Vintage inspired shoes

At DSW this weekend, I walked up and down the isles looking for a pair of pink pumps.  I’m not sure what’s wrong with my feet these days, but there is no jamming my foot into a pump of any kind.  For some reason, shoe labels are making the toe box really small and if I go to the next size up, my heel flips out of the shoe.  My Madden Girl Getta Beige Patent Pumps that I discussed here fit well, and I could buy another pair of Madden Girl shoes, but I want more variety in my shoes. I would like to branch out and purchase different shoes from different brands.

I was about to give up when I saw an adorable pair of laced shoes by Crown Vintage.  When I sat down to try the shoes on, a DSW sales associate said that she loved these shoes and that customers mentioned that the shoes are comfortable.  I told her that I can’t get my foot into pumps and she said that the pointy toe shoe was making a come back this spring.  Great. I’m not going to be doing much shoe shopping, I see.

Anyway, these little lovelies are so cute and fit so well that I certainly made a bee line for the register .. and now they are mine.

Crown Vintage Cheryl Pump in Blush
Crown Vintage Cheryl Pump in the color blush

I love the grosgrain ribbon laces and the side cut out accents.

Crown Vintage Cheryl Pump in Blush - side

I also love that these shoes have a vintage look and feel.  I’m not into vintage style clothing, but the more I read Joanna’s Dividing Vintage Moment’s blog .. the more I want to add vintage pieces to my modern wardrobe.
Crown Vintage Cheryl shoes with jeans
Vintage inspired shoes with modern jeans
Do you mix vintage clothing, shoes, jewelery with your every day outfits? 


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