Sneaky emails and reminder tweets enter my social space once the major discounts start hitting The Room at the Hudson’s Bay. It’s a good time to be hunting for bargains. It’s during these sales periods that I get strategic about things. It’s about desirability of the brand and price. During this magical time that ownership of the brands I lust for becomes attainable. The Room blessed me with an amazing Christopher Kane skirt. The Room has a great selection of shoes and the pickings are getting pretty slim by the time it’s 60% off plus an extra 40%. This shoe shopping experience was extra fun because I coerced my friend, Natalie into coming. There were a few choices of from my watch list of designers: Kirkwood, Sanderson, Olympia, Alaia, Atwood, Margiela. I tried on a few and stared wistfully at some wishing I had the same size feet as Stefania from Textstyles.ca. I wandered the racks several times with a pair of pretty loud Erdem x Nicholas Kirkwood ankle boots. They were a thick tweed …
I’m not immune to the pull of the glittery booties from the Miu Miu Fall Winter 2011 – 2012 collection. They are just so much fun. image: tooklookbook.com
There is an unhealthy obsession with Margiela footwear here on I want – I got. I love these suede Maison Martin Margiela Peep Toe Ankle Boots. images: ssense.com
ChloÃ© has gotten my attention this week. I love the two Suede and Leather Ankle Boots styles. Â Perfect for skinny denim. images: net-a-porter.com
Lace Up Wedge Boot by Opening Ceremony Lace up boots are my weakness this season and my last few shoe purchases reflect that. Opening Ceremony always seems to makes ones I like. images: openingceremony.us
Ketsby polished-leather studded ankle boots by Church’s I love, love, love these studded ankle boots. They are the perfect menswear inspired boot with the perfect amount of studding. images: net-a-porter.com
Peep-toe leather boots by Maison Martin Margiela These Maison Martin Margiela booties are the perfect colour of grey.Â They haveÂ just a touch of weird with the folds that make them stand out. image: net-a-porter.com
Belville Ankle Boots by Acne Belville is an avant-garde ankle boot with a sculpted heel inspired by furniture and architecture They come in black also. I’m enamored with the heel. You can find the Acne Belville Boots online at Canadian retailer Ssense.com image: acnestudio.com
Giuseppe Zanotti Woven Metallic Peep Toe Ankle Boots Silver shoes of any style done well, I’m in love.
I never did get those YSL Tribute Boots but I’m glad the shape of the boot is trickling down so that I can get another chance to snag that shape. These Luxury Rebel boots remind me of the YSL Tribute Boot style. I’m pretty smitten with them. I actually prefer the brown studded pair to the basic black. These will be available at Holt Renfrew at the end of June.
I find Sergio Rossi is on this site season after season. I just love these shoes. Spring 2008 was my ultimate favourite though. Trista Bootie Booties Fiore Crystal Studded Pump Fiore Crystal Studded Booties images: sergiorossi.com
Alexander McQueen Union Jack ankle boots You can’t help but love these. P.S: I forgot to mention. Holt’s has these at Bloor Street. Thank you Natasha!
Bottega VenetaÂ Ankle boot with cut out detail love!! image: brownsfashion.com