Manolo says, many people in the blogosphere have been linking to this photo of the Ukrainian Army hotties. As one may see, for feetwear, anything goes, from the slingbacks to the wedge heels, although the preponderance are the sexy, stiletto heeled pumps.
By the comparison, the standard female dress shoes for the U.S. Army are supposed to be…”Black oxford shoes, or black service pumps…The pumps will be plain, with closed toe and heel. The heel will be between 1/2 and 3 inches high.” In the other words, functional, serious, and appropriate, but not hot.
Of the course, the Manolo cannot think of Eastern European women in impractical shoes without thinking of the sport of high-heel racing.
Nor can he think of Ukrainian women without thinking of that standard of Slavic pulchritude and wit, Verka Serduchka…