Fall Capes & Ponchos In Style

Edna Mode from the Incredibles let us know that capes are not a good idea for super heroes but this Fall capes and ponchos are in style for the general female population. Once big in the seventies ponchos and capes are making a comeback. The word “hippie” may come to mind when thinking about ponchos but many styles, textiles, colors and sizes are available to give the look of elegance or a more casual feeling. Capes are just the thing to throw on before taking the dog out or getting the morning paper. Ponchos or capes are great for layering and look good with hats, leggings, slim pants or skirts. Boots finish off the ensemble along with a cross-body bag worn under the poncho. No worries about pick pockets. Just make sure that you are wearing the poncho or cape and not the other way around. The ends should be between fingertips and the knees. Otherwise it will look like you are snuggling in a blanket. Leave that for lazing on the couch watching TV. When shopping for this year’s wrap consider a poncho or cape. Most are very affordable and all are the hit this...

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Converse All Star Core OX Are The Best

I love my Converse shoes from Zappo’s. I prefer the traditional black pair. Converse – All Star Core OX (Black) – FootwearI had always wanted a pair and then I saw characters on Dr. Who wearing them. That really inspired me to get them. Converses look cute on women and upbeat on guys. The first time I wore them to work I got lots of compliments. People that usually don’t say anything about what I wear took notice. Comfortable? Yes. I work 8 hour shifts on my feet and they were comfortable the whole day. Try a pair and I think you will agree too. Converse – All Star Core OX (Black) –...

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The Ugg Story

The Ugg story began in the 1960’s when surfers in Australia wanted to keep their feet warm between rides. Since sheepskin was plentiful they turned to the warmth and ease of footies, slip-ons made of sheep hide with the wool inside the shoe. The slippers were brought to America and a few endorsements later Uggs became a fashion sensation. Supposedly the name ugs came from a woman who told her husband the boots he made were ugly. Well Uggs aren’t so ugly anymore. They come in a wide range of styles far from the original plain leather boot. There are fashionable boots of all lengths and styles, slippers, clogs and even tennis shoes. So if the original plain Ugg isn’t your thing you will definitely be able to find a style that you will...

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Big Shoes… Big Feet…

You know what they say, big shoes, big feet. Stores don’t always carry above a size 13. At Zappos.com it’s easy to find big shoes. adidas Running – Supernova Sequence 3 (Metallic Silver/Black Red Metallic/Glory) – FootwearThe simple drop down menu displays the sizes available for the style of shoe you are looking for. So go ahead and wear those boats with...

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