For The LOVE of Shoes
“From Cinderella to Carrie, we have all fallen head over heels for ‘the right pair’—and to hell with cost and comfort,” says Patrice Farameh, the woman behind the new teNeues tome, For The Love of Shoes ($95; available atteneues.com). No truer words have ever been said.
Charlotte Olympia flower and wood wedge sandals.
Swedish designer Naim Josefi’s Melonia shoes.
United Nude ellipses booties
A United Nude platform and climbing man boot (gaga)
A pair of Kobi Levi shoes inspired by pop stars (Madonna)
Spike pumps designed by Ruthie Davis (Studs)
Elle Magazine 23 Trends Men Hate (But Women Love)
Peplums, wedge sneakers, maxi skirts — we fashion-forward women love us a good trend. But we often get the creeping feeling men don’t understand our devotion to harem pants and tie-dye rompers quite as much as we’d hope. That is, after all, the founding principle of The Man Repeller.
So we trepidatiously decided to ask the men in our life to finish the following sentence: “I hate when women wear…”
Their answers, dear trend lovers, may disappoint you:
High Waisted Jean Shorts
Men’s Jackets On GQ
Your Overcoat’s New Competition: The Parka
Mick wore a parka, and isn’t that reason enough to pick up one too? The all-weather outerwear piece is finally on board with menswear’s slim-fit love affair, making this year’s batch tailored enough to keep your streamlined silhouette in check.
$1,775, by Band of Outsiders. Available at Ssense (Green)
$995, by Hugo Boss (Beige)
$895, by Harnold Brook. Available at Farfetch Yellow Jacket
$100, by Uniqlo (orange)
$189, by Zara (white)
$2,060, by Moncler Grenoble (Green)