Sixth Ave. NYC
Words/Images Judith Ecochard
The Autumn/Winter Collection of London based Poetic Licence is for ladies with individual style ---who embrace the whimsically beautiful designs of this shoe brand's team of creatives, based in Brighton, England.
It's somewhat not the point to talk about footwear trends...with this unique label...as we think it sets its own trends!
Highlights-as seen at the recent FFANY Tradeshow:
|LADY VICTORIA Style Ribbon Lace-ups Traditional Fabric/Leather Accents|
|Pretty Flat Cinnamon Toast|
|After Party $129|
|Flats with jewel ornaments makes this comfy basic a work of art|
|Kitty alert-animal prints done with a smile|
|Strappy pumps with 70's inspired flirty profile|
|Evening shoes-we'd wear with jeans and a LBD|
INFO: Shoes available now-August deliveries
A big CIAO for BACIO 61 ---an Italian inspired collection of very affordable shoes...with modern profiles.
For Fall 2011, boots and booties ruled...retailers loved this knitted cuff looker...
|We were told this log soled with feminine laser cut uppers was a big hit-Prolisso $259|
|Profondo $329-we liked the quad buckles kinda a biker detail in a high cuffed boot|
|Profondo with the cuff up---|
|pump chic-Carino $139.elegant elongated toe|
|We'd lace these up with trousers, jeans, leggings...Radura $214.99|
..as did pumps, stacked platforms...and a really nice suede wedge...
|Farfalla $129.99 grown-up Mary Jane T straps|
|Nice stitching -Violino $149.99|
This wedge is an enduring heel---we guess it's the comfort factor=with some height.
|Pesanti $199.99---stacked heel makes this urban friendly, equestrian style strap details...our fav|
|Violino Peferated suede, nice zipper embellishment on bacl $149.99|
|Suede Wedge Snadals-available now: wear into Fall Curvo $169.99|
As with sister company Poetic Licence, the price points are something special---a lot of style for not a lot of money.
BTW: Made well, we could see hauling it up and down subway steps without breaking a heel---ever.