7 Trendy Kids’ Shoes That Women With Small Feet Can Shop

Not everything is super-size these days — especially when it comes women’s feet. While the average shoe size today is 8 1/2 or a European 39, according to pedorthist Bob Schwartz, owner of New York-based Eneslow, there are still women with petite feet who find shopping for smaller size shoes …

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Inside Robert Clergerie’s Collabs With Self-Portrait, Saloni and Sonia Rykiel

As Robert Clergerie creative director Roland Mouret and CEO Eva Taub forge ahead with new initiatives for the brand, the pair also is teaming up on collaborations with some attention-grabbing labels. Take, for example, Self Portrait, a collection featuring straps, buckles and metal eyelets across mules, sandals and slip-on sneakers.   Here, Mouret offers …

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Why Shoe Sales Struggled During the Holidays

While footwear has seemed to be an outlier among other retail items struggling to excite experience-seeking consumers, the category may also be hitting hard times. The latest shoe sales data from market research firm The NPD Group shows total U.S. footwear sales slipping 4 percent year-over-year in December, to $4 …

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Malia and Sasha Obama’s Style Through the Years

Malia and Sasha Obama were just 8 and 11 when their dad, Barack Obama, was sworn is as the 44th President of the United States. In eight years, the girls have grown into stylish teens, and we’ve gotten a front-row seat for some of their best moments as the sisters …

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How Top Luxury Designers Are Finding Opportunity in Challenging Times

It isn’t easy to succeed in today’s luxury marketplace. Competition is more fierce than ever before and the retail climate continues to undergo dramatic changes. But Sophia Webster, Pierre Hardy, Rick Owens and Tabitha Simmons are determined to make 2017 a strong year. Here, they sound off on store expansion, digital growth …

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These Hand-Painted Yeezys Feature Artwork From Kanye West’s Albums

Whether it’s a streetwear-inspired look or a fully destroyed sneaker in the name of art, Kanye West’s Adidas Yeezy Boosts have been the canvas for countless customized projects. Today, one artist took customizing to new heights with an awe-inspiring hand-painted look that boasts the artwork from six of West’s albums. The custom sneakers, …

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