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Are you looking for a pair of stylish heals for Summer? I’m so in love with Sergio Rossi‘s. The style might be a bit of edgy side but they are so much fun to wear. Here are shoes of the day,  sandal heals from Sergio Rossi, major brands in Italy. There are details with metallic jewels with python leather. They are so gorgeous if you pair with skinny jeans… perfect for a cocktail party or an evening with friends… love them!

Summer sales in Italy are still going strong. Yes, I made a purchase for a few items from Vicolungo Outlet, Italy. There are still many more places that I haven’t checked out yet. I will let you know during the week… Milano is a sales heaven right now! no kidding. Here they are… my new sunglasses and shoes.

Sunglasses: Dolce&Gabbana – 50% off. They rock! so simple, yet so trendy, I’m glad I got them!

Shoes: White patent flats from Geox – 70% off. I love flats, comfortable pair of shoes would last me for years. I do take care of them quite well. I don’t mind to invest in good quality pairs that I know I will use all year round.

Going out with friends on Friday night, I couldn’t help putting these pair of shoes on! Fendi is one the most famous brands in Italy. Beside gorgeous collections on runway shows, they are so popular with accessories and shoes. I love their handbags also, high quality and beautiful design. Here are shoes of the day, Fendi!

Spring is already here, Summer is yet to come. Yes, beside comfortable shorts and light weight dresses, we are seeing “White Wedges” trend all over the places. What not to love about a pair of lovely shoes? They are so easy to wear with different kinds of Summer clothes. Going out in the evening, you could put them on with chic light color dress… wonderful!

Celebrities are also loving this trend. Jessica Simpson has a shoes line, featuring tons of wedges. We have seen in on Runway Show Spring/Summer 2010. The tip is you need to find the one you feel comfortable to wear. Check out shoe stores  near your areas. They are waiting for you!!!

Spring is here. We all are seeing new collections of Spring shoes coming out. Ladies, what is not to love? Shoes pamper us, and we do pamper our shoes, don’t we? There are something about this relationship, shoes and women! I cannot really explain but we do have a deep love for our foot comforts. Hot shoes, cool shoes, all kinds of shoes are giving us an affectionate feeling. It is not easy to detach women from footwear. Let us see what is interesting… what fashion gurus have been talking about… what we can acquire to become our belonging… these are shoes for Spring 2010.

1. Platforms – Nude color: These would go with almost everything in your wardrobe. Why not? color is so neutral and feminine. Plain style is appropriate for all kinds of events. Morning or evening, you can always rely that nude color will bring a great attention and appreciation to people around you.

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2. Flat Sandals: Whether you are in jeans, pants, dress, or any kind of every day informal look, flat sandals can complement your style. The pair I would recommend would be flats with stones as jewels. They will make your shoes become a bit sophisticated but not too much. Plus,  you can find a lot of comfort walking around with flats. You may need to make sure that there are enough supports at the bottom of those shoes.

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3. Peep-Toe Booties: They look a little edgy, aren’t they? But believe me, peep-toe booties are really in right now. You can pair with skinny leg jeans, shorts, event some dresses. Your dress must be color coordinated with shoes. Edgy style will not go away any time soon.

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4. Wedges: Wedges are so appropriated for Spring. It gives you an easy look but still stylish. Pants or skirts would go with those pair. Make sure, they are comfortable enough to wear and walk around. They do come with platforms, you can extend your look with print dress or shorts.

(Credits: Information from Shape Magazine, May 2010)

When we think about exercising, we also think about comfortable gears and gadgets that assist us to perform our best. We, ladies, want to feel fashionable at the same time. Shape magazine had gathered these shoes that women voted to be the best, regarding to comfortability, style, supports and feelings. I am a runner, I love running in a pair of my Nike Air. Let’s have a look of what the viewers have voted.

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Best Shoes for Fitness Classes: Nike Zoom Fly Sister One

Gossamerlike strands on the upper “hug the feet without confining them.” And thanks to multi-directional grooves, the “super flexible” outsole “bends in every direction, so feet can move fluidly.” Kickboxers and steppers raved about the extremely comfortable heel cushioning” that helps absorb impact.

Nike Zoom Fly Sister One

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Best Shoes for All-Around Gym Use: Asics Gel-260 TR

Gel-filled inserts under the heel and forefoot provide extra cushioning. “I barely felt the pedals, so I could go for an hour on the elliptical without my feet getting numb,” said one tester. In classes, the outsole “never slips on studio floors” and the ankle padding “supports the heel, even during quick Zumba steps.”

Asics Gel 260 TR

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Best Cushioning Women’s Running Shoes: Saucony Triumph 7

With a midsole insert and bands of foam in the heel, this shoe (which comes in two widths) has impact protection covered. The cushioning is “responsive,” and the “flexible” midsole provides “smooth heel-to-toe movement.”

Saucony Triumph 7

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Best Running Shoes for Overpronators: Reebok Premier Road Supreme

A plastic ridge in the “comfortably firm” midsole helps the foot “stay stable.” Plus, this shoe “feels lightweight and responsive,” thanks to a “rubberlike insole” that adds cushioning and “puts an extra spring in your step.

Reebok Premier Road Supreme

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Best Running Shoes for Distance Runners: Brooks Adrenaline GTS 10

Firm foam on the inner side of the midsole provides extra stability. “I was able to run with a straight, easy gait, even up steep hills,” said a marathoner. A gel-filled midsole insert under the heels gives “generous shock absorbtion,” helping one tester feel “less knee pain” after her runs.

Brooks Adrenaline GTS 10

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Best Women’s Running Shoes for Speed: Mizuno Wave Rider 13

This neutral shoe offers a smidgen of pronation control. “It’s light and stable, which made me feel fast,” said one racer. The upper has “lots of mesh” to improve ventilation and provide “some give in the toe box.” Nubs on the front half of the outsole enhance traction, which “makes hill climbing easier.”

Mizuno Wave Rider 13

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Best Women’s Shoes for Rugged Terrain: Montrail Rockridge

The upper is made of a strong mesh that “keeps toes dry and cool” yet “withstands pokes from branches.” With rock-deflecting lugs underfoot and nubs around the perimeter, the outsole makes you feel “secure enough to run anywhere without fear of slipping.”

Montrail Rockridge

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Best Women’s Shoes for Mixed Terrain: Patagonia Tsali

A thin, shock-absorbing plate in the forefoot “provides plenty of support” and keeps the Tsali “much lighter then other trail shoes.” The sticky rubber outsole helps steady feet: “I felt like I could climb any surface confidently,” said one runner.

Patagonia Tsali

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Best Women’s Walking Shoe: New Balance WRW760

A plastic bar in the midsole boosts stability, helping one tester “walk miles with no ankle pain.” The toe box provides “plenty of wiggle room,” and the upper “prevents feet from overheating-even on long treks.”

New Balance WRW760