Thursday, July 5, 2012

OTBT, POETIC LICENCE Fall 2012 Women's ShoesFashion

Gambia $179

Sixth Avenue, NYC

words/images Judith Ecochard

Hartland $225-wear top up or slouched down

Floyd $159-Victorian looking lace-up
Consolidated Shoes (MUST HAVE SHOES) is the mothership for several women's shoe collections that vary in style ---but sure the DNA of well made, quality materials and spot-on designs for prices that typically range in that $75-$300 range, depending.
Jefferson $185
OTBT (Off The Beaten Track) has evolved from a comfort travel -okay looking brand---to a very fashionable collection of shoes and boots for women desiring funky cool kicks ---that yes, they actually can walk around in.
St. Ann $198

Clayton $195

Chunky heels that don't look clunky, wedges and flats in buttery soft leathers with rich patinas, nice hard wear details...all delivered in neutral tones mixed in with a few selections in a  dark purple that's easy to wear.

Huntsville $225-hiker style with gold hard wear, 

Taylorsville $125

Tinley Park $159

POETIC LICENCE London...always manages to conjure up fanciful shoes with amazing embellishments and materials that one would think---would clash, yet manage to always work.

Rouge-Burgundy and Leopard $149

Playlist $125

Hot To Trot-tweed, heels that are easy to walk in-jewel-like embellishments- a great office shoe to ear with skinny jeans on weekends. $109

The One-$149-might just be...ha ha-Tstrap on staked platform is feminine shape-felt frail detail makes it girly cute. In that same way Kate Perry is.

Foolproof $139 punch outs in contrast colors and sweet printed flower bow....

wedges---Body Love $139-animal prints with splash of color...great color combos

Wild Safari-$149...menswear inspired lcd-up, amped up-with inventive materials-snake print, suede, leather---on a stack platform.

Fashion Resume $169-take a color theme-show it off using various materials-

Red Alert-$119 jeweled buckle on peep toe bootie shape-in solid leather and print

Red Alert-$119

a great flat---ballet style with a round toe---but nothing like those made by everyone else

A Clear Winner in mustard-$121

Hot To Trot

Corporate Beauty-with an unexpected lucite heel---spectator shoe made female friendly with polka dot ribbon

ADDED PLUS: Licence makes fanciful Poetic Paws dog collars---with $1 donation per-sold-given over to the sanctuary for homeless/abused dogs- Best Friends Animal Society.