Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day wherever you may be in the world and whoever you’re sharing it with. Valentine’s Day says sexy stilettos so I’ve published this classic picture of some double strap sandals from Ellie. The shoe is called the Maggie-510 and it has been a popular seller for years. The heel is 5 inches high […]

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6 tips for writing about high heeled shoes for the internet

Shortly after I started HighHeelsDaily.com, something about its subject matter became clear: shoes are a hard thing to write about for the internet. People like to *look* at pictures of shoes and many people even like to sketch pictures of shoes. But actually just reading about them, not so much. My day job is as a […]

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2016’s best black work pumps

There’s a true art to finding the perfect pair of black work pumps: they must be super comfortable, they need to be reasonably priced and they’ve got to be hard-wearing and versatile. The heel height should be no higher than 4 inches, and it is essential that the uppers are made of leather not a synthetic […]

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Kylie Minogue: my adult life as a high-heeled stunt woman!

It is amazing to believe that its been nearly 29 years since Kylie Minogue’s debut single The Locomotion was released in July 1987. Perhaps equally hard to believe, the music video for the track did not feature Kylie dancing around in her trade mark high heels. Although many of Kylie’s fans were not even born when Kylie first cracked the big time, if […]

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Smart new slingback sandals from Calvin Klein

One of the most recognised brands in the world in Calvin Klein has just dropped a great new slingback sandal at Zappos. The patent leather heel is called Mirian and it is available in 4 different shades each on a 3.5 inch heel. The four parallel straps create a striking look on what these perfect evening sandal. […]

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Metallic mules are on trend – and drop dead sexy too

Metallics are super trendy right now and so are mules. That makes this double strap, metallic mule by Ted Baker a very fashion-forward high heel. It’s drop-dead sexy too. The chic double strap mules are called Chablise and a 4 inch stiletto heel. They have patent leather straps and a lightly padded footbed for comfort. […]

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Converting high heel heights from inches to mm

In this post we explain how to accurately convert heel heights from millimetres to inches (or vice versa). The simple fact is that there are no tricks to converting heel heights! It is just simple mathematics, with the key formulas being that 10mm = 1 cm and 2.54cm = 1 inch. In reverse, 1mm =0.039 of an inch. The need […]

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Platforms – the shoe trend that Paris Hilton loves and Manolo Blahnik hates!

If you want to get *really* high on heels then there’s a simple answer: platforms! Combined with a high heel, a platform can add many inches of height but without the pain from a really high spike stiletto. The key to these awesome leather ankle-strap stilettos is indeed in the platform. While the heel is 7.9 […]

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Penny Loves Kenny high heels

Its website is barely existent – launched in 2011, it still promises to go live in 2012 – social media channels appear defunct, but the Penny Loves Kenny brand seems to be doing quite nicely thanks very much. With over 200 different pairs on heels.com – including these 5 inch gladiator sandals for $99.99 – […]

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Cute strappy sandals from SJP

We were a bit meh about the slow tease reveal when SJP first launched her own shoe label: long climb, short ride etc. But the collection seems here for the long haul and it really does have some beautiful pieces.   Thursday night “Fever” in Las Vegas. #SJPontheStrip A photo posted by SJP Collection (@sjpcollection) […]

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Sol Sana – an Australian grown, internationally available footwear label

Since 2010, Australian footwear label Sol Sana has been using high quality leathers to create fashionable, mid-priced women’s footwear. Designer Sara Caverley aims to mould old and new, looking back to vintage looks and taking inspiration from the latest catwalk designs. It certainly seems to be working as the label is now available through many stockists worldwide. A […]

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Chinese Laundry’s teaser sandals – the official shoe of the 2015 Miss Universe Swimsuit Competition

Strappy, sexy, big, bold and brassy: Chinese Laundry’s Teaser sandals are the official shoe of the 2015 Miss Universe Swimsuit Competition. These heels have a cushioned footbed for models who have spent all night on their feet in the barest of swimwear, and a two inch platform to make those tall girls even taller. What’s not to […]

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