Sunday, February 10, 2008

Shoe? Or Sock?

Not since Crocs arrived on the scene has a shoe trend so upset me.


Luichiny Annabel sweater boot






Is it a shoe? Or is it a sock? Make up your mind, for fuck’s sake.





Stella McCartney 'Adhara' Legging Boot




From whence cometh this shoe/sock, boot/sock combo?





Anthropologie’s 'Clematis' shoe





And who is the bastard responsible?





Mark Jacobs ballet suede sock bootie (SOCKS ATTACHED TO FLATS!)… $315.00US/£162!



Shoes of Satan, be gone!!!

26 comments:

  1. Wtf?

    Huh?

    Whuh?


    I am going to go burn all of my shoes now because this fuckery has me anti-footwear now.

    Damn, sweater/sock shoes!

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  2. Satan indeed for only he could show such evil.... Gog is love.

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  3. I like shoes and I like socks they make a most splendid accommodation together.

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  4. Maybe these designers thought you needed something to keep your ankles warm..... dont they know that what ya knickers are for :-)

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  5. its like those jumpers with pretend tee-shirts on the collar.or dickiebows tied with clips.........The World's Gone Mad!!!

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  6. Instant clothes for the type of person who pisses and brushes their teeth in the shower.

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  7. *vomits*


    So how much were yours?

    I could see Piggy wearing them.

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  8. Ahem. I can remember wearing ankle socks with platform shoes when I was about twelve. I should say in my defence that it was a fashion craze in our school so it wasn't really my fault.

    No one over the age of twelve should wear socks and high heels though.

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  9. Not like me to be practical - but do you put them in the washing machine or use boot polish and elbow grease?

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  10. AWA: Fashion footwear fuckery most foul.

    GOG: Amen.

    Gog has spoken.

    BRAD: Try putting a sock in it.

    BEAST: Whilst your knickers are down around your ankles, ask Frobi to snap a photo of your arse and send it to me pronto.

    TONY: And don’t let me catch you wearing mittens with idiot strings.

    KNUDSEN: Do you blog from the shower, too?

    SID: I could see Piggy in them if it weren’t for the fact that his craggy, misshapen trotters would poke holes through the fabric.

    BETTY: How do you feel about women wearing fishnet suspender socks with heels?

    KAZ: Shoes and practical in the same breath?

    We need to talk.

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  11. so then, what....you poke your feet into them clad in hose...? or bare (ew stinkfoot gak gak)?

    both sets of brown heels, taken by themselves, are sooWEET. ixnay on the ox-ays though.

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  12. Dear.

    Gods.

    At least it'll make it easier to identify those to be culled.

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  13. *wallops SID*

    That cunt's only jealous because they don't make them in 'fat paddy' size.

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  14. FN: And now for a little FZ…

    Ya know, my python boot is too tight
    I couldn't get it off last night
    A week went by, an' now its July
    I finally got it off
    An my girl-friend cry
    You got stink foot! stink foot, darlin'
    Your stink foot puts a hurt on my nose!
    Stink foot! stink foot! I ain't lyin,
    Can you rinse it off, d'you suppose?

    IVD: Round them up along with the Crocs wearers and send them to Shoe Hell.

    PIGGY: SID buys his shoes here.

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  15. Maybe the target market are those amputees with prosthetic legs...or people who couldn't be bothered to shave their legs...or figure out how to match shoes and socks...

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  16. BINGOWINGS: Heather Mills?

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  17. I actually quite like them!

    Do they do them in a grey sock/brown leather sandal combo.

    For to wear to the beach, you know

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  18. That is surely one of the signs of the apocalypse.

    I know, because it was in the Demi Moore movie.

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  19. Those Stella Macartney monstrosities need banning.

    Stella looks like an alien with her weird oval head. She needs banning too.

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  20. DINAH: If I see anyone wearing these, I'll have to make a citizen's arrest.

    SMUNTY: Actually, I picture you in a pump.

    T-BIRD: Or could it be IVD's Apocalypse Oven?!

    GARFY: I'd ban Heather Mills first.

    Then we can work on Macca and his spawn.

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  21. I have many jumpers with shits included......too lazy to take em off properly.....those shoe things are fucking hideous........

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  22. MANUEL: With an arse as hot as yours, you can wear whatever you damn well please.

    PEEVISH: Pair the shoes with shoulder pads and you're "power dressing."

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  23. Manuel - 'I have many jumpers with shits included'?

    Really? Some of my underpants come like that, but then I buy mine second hand from the Help The Aged charity shop.

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  24. SMUNTY: Does any of the money made at the Help The Aged charity shop actually go to helping Piggy and Tazzy?

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