Categories Archives: Dress Shoes

How to Choose Your Shoes for Summer Travel

As you firm up your travel plans for summer, thoughts on which shoes you’re going to bring and how you’re going to pack them are probably the furthest thing from your mind. However, it’s something to consider early on, lest you throw in any old pair that fits into your luggage and end up suffering […]

Shoe Trends in 2014: Marvelous Metallics

Shining, glittering, sparkling shoes are all the rage this year. Why? Because there is something simply enticing about a metallic look! Much like strappy kitten heels and neon-colored shoes, a metallic sparkle draws the eye downward to create the illusion of longer legs for a flatteringly-slim appearance. Furthermore, it’s an appealingly unconventional way to add […]

‘Tis the Season for Wedding Shoes!

Seems like every June, invariably there’s a wedding I need to attend. (While I didn’t get married in June, apparently some folks think that this month is THE month to do so.) This year is no exception; latest wedding in my life occurs in mid-June. During the Decade of Dusty Rose (a.k.a. the 1980s), picking […]

My Favorite Dressy, Elegant Shoes: Marchez Vous!

One of my very favorite brands has come out with a bunch of new models for the spring, and they are absolutely FABULOUS. Marchez Vous, which means “to walk,” is a really fashion-forward company that makes amazing shoes. Designed by Yeardley Smith, the voice of Lisa Simpson of the TV series “The Simpsons,” this line […]

Need Slip Resistant Shoes? Try Genuine Grip!

Here at Footwear etc., we get a lot of phone calls from people who need to have slip resistant shoes for work. These folks include restaurant workers, medical professionals, and even factory workers. When you need slip resistant shoes, it can mean the difference between being able to tackle your job without having to worry […]