Kurt Geiger’s ‘Dancer’

The shoes that take centre stage in my lovely new header are, of course, Kurt Geiger beauties. They’re also in first position on my shoe rack too, and are often the ones I’ll pick up to cuddle when no-one’s looking…

Did I really just admit that?

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