Pierre Hardy is one of those shoe designers who has mastered the disciplined balance of an elegant, architectural aesthetic with a subtle quirkiness.

Take, for example, these Ombre striped pumps, which are made of pony skin and blend the array of unexpected colors beautifully.  These heels would look perfectly feminine paired with a shift dress, or edgy when paired with a leather mini.  

Pierre Hardy degradé stripe pumps, $448

Pierre Hardy degradé stripe pumps, $448

What do you think of these pumps?  What would you pair them with?


NYC Street Style: East Village

In the past few weeks, the streets of New York City have been bustling with fashionistas from around the globe.  Some of the latest fashion trends I’ve noticed have been ombre colors, patterned jumpsuits, and bold stripes.  Here are some of my favorite looks from the East Village in Manhattan.

Camisha, wearing: Her sister’s tank top and thrifted harem pants

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