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Manolo’s Friday Miscellany

Friday, July 20th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

Be sure your guests know what to expect!

As much as I’ve been going on and on about how hot short shorts are recently, there is an occasion when I don’t find them so hot.

I’ve never even seen one wedding dress that I like before, let alone four that I love.


Manolo’s Monday Miscellany

Monday, July 16th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

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In this everyman disguise he glides unnoticed past average citizens who do not suspect his secret life as an arbiter of taste and fine things.

The Simpsons, Linda Evangelista, and various designers Illustrations by Julius Preite

The bands come in four sizes and are made of a thick, comfortable, stretch foam material (like a diver’s suit) bordered in seatbelt material for strength.


Manolo’s Friday Miscellany

Friday, July 13th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

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But if ever there was a occasion of too much matchiness, it is this shirt and tie combination on Harry Potter’s Daniel Radcliffe.

Next day, there were news of outraged people who lined up and didn’t get the bag and the police had to be called in to disperse the angry mob.

Completed in five minutes, it was beyond compare.


Manolo’s Thursday Miscellany

Thursday, June 14th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

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Could it be that ‘moccasins’ wouldn’t exactly be the first word you’re looking for when trying to describe these shoes?

Displaying a flesh-colored hand…

So, do I think the skull is worth fifty million pounds?


Manolo’s Friday Miscellany

Friday, May 25th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

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The world is getting smaller; here are a few fashion faux pas that — with a little discretion — travelers to Europe shouldn’t be afraid to disregard.

I never noticed your wobbling, no worries, lovely

I had no choice but to fling myself into their midst and show them how it was done.


Manolo’s Tuesday Miscellany

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

In the American West between the 1830’s and the 1870’s the single most common color for a wedding gown was…plaid

The tale of a budding starlet with a few skeletons in her closet

A Mr. Henry Dictum: Italian desserts must be either soggy or hard as brick.


Manolo’s Monday Miscellany

Monday, May 21st, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

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So with much ado and in no particular order I present you with wonderful shoes.

I attended college in Los Angeles and wore black pumps to work every day. I ate sushi and treated myself to pedicures on a semi-regular basis.

Model Simona Gotovac stunned the crowds…


Manolo’s Thursday Miscellany

Thursday, May 17th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

The joy that comes from wearing Pucci cannot be underestimated, particularly in these days of dull mass produced sameness.

That’s my kind of woman: a woman who sees value in herself and her attributes through her shoes.

When you see a woman in a stylish dress with her hands hidden in the pockets, it only adds to the feminine mystique.


Manolo’s Wednesday Miscellany

Wednesday, May 16th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

First they start out by making FUN of these no-style bimbo airheads, then they put them on the COVER?

Shoe shopping should ideally come at the end of the day, when you’re a bit tired & your feet are swollen from walking around for hours.

The First Ever Fabulous Festival


Manolo’s Tuesday Miscellany

Tuesday, May 15th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

We’re going to be talking about this all week so brace yourselves.

Because what could be sexier that a woman who is shockingly, graphically demonstrating how thoroughly she has excluded all pleasure from her life?

“ ‘Any time a fat person gets on a stage to perform and is not the butt of a joke — that’s a political statement,’ ” he recalled. “I thought that was profound.”


Manolo’s Saturday Miscellany

Saturday, May 12th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

This excessively high and not all that practical mule with its intricate embroidery and luxurious materials is a nice reminder of that time.

But the sharply dressed dude in the photo who seems to have confused going to work with ET flying across a full moon looked so darn HAPPY that I figured there must be something to put that spring in his step.

One of them is by Christian Louboutin and the other by Steve Madden. Can you tell which is which?


Manolo’s Tuesday Miscellany

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007
By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Manolo says, here are the few links which may perhaps amuse…

Who says you can’t wear flats to work?

Delight or Smite?

“Charmed,” I said, clicking my heels, taking her hand and bowing forward just far enough to make her worry that I might kiss it.












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