Tuesday, May 12, 2015

DSW Fall '15:Dress, Sport, Retro Fashion/Comfort Women's Footwear



DSW is a multi-channel retailer that manages to get the footwear mix just right-a combo of sport, dress, in-season classic and on trend styles...luxury to value $ed shoes/sandals/sneakers...plus accessories.

A preview of upcoming Fall 2015 offerings showed off collections from brands-some household names and new to us lines...


For women...

Good Sport- all day wear styles that go street...athleisure practicality for the feet.
Bernie Mev-wovens are super comfy and have transcended the comfort to fashion comfort category.

Bernie Mev Monica $49.95 DSW price

Vans Asher $49.95 DSW price slip-ons with white sneaker outsole get dark floral uppers for Fall

Converse Chuck Taylor Al Star High Top $69.95 DSW price- kicks...get mixed textured uppers---

Nike Primo mid $24.95 DSW price- embossed uppers in moody black tones...on white rubber outsole

New Balance refs the 9s in fresh materials...

colors-grey, black...make these slip-ons seasonless

insulated and waterproof...by Sorel

Sperry Topsiders
Duck boots...are weather tough, easy to wear...
slight block heel-inner zipper-make these to the knee leather boots easy to wear with a lot of different looks-in gray and pretty deep grape purple color

studded, fringed, ruched...+ suede-70's influence-by Nine West, Matisse, Kelly&Katie, Zigi Soho, Carlos Santana, Blowfish, Tigerbear
The New Bohemian...
BORN Farley $69.95 at DSW-block heel clogs in leather-this style maybe decades old BUT never looks old with slightly tapered upper strap+buckle detail

90s Redux...Doc Martens-Moto stomper influence---block heels, tough-with 'tude-Madden Girl. Mix No. 6. Crown Vintage, Steve Madden, Aldo, Dibo- and yes-Dr. Martens.
Timberland Waterville $129.95 DSW price- work boots for urbanites

by Bull Boxer-a new to us brand...wear in the rain shiny vinyl-menswear style oxford with punch out details is very cool

BEST DRESSED....high heels, dressy sandals...a lot of caged/cut-out styles---for nights out or work by Crown Vintage, Aldo, BCBGENERATION, Jessica Simpson, Tahari, Impo, Nine West, G by Guess...
Aldo Circeo-$79.95 DSW price-love this color...pointy toe caged bootie-with matching clutch
DETAILS, details highlighted embellishments...hardwear grommets, eye-catching zippers placed just so...interesting textured uppers...plus uppers in metallic metals and bold colors.


Indigo-$89.95 DSW price-pointy toe chelsea boot style by singer Fergie..tweed leather blend with metal silver studs

Carlos Santana Metropolis $149.95 DSW pricecriss-cross buckled/studs back strap
flats for the city---pointy toes with cut-out uppers that show-off shape of the foot...love the tiny studded gray leather flats by Carlos Santana on right

Kelly+Katie...Zoe-$39.95 leather and textile flats

travel friendly...patent cap toe with leather

beaded rosette on comfort flat-can see the cushioning in the footbed...

Great-Nine West $59.95 DSW price-tweed/patent---pointy toe...slight heel...very pretty too

tartan wool---big trend for winter...

structured handbag---leather handles...well done