While this year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and the latest No Doubt video are being roasted for their cultural insensitivity to Native Americans,  this pair of Christian Louboutin shoes is on display in the Nelson-Atkins Museum’s American Indian Art Collection. They were designed by Hawaiian-born artist Jamie Okuma who beaded them with glass and 24k […]

As I took the Tube back to my hotel way, way out in the western suburbs of London, I spotted these blown-out sneakers on a fellow passenger and had to sneak a shot. You Might Also Enjoy: Other London Posts New Pointe Shoes Walking in My Shoes Twinkle Toes on a Hike

My three dancers have their recital this weekend which means tonight was dress rehearsal.  I snapped this shot of some of the younger dancers, in their sparkles and tulle, preparing to go on stage.  While you can’t see their faces, and this shot isn’t as clear or crisp as I’d have liked, I feel like you […]

Being fitted for pointe shoes is at least an hour-long committment.  It’s essential that the slipper fit just right so that the ballerina has the support she needs to dance on her tip toes.  I snuck in this shot while my oldest daughter was being fitted for her new pair. You Might Also Enjoy: LOVE […]

This week’s theme for my 52 Week Project is “Shoes.”  Because my three daughters are dancing all weekend in a competition, I wasn’t sure I’d have a chance to take a fresh photo for this week’s topic.  Plus, I have already done several shoe shots so far this year.  (See the links below.) As luck […]