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Shoes: A Celebration of Pumps, Sandals, Slippers & More | Linda O'Keeffe
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The Marabou Mule. The Chanel toe. Jackie O's pump. Marilyn's stiletto. And lotus shoes and fetish shoes, shoes made for coronations and inaugurations, Cinderella's slipper, shoes of tulle, brocade, rhinestone, python, fish scales, and feathers, and much, much, more, including the two-foot-high wooden chopines of the 16th century and their resurgence as the platform shoes of the 1960s and 1970s. Shoes, now with over 357,000 copies in print, is an obsessive, over-the-top extravaganza-chunky, full-color, and irresistible, it contains page after page of seductive photographs and information about women's shoes. Created for the woman who's a passionate shoe lover-and what woman isn't?--Shoes features over 1,000 glorious photographs, most of them taken for the book. Includes Footnotes (fascinating facts about shoes); Foot Soldiers (profiles of master shoemakers from David Little to Andrea Pfister); and The Shoe that Left an Imprint, focusing on one shoe that changed history-remember Courrage's futuristic go-go boot? Shoes is, as they say, to die for.
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TheSpineView 🤩🤩🤩 5mo
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Betcha can‘t wait to see them ! You‘ll get so many compliments. Classy. Sleek. Charming. Comfortable. Cushioned insole. Biodegradable. Cannot WAIT to see you snap a selfie of your Feet With Your New Kicks . 👞 👟 👠 @AmyG

AmyG Hahahaha! I will let you know when I get them! 2y
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1. I was trying to narrow down my wedding shoe options (so far these 2 based off fit)
2. Nope but would love to #Pittsburgh
3. Pizza (which I‘m having tonight) 🍕
4. Royal blue with black cardigan
5. 25-30?


Jess7 Pretty! 2y
Eggs Love the sparkly ones 2y
Stacy_31 They‘re both so pretty. Tough choice! 2y
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LibrarianRyan The one on the right. Shorter heal and more breathing room for your feet. You will need it. 2y
TheKidUpstairs Both are beautiful, if it was me I'd choose the one on the right! 2y
CouronneDhiver Both are lovely - you can‘t go wrong! 2y
2BR02B Tough call. I usually go for a wider heel because of terrible ankles. 2y
ferskner The one on the right! I love a d'Orsay shoe. 2y
Hollie I love them both but if they are equally comfy, then I‘d go with the right 2y
Bookish_B I vote for the right as well 😊 2y
guinsgirlreads We do need a #Pittsburgh meet up!! And both are gorgeous! 🥂😉 2y
SilversReviews I live in the suburbs of Pittsburgh. :) @guinsgirlreads (edited) 2y
SilversReviews I like the one on the left. 2y
Crazeedi #burghbuddies I'm from Pittsburgh area too!!! #Pittsburgh (edited) 2y
TheLibrarian @LibrarianRyan Great advice, especially about breathing room! Thanks. 2y
Crazeedi 👍👍 2y
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Took this picture last night and completely forgot to post. Here are my kids wearing my shoes. #InYourShoes #MagicalMarch

Kshakal Those shoes are beautiful!! 2y
OrangeMooseReads Those are cuuuuuuuuute shoes! 2y
RebelReader Oh my those heels! I could not wear those! I would be over 6ft tall and my feet would be crying. I love wearing heels, but not that high. I love looking at them though so you go girl! ❤️👍🏼😍 2y
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Cortg Those are AWESOME shoes but good grief, I could never walk in them 🙄 2y
LibrarianRyan Are the skulls Iron Fist 2y
LibrarianRyan Btw excellent taste. I love both pair. 2y
FantasyChick These shoes are amazing!!! 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Awww I love this!!! 💕 2y
Christine11 How sweet ! 2y
MommyOfTwo @LibrarianRyan they could be, that name sounds familiar 2y
LibrarianRyan @MommyOfTwo they look like and Iron Fist stomper. And older one. But still totally their style. I have five or six pairs which is why I think it's familar. 2y
vkois88 Too cute!! 2y
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1. My comfy clark's flip flops
2. I rarely win things
3. Www.goodreads.com/user/show/7327719-debbie
4. Online shopping
5. Getting cursed out 😖

#humpdaypost #alwaysadaylate #betterlatethannever


EchoLogical Cursed out? Oof 2y
MinDea Those are so cute! 2y
Debiw781 @MinDea thanks!! 2y
Debiw781 @EchoLogical I'm a school social worker so some days I'm loved and other days not so much. Today they weren't even mad at me but I was the "lucky" recipient of their anger. 2y
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1. Shoes! I now have a budget for both books and shoes because if I'm not in a bookstore, then I'm in the shoe department of a store 😁😅
2. Almond! I know, I'm weird.
3. The Violet Eden Chronicles (Embrace Series) by Jessica Shirvington
4. I think a physician, an archeologist, or an actor
5. I don't believe in luck because it's bad luck to believe in it 🤔😂

Cinfhen I totally went through a shoe phase!!! 2y
ChasingOm Wow, those are gorgeous. 2y
JoRead @Cinfhen I can't seem to stop myself 😉 2y
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JoRead @ChasingOm They're are in my foreseeable future, hopefully 😊 2y
Cinfhen I only stopped myself when my youngest son announced at a family dinner “why does mommy keep ordering so many boxes of shoes if she only has two feet ?!?!?” 🙄😬😂#busted 2y
JoRead @Cinfhen 😂😂😂 2y
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I have one hour left in #wackywednesday (it's been a long busy day!) so take a look at these wacky shoes from this awesome book my grandmother always used to have on hand to marvel at. 😆👠👡👢👞👟 #spookyoctober

Mdargusch Those shoes are so fun! 2y
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