If you're struggling with overspending, wearing high-heels might just be your answer. Sounds crazy right? But according to researchers at Brigham Young University, wearing tacones triggers the balance sensation causing you to spend less. Basically balance has the power to influence your actions and for some reason helps you make smarter decisions. I'm not sure I believe all that, but I really don't need another excuse to wear high heels. In fact, most Latinas don't need any kind of excuse to slip on their highest tacones. You'd be surprised how often and under what circumstances we'd chose to wear them!Continue Reading >
The other night I was watching the latest episode of I Love Jenni, and was kind of impressed to see Chiquis working out with high heels on. She had on a pair of what looked like 6-inchers and was doing lunges while vacuuming at the same time. How Latina is that? And as crazy as it might sound, this is definitely NOT the first time I've heard of chicas exercising while wearing heels. It's supposedly a really effective way to tone up and intensify your work outs.Continue Reading >
Let's talk about how HOT Evelyn Lozada's shoe game is! The Basketball Wives reality star seriously knows how to bring it and it's pretty evident in her Instagram account. She posts at least one sexy pump a week that would leave any high-heel crazed chica (including myself) green with envy. Don't believe me? Well, just look at the ones she's sporting here! I'm telling you this Boricua has SO many I think she can get away with wearing a different pair of tacones every single day. Why couldn't we all be as fortunate?Continue Reading >
Happy Birthday La La Anthony! The Puerto Rican TV host, wife of basketball player Carmelo Anthony and mom turns 34 years old today and doesn't look a year over 25. You gotta love those Latina genes! I've always been incredibly impressed with La La's ability to juggle a successful career, a family, and still always manage to look fabulous while doing it. This chica definitely has style, but I have to admit her amazing shoe game is really what pulls her looks together.Continue Reading >
For me, dressing up just isn't complete without a pair of high heels. But spending hours at a time in heels (especially when I'm out dancing) can really wreak havoc on my feet. According to a recent survey by the College of Podiatry, 20 percent of women claim they start to feel pain within only 10 minutes of wearing high heels. This really doesn't surprise me. I can't tell you how many times I've wound up having to go bare foot in the middle of a dance floor, and believe me it's NOT cute!
The truth is that as painful as they may be, none of us ever plan on giving our heels up. Luckily there are ways to make your heels a little less painful and little more bearable, even on those extra long nights. Check out a few of my tips below!Continue Reading >
From the front these may look like any plain old sandals, but one quick glance at the colorfully stacked heel proves that they're anything but ordinary. In fact, the first time I saw these Nine West beauties I instantly thought: "YAY! These are perfect for spring!" Not only are they seasonally appropriate but they sort of make me think of vacation. I'm not sure if it's because of the woven heel detailing or the vibrant hues, but these seriously eye-catching high-heel sandals suddenly made me picture myself on the beach of a warm tropical island with a ice cold piña colada on hand. Sweet, right?Continue Reading >
Spring is just around the corner, but my urge for a new pair of warm weather-friendly shoes can't seem to wait. But since I can't exactly walk around in summer sandals or wedges just yet, I've decided to get myself some affordable (but not cheap-looking) pairs so I don't feel the guilt later. These adorable shoes will get you ready for the spring without having to hurt your pocket. From neon colored pumps to color-block sandals, check out some of the hottest shoe buys for spring—all under $50!
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It was just the other day that I was going through my shoe closet in search for one of my favorite high heels. After minutes of digging through piles of shoes, I found my beautiful vintage strappy tacones in less than perfect shape. These pumps make me look instantly stylish, no matter what I'm wearing, so I figured why not show them a little extra love back? And let's face it, shoes can get expensive. So taking care of the pairs you already have can definitely save you some extra bucks. Check out a few of these simple tips to get your favorite shoes to last a little longer.Continue Reading >
Yes, the weather still sucks, but I know exactly how to cure my mid-winter blues. How? With a bold pair of floral print heels of course! These gorgeous Guess pumps have been on my mind for days. I've been looking for a little something to help brighten up my mood and my wardrobe and this is definitely it. While they may lean towards the splurge-y end (retail at $100) these babies are way too chic to pass!Continue Reading >
Your clothes can make such a BIG difference when it comes to your overall appearance. Poorly fitted pieces can make you look older, heavier, and let's face it—less sexy! And don't worry you can definitely work sexier garments into your daily routine without feeling slutty-looking or inappropriate. Honestly, all it takes is a few tiny tweaks here and there to get you looking like a total bombshell! Check out a few of my styling tips below to get you at your sexiest ever!Continue Reading >