Saturday, March 31, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/31/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Scribble-Flower Colorblock Sandal by Nicholas Kirkwood, $1250, available at Bergdorf Goodman. Floral prints have b(l)oomed and Nicholas Kirkwood has given the trend a graphic and artistic twist in his "Scribble" sandals. The quirky and statement making flower on each shoe has a sketchbook quality for a personalized detail that takes you into the mind of the designer. The black and white upper lets the bright 5.5" red heel and 1.2" yellow platform pop for the ultimate colorblocked style. The perfect signature style with texture, shine and bold graphics make this one-of-a-kind heel worth the designer splurge. Pair these heels with a curve hugging deep purple dress for an unexpected look for a fun evening out.

So Shoe Me a pair of artistic floral sandals with an eye-popping colorblocked design and whimsical sketchbook feel for a collectable designer shoe that will keep my style in bloom.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via bergdorfs.com

Friday, March 30, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/30/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Vintage Union Jack Print Wellington Boots by Hunter, $220, available at Net-a-Porter. Patriotic prints are popping up everywhere - whether it be a pair of stars and stripes cutoffs or these Union Jack wellies from our favorite high end retailer across the pong, these traditional prints are adding an edge to everyday style. The iconic Hunter boot with a charming vintage Union Jack design create a must-have design that will amp up your personal style with all the comforts of a cozy wellie, perfect for rainy days, festivals or just running around town. The classic red, white and navy colorway and vintage-esque print keep the casual feel of this boot which can easily be worn with classic denim or a chic leggings. The durable rubber sole and upper will keep your boots in pristine condition whether you wear them in rain, mud or shine. Pair these with brit-tastic wellies with a pair of denim cutoffs, black crop crochet top with a bikini underneath and a daisy chain head piece for comfortable and cool festival fashion.

So Shoe Me a pair of traditional wellington boots with a little "brit" of edge with an iconic Union Jack print.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via netaporter.com

Thursday, March 29, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/29/2012

Today's So Shoe Me is the Elastic Remix Mid by United Nude, $240, available at I Don't Like Mondays. Color me rad in uber bright elastic straps that hold me in tight to a versatile mid-height wedge that will pack a stylish punch all summer long. A sporty mix of stretchy elastic and luxe black leather create a high end sandal that will add a fun finish to daytime separates or a sweeping maxi dress at night. The birght strappy upper in an acid rainbow colorway will pop against on trend neutrals and pastels this season making them a versatile style to invest in. The zip-up back and 2.5" heel offer an ease of wear while still remaining chic enough for night. Pair these multicolored wedges with a thigh-high slit black jersey maxi dress for a look you can sport from day to night.

So Shoe Me a pair of colorful strappy wedges that will add a bright spot to my ever-growing sandal collection.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

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Wednesday, March 28, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/28/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the PVC Ombre Sandals by Sergio Rossi, $795, available at ShoeScribe. It's electric! See-through style with an ombre twist in blues, greens and yellows creates a bright and bold high end sandal that will add a fun finish to spring separates and summer dresses. A rainbow collection of bright colors in a shiny PVC and patent leather trim create an eye-catching heel that will amp up your signature style while enhancing legs and pedicures. Clearly a splurge-worthy purchase these Sergio Rossi sandals mix on trend finishes in a timeless shape with careful construction, so you know these shoes will last long walks in the park to late nights out making them the perfect sole mate. Pair these colorful and clear sandals with a bright or pastel printed peplum dress for a modern meets girly mix for your next event.

So Shoe Me a pair of candy-inspired sandals with hits or sour apple, lemon lime and sweet blue raspberry for a tasteful look that will shine all season long.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via shoescribe.com 

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/27/2012

Today's So Shoe Me is the Rafiya Sandal by Diana von Furstenberg, $855, available at Nordstrom. Day meets night in these simple strappy sandals with a luxe crystal embellished metal heel. The modern shape of this patent leather t-bar sandal with a sleek metal cup back makes for a statement making silhouette in the best basics ever: black and silver. The nude suede sole adds a daytime touch to the glamorous crystallized heel making it a versatile option for a multitude of events. The sleek 4" heel adds the perfect lift to your style and keeps the sexy and slim shape wearable. The extra attention to detail can be seen in the nude suede piping and double toe strap adding chic signature details that let you know this is a DVF heel. Pair these must have modern sandals with a minimalist LBD for the perfect spring cocktail party attire.

So Shoe Me a pair of chic little black sandals that can take me from day to night with a luxe yet simple design perfect for every style.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via nordstrrom.com

Monday, March 26, 2012

CASE CLOTHED: boyfriend blues


It's great to find that perfect match that just gets you - super comfortable, room to grow, a little rough around the edges and a true blue friend. It can sometimes seem like the search is never ending but when you find that perfect pair, you know. Of course, I'm talking about the magic that comes from finding the perfect boyfrend jeans. Whether you want major distressing in a cutoff short, an easy rolled up jean or a signature Americana print there is a pair for every girl to wear. So hurry up and get the blues with a pair of everyday denim that will fit within your fashion plans, no matter "wear" they take you: CASE CLOTHED.

1) 1957 Boyfriend Jeans by Current/Elliot, $219, available at Singer 22
2) The Boyfriend Jeans by Current/Elliot, $206, available at Shopbop 
3) Grommet Jeans by Karen Zambos Couture, $152, available at Shopbop
4) Starlet Boyfriend Jeans by RUNWAYDREAMZ, $245, available at Singer 22  
5) Original Roller Shorts by One Teaspoon, $99, available at Dolls Kill 
6) Ex-Boyfriend Shorts by Adriano Goldschmied, $220, available at Stylebop
7) Trashed Shorts by Insight, $66, available at Revolve

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via singer22.com, shopbop.com, dollskill.com, stylebop.com and revolve.com

 

So Shoe Me ~ 3/26/2012

Today's So Shoe Me is the Ajar by Trippen, $300, available at Solestruck. modern designs with a traditional Japaneese touch gives the German-based Trippen a signature edge to tread against the usual footwear designs. Since the early 1990s, Trippen has brought one-of-a-kind looks without sacrificing quality, price, local production or environmental sustainability—perfect for shoe connoisseurs and envied by all. The iconic Trippen style, half Japaneese sandal and half modern heel hybrid, was always done in a sleek black leather, but with spring in full bloom this fresh white is the perfect way to add a minimalist punch to a wardrobe of pastels, neons and neutrals. Wraparound straps in a thick tubular white textile add another unique detail that can be worn several ways - keeping your options open in these crazy cool shoes. And don't let the architectural platform and heel fool you, the Ajar is extremely wearable and comfortable. Pair these white hot sandals with a pair of shiny hot pink shantung silk straight leg pants, a body hugging white v-neck body suit and a minimalist white boyfriend blazer.

So Shoe Me a pair of signature sandals that give my style an effortless edge that mix high end minimalist design with traditional Japaneese wooden sandals for an eclectic finish to my modern spring separates.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via solestruck.com

Sunday, March 25, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/25/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Monacco Shoe by Matiko, $164, available at Karmaloop. A chunky shape in an unexpected curved shape created a comfortable sandal with interest and versatility. Pretty pastels and an on trend vintage tropical print in a striking black and white colorway create the perfect signature design for your next must have sandal. Retro meets modern in this play on textures, shapes, colors and prints perfect to pair with a flirty sundress or rolled-up everyday denim. The 3.75 inch heel and 2.5" platform add just the right height, so you can wear these sandals from day to night whether you're dressed up to dressed down. The vintage-inspired black and white palm tree print is perfect for pattern mixing and the light pastels are perfect for playing up in style neons, so you really can't go wrong with these leather and textile wedges. Pair these shoes with a simple nude tank and a citrine neon high-waisted a-line skirt for a chic summer outfit perfect for a day spent walking around town.

So Shoe Me a pair of pastel and printed sandals with a cool architectural shape that will add a signature curve to straight minimalist separates this summer.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via karmaloop.com

Saturday, March 24, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/24/2012




Today's So Shoe Me is the Panama Boat Shoes by Sendra, $58, available at Free People. Did you hear "aboat" it?! Boat shoes are the next must have flats for spring and summer since they offer complete comfort with a boho meets preppy style. A multicolored tribal pattern mixed with mini stripes give a signature twist to the classic boat shoe design. The white leather laces and leather sole add traditional elements to this casual but never boring style. The textile upper adds for easy cleanup, comfort and durability and the price tag makes it easier to part with after a season of heavy wear. So boast your own personal style with a pair of patterned boat shoes this season! Pair these colorful flats with some cuffed boyfriend style denim shorts and a lightweight tee for the perfect outfit for a casual day out.

So Shoe Me a pair of striped boat shoes with a tribal feel for a unique pattern that will add a signature touch to even the most simple separates this spring.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via freepeople.com

Friday, March 23, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/23/2012

Today's So Shoe Me is the Aerobic Wedge Heel Trainers, $96, by and available at Topshop. Sure, you can splurge on some designer sneakers this spring but these Chloe look-a-likes are just as covetable and way more affordable. Sporty styling with shiny perforated leather and a durable gum sole meet a high fashion hi-top wedge that will give a strong signature finish to separates and dresses. The hidden 4" wedge can be our little secret since it's virtually impossible to spot but will instantly take a few pounds off your frame and give you gorgeous legs for days. The black on black design mixed with a natural gum sole creates a sleek style that can be worn casually or dressed up. Go for a luxe look by pairing these hi-tops with some skinny leather leggings and a designer print tee.

So Shoe Me a pair of luxe leather hi-tops without the high price tag that will add an instant lift with a hidden wedge that keeps the sporty look of the sneakers intact.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via topshop.com

Thursday, March 22, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/22/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Tweet of Foot Sandal by Miss L Fire, $90, available at Modcloth. Sometimes making a bird-brained decision is the best move you can make. Just take a look at these beautiful bluebird embroidered sandals by Miss L Fire and you'll be singing a sweet and stylish song due to the comfort, design and quality of these low flying stunners. Soaring signature style in a comfortable flat sandal these shoes will let you standout with the versatility of a flat. Cool blues and warm tones make this sandal the perfect colorway to pair with anything from casual separates to chic daytime dresses. Style these bird embellished sandals with a pair of boyfriend jeans and a loose semi-sheer pastel polka dot or striped button down.

So Shoe Me a pair of bluebird sandals that will make me feel anything but blue and let my personal style fly high.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via modcloth.com

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/21/2012

Today's So Shoe Me is the Dear New York Sandals, $99, by and available at Zara. I'm all about color this spring but when you find that perfect strappy nude sandal with an ombre Lucite heel all at under $100, there is really no other option than to press "add to basket." As the name reflects this sandal is a city girl's staple. The perfect heel height and shape for walking and the simple leather straps add a chic detail that keeps up the comfort and versatility. The signature touch is all in the ombre effect Lucite heel with a clear to nude colorway that adds a modern touch to these neutral shoes. Pair these clearly gorgeous sandals with a bright berry colored maxi dress with a high slit and a printed turban for a chic modern style for a spring that feels like summer.

So Shoe Me a pair of neutral nude sandals with the perfect ombre heel that adds a touch of signature lucite for a design that will let my personal style shine.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via zara.com

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/20/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Mayari T-Straps by Lola Cruz, $238, available at Anthropologie. Champagne crystals and a dainty black bow make for a sweet summer sandal that won't make you miss your heels. The nude and black colorway add sophisticated charm while the wooden sole and 1.5" block heel give you a summer staple that can be worn everyday. A mix of grosgrain ribbon and satin adds luxe texture and interest to these feminine t-strap sandals. With an adjustable strap you'll be able to feel secure and comfortable all day long. Pair these feminine sandals with a minimalist black chiffon romper for an upscale summer look.

So Shoe Me a pair of sophisticated summer sandals that add some champagne sparkle to my summer style.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via anthropolgie.com

Monday, March 19, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/19/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Suede Ankle Strap Sandals by Jenni Kayne, $550, available at Shopbop. Chic minimalism in a soft neutral palate create a high stepping modern sandal perfect for wearing to the office or on a night out. Simple straps in a light powder pink, metallic silver and a rich caramel create a standout colorway that can be worn as a neutral or as a pop of color. The sleek four inch heel is the perfect height for a feminine touch that is still wearable and flattering. Pair these leather and suede sandals with a floral printed wrap dress for a minimal yet feminine style.

So Shoe Me a pair of minimal sandals in on trend pastels and grounding neutrals for a chic springtime style that will elevate simple separates and flirty dresses.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via shopbop.com

Saturday, March 17, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/18/2012




Today's So Shoe Me is the Field Trip Canvas Two Part Gladiator Sandals, $29, by and available at Asos. Put a fun floral print at the tip of your toes in these simple flat gladiators. This on trend Hawaiian print adds a subtle touch of print to any summer ready outfit. Perfect for the beach or a simple springtime get together. Tons of bright colors make it easy to wear these sandals with anything. Pure comfort at a budget friendly price make these a must have summer staple. Pair these sandals with vintage cutoffs and a simple tee for a simple but interesting everyday summer outfit.

So Shoe Me a pair of Hawaiian print gladiator sandals with the perfect amount of patern and simplicity for an everyday summer classic.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via asos.com

So Shoe Me ~ 3/17/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Leather and Denim Gladiator Sandal by Dolce & Gabbana, $645, available at Net-a-Porter. Mixing high end style with must have street wear this studded and spiked gladiator sandal is a stylish spring favorite. Everyday comfort and runway style makes this gladiator sandal the perfect shoe for summer. Antique gold studs mixed with gunmetal spikes adds an eclectic feel to this designer shoe. Pair these denim and leather sandals with a chic summer mini dress for a simple but signature style.

So Shoe Me a pair of gladiator sandals that bring an on trend mix of leather and denim with eclectic studs and spiked for the perfect summer sandal.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via netaporter.com

Friday, March 16, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/16/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Point Net Shoes by Cheap Monday, $60, available at Karmaloop. With the current weather making spring the new summer I want to throw on a pair of sandals but can't get over the fact that it's still only the middle of March. A stylish solution to this head game is the mesh pointed flat by Cheap Monday. An mesh upper that allows air to flow through in a bright neon hue gives me a flat for spring that isn't stuffy in this uncharacteristically warm weather. The on trend neon green upper will add a pop of color and pairs well with neutrals and pastels. And you can also have fun with a pedicure that pops since these shoes are semi-sheer. Style these mesh flats with a high slit black maxi tank dress and a tribal print crossover bag for an easy spring style.

So Shoe Me a pair of major mesh flats with a hot neon hue that will keep my feet comfortable and cool during the transition from winter to spring.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via karmaloop.com

Thursday, March 15, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/15/2012


Today's So Shoe Me is the Navy and Neon Pink Heels by MCQ Alexander Mcqueen, $655, available at SSENSE. Rock and Roll edge in an unexpected but oh so good pairing of neutral navy, neon pink and a transparent platform. Criss-cross straps accented with bold silver hardware create a hard edge that can be tamed with flirty chiffon dresses or played up with leather shorts and a silk floral top. The mix of navy and hot pink is on trend right now but also classic enough to wear even after the neon craze slows down. The cylindrical heel with a subtle clear accent adds an interesting shape to this otherwise classic sandal silhouette. The neon pink sole adds instant interest and just enough color to the neutral navy base. Pair these sandals with a pastel pleated a-line dress with side cutouts and a studded leather jacket for the perfect mix of hard and soft this spring.

So Shoe Me a pair of navy and neon sandals that bring a biker chic feeling with signature on trend details.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via ssense.com

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

So Shoe Me ~ 3/14/2012

Today's So Shoe Me is the Ballet Platform by Wildfox Couture x Jeffrey Campbell, $146, available at Boutique To You. Turning little girl dreams into adult dreams come true these ballet inspired wedges will add a signature edge in a sweet soft pink. The ballet design can be seen in the traditional pale pink silk, wraparound tie front, whipstiched back and a sky high wedge and platform that adds a modern silhouette to this classic style. The sturdy platform and wedge will allow you to keep your composure while dancing the night away - even in less than stellar ballet form. So live out your childhood dreams or Black Swan fantasies with these chic meets edgy wedges. Pair these ballet inspired wedges with some denim cutoffs, a vintage concert tee and a floral kimono style wrap for an streetwise boho style.

So Shoe Me a pair of pretty pink platforms in a dreamy ballet style that will add a bit of edge and sweetness with a silk satin upper and substantial platform wedge.

xoxo ~ Lisa + 312style

images via boutiquetoyou.com