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  • Paying too much
    The Peoples Platform
    Having watched both Republican and Democrat Conventions, there is a great similarity in the goals of both parties. The following are the goals that are common in both party’s platforms. The issue that separates is not the goals, but how to...
  • On-trend shoes for less
    On-trend shoes for less
    From espadrilles to cork-bottom wedges, to brights and stripes and colorful solids. Oh, and don’t forget the tribal prints. It is possible to be stylish and on-trend with the season's shoe fashions, all while not breaking the bank. While...
  • Classrooms1
    UGA and Bomgar team for classrooms of the future
    Bomgar, the secure remote support solution for the mobile enterprise with an office in Atlanta, announced today that The University of Georgia is using Bomgar’s solution to provide secure remote support to both the traditional and mobile...
  • Ms. Wood for Portland Fashion Week
    Portland Fashion Week: Ms. Wood SP12
    The collection from Ms. Wood was definitely designed for Spring with a South Beach kind of flair. She opened the show with vivid dresses featuring easy draping and comfortable silhouettes. Perfect for escaping grey Portland mid-February and...
  • Jeffrey Campell's Lita
    Jeffrey Campbell: Every Woman's Solemate
    The Jeffrey Campbell trend is on the rise, just in time. In a district where ‘swag’ is usually defined by over-the-knee boots and sneakers, it is refreshing to see this word placed in its proper context. For ten years, this small...
  • Found in an Armenian cave, the oldest known leather shoe is about 5500 years old
    Shoes then and now
    There is a long and interesting history of the shoe. For instance, the earliest known shoes are sandals dating from about 8000 to 7000 BC and found in Oregon in 1938. The world's oldest leather shoe, made from a single piece of cowhide laced...
  • Colorful platform pumps
    Colorful pumps for summer and fall
    We're well into sandal season: everyone's wearing espadrilles, wedges, flip flops, gladiators, and strappy styles. If you're getting a little tired of this season's sandal trends and need something fresh, go ahead and mix it up...
  • Flatforms: A Cross Between Platforms and Flats
    Will you be wearing flatforms this spring?
    This is like one of those "What do you get when you cross a_____ with a _____" jokes. In this case, it's flats and platforms.Some of you may have seen the "flatforms" that appeared on the runways for spring 2011. Thanks to...
  • Platforms and socks
    What to wear in this weird, warm winter weather
    Freezing cold in the morning, 80 degrees when you walk outside for lunch. Come on LA, make up your mind! The calendar says it’s still winter, but the weather is messing with our heads … and our wardrobes. Here are a couple cute and...
  • Talbots adjustable vintage bow-tie heels
    Adjustable vintage bow-tie heels
    Talbots catalogs are always full of glitz and lovely fashions. Something that really stands out are the 'Ariana' bow-tied suede platforms. The suede peep-toe heels with a metallic grey trim have a three inch heel and leather soles, coming...
  • Do the clop-clop
    Why it's OK to wear clog shoes now
    When new fashion trends come about, sometimes it's easy to write them off without giving them a chance.But, after an adjustment period, you may come to learn that you actually really like the new 'it' thing.Such was the case for me...