SamanthaSamantha Hodges

I love high heels, sweets, and anything that sparkles!

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Heel of the Week: Jypsy by Lust For Life

Get ready for your entrance in a jiffy with the Jypsy. This LFL sandal features a must have single sole silhouette with adjustable ankle strap and simple vamp. Blue synthetic leather covers the upper 4 3/4 inch heel. Put on a colorful dress, grab your sunnies, and swimsuit because these sandals are taking you somewhere tropical.
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Wedding Style

After months, or maybe even years of planning your big day is close to arriving. This monumental day of your life deserves a little extra special treatment. Whether you’re the bride to be who needs heels to walk down the aisle in or need something for your bridesmaids to dance the night away in, we’ve got
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Get 50% Off 50 New Styles

Get 50% off of 50 of our favorite styles just in time for spring! Just enter the coupon code: ENVY at checkout and you can save 50% on some of your favorite styles and brands! Choose from wedges, pumps, mules, and more from brands like Guess, Jessica Simpson, and L.A.M.B.! Hurry and grab them before it’s too
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Back & Better Than Ever

Espadrilles are not unique to Heels.com but we do offer the most unique selection of them. With its signature rope detailing, this shoe style is classically comfy and chic. A few of my new favorites include the Lux by Kristin Cavallari, Zanca by Aldo, and Oscar Go 3 by Kenneth Cole Reaction. With a wide
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Your Go-to Sneakers for 2015

Sneakers just got a lot better with these new styles! From high tops to wedges, and brands like Aldo, Shellys London, and DKNY you’re sure to find something to love. Combine your favorite pair with a casual mini dress for an updated look, or with skinny jeans and a t-shirt for a simple twist.

 

Heel of the Week: “Paatra” Iggy Azalea by Steve Madden

We love a good wedge and anything pink, so this pick for Heel of the Week is perfect! Add a sporty touch to your party look with the Paatra. This super mod style from Iggy Azalea by Steve Madden showcases a pink fabric upper with contrasting black trim. Striped foam layers the 6 inch wedge
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The Sweet Stuff Under $60

Like many people, I get SO excited when I find a deal. It doesn’t matter if the deal is on a rug or a new dress, just give it to me at the lowest price. It’s even sweeter when I find a great pair of shoes agreeable with my budget, which is why I shop
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Brand Spotlight: Jack Rogers

Are you looking for a new brand to add to your shoe collection? Look no further than Jack Rogers. This cool, summery brand is perfect for your grilling out, beach ready needs. From golds and silvers, to pink and blue, cork and jelly’s too, find the pair that works best for you. Whether you’re strolling
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Brand Alert: Iggy Azalea by Steve Madden

The first ever collection from Iggy Azalea by Steve Madden has launched and it couldn’t be hotter! If you’re looking for bold prints, gorgeous colors, and modern style, this is the brand for you. The Iggy Azalea collection features fearless silhouettes with lots of embellishment and different materials. You’ll see chunky retro heels, booties, and even
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Mad Men Style

As Sunday night began the end of the final season, we are sad to see Mad Men go, but long live the fashion and sex appeal it offered. We’re taking it back to reminisce some of the characters best looks and evolution of the shows style. With the final season ahead, we can’t wait to see
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Big Savings, Hot Shoes

New markdowns have just been added to our sale category, and you don’t want to miss out on these special items before they’re gone! Do you need a pair of western inspired boots for that summer concert you’re planning? Or how about a new pair of sandals to kick off spring? With hundreds of brands
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Heel of the Week: Chuck Heel by Sol Sana

This week’s heel of the week is the Chuck Heel by Sol Sana. Sol Sana introduces a black leather silhouette with lace detailed vamp and adjustable tie upper. A thick contrasting strip trims the sole and 4 inch block heel. We love the way Jamie Chung styles the Chuck Heel while on a walk with her
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Spring Sandals You Need

Have fun in the sun with the warm weather shoe of choice, the sandal. Sandals come in many shapes and forms, but are always strappy and more revealing than most other shoe styles. Our sandal heights range from flat to sky-high and are best paired with a summery dress and care-free attitude! Which style are
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Privileged – Rockstar Style

This springs hottest new shoes are here. The heels you have been craving, dying over, and waiting for. We just added 28 new Privileged shoes! From studded wonders to fun fringe, you can find everything you’re looking for with this brand’s new styles. We have those iridescent platforms and Charlotte Hornets sandals you’ve been asking for,
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New Arrivals From Taylor Says

Taylor Says is one sassy shoe line! Taylor’s amazing new designs have just hit the site and we can’t wait to get our hands on them. With tons of color, original art work, and a personally designed sole on each shoe you can bet these babies are worth the price tag. A couple of my new favorites
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Spring Suede

Thanks to runway fashion from Gucci and other high powered brands, a huge trend this spring is suede – in all forms. Whether you want a suede handbag, dress or sandals, it’s everything right now, and you have to have it. Are you looking for a fresh take on suede? Look no further fellow fashionistas
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Heel of the Week: Priscilla by Taylor Says

When live gives you lemons, make a statement in the Priscilla! This Taylor Says pump features blue and white polka dot fabric sweeping over ever inch including the pointed toe, adjusting ankle strap and 4 3/4 inch heel. Printed on the sole is a sweet lemon pattern to bring out the very best. Bonus points –
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New Arrivals

We’ve got the shoes you need this spring! With tons of new arrivals, there isn’t even enough hours in the day to process how good these are. Taylor Says, Lust For Life, and so many more brands have new styles. From super retro polka dots to bright multi colored fabrics, and everything in between you
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Ways to Brighten Any Outfit

After seeing the latest trends in Vegas at FN Platform and Magic, it’s pretty clear that bright colors are ruling this season. So much so, that neon is the new neutral this spring. To kick off the first week’s of spring we’re bringing you a few style tips to liven up any outfit, so you’re
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Transition Your Winter Wardrobe to Spring

Happy first day of spring everyone! I am so over the moon excited for farmer’s market Saturday mornings, outdoor runs, and most of all my spring wardrobe! This weekend I’m working on clearing out my heavy winter clothes to finally store them away for the season. During this transition period we may experience super warm days
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Date Night Must Haves

Whether you’re single or in a committed relationship date nights are important to fit in your busy schedule! Be flirty, get a little crazy and look hot. Whether you live in the hot Miami heat or cold of the Colorado mountains right now, let us help you step up your style!  

 

Professional Chic

Look professional chic with these fabulous styles! It’s so easy to get a pulled together look, and within budget. Get the look with brands like Ivanka Trump, Aldo, and BCBGeneration.

 

Head to Toe Navy

Rocking a monochromatic look can be tricky, but if you style your ensemble in navy, it’s a piece of cake, and fabulous! Try a few of these looks and let us know what you think! Don’t forget to tag us —-> #heelsdotcom

 

Luxurious Brand of the Week: Schutz

Schutz is a fabulous brand every woman should have in their shoe closet! Their designs are like a dream and they are killing it with these new spring styles! The Schutz motto is “living for pleasure” which is very apparent in each design. Playful prints, luxe materials, and stunning silhouettes are just a few of the key
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Urban Chick Top 10 Picks

Our girls know hot shoes when they see them and we’ve got some of the best! From specialty brands like Privileged, Schutz, and LFL, there’s something for everyone to love! Check out these and be sure to tag us! #heelsdotcom

 

Shop Shoes Under $60

We’ve highlighted our favorite styles under $60! We have great brands like Michael Antonio and G By Guess, and styles ranging from sandals to stilettos. It’s almost like stealing with deals this fabulous! These sexy styles will not last long so hurry while they’re here!

 

The Color That Goes With Everything

Do you need a fashion pick me up? How about a new go-to color in your closet? We totally could use one too! The latest color trend we’re obsessing over is camel; a neutral that is as versatile as it is classic. This color will go with literally everything and is making an impact on footwear,
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New Brand Alert: GX by Gwen Stefani

The GX collection is the latest line by Gwen Stefani. Inspired by cold weather hues and energizing textures this brand delivers gorgeous metallics, sleek cut outs, rich colors, and strong graphic prints. Unique stilettos pumps to sexy leg climbing gladiators, each silhouette is made to make a statement. Shop GX by Gwen Stefani today and
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What to Buy This Month

Spring is on its way and we’re already preparing! We’re bringing you the latest trends and must haves this season, like boho chic sandals, colorblock everything, and ladylike stilettos. What trend are you going to try?

 

The Global Girl: New York City

New York, a fashion capital of the world, is close to home for us. It’s our East coast fashion mecca, so to speak and the melting pot of America. We are constantly inspired by the hustle of these hard-working people in fashion industry there. Their creativity and drive show us that hard work can get you where
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Like A Boss

We have the heels you will love for work! Express your personality all while being work appropriate. We feature the best brands and styles that are elegant, sophisticated, and versatile. For a classic look go for the Treasure by BCBGeneration. To put a spring in your step (pun intended) try the Nandi sandals by Schutz.
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Downton Abbey – Anna Bates

The second character from the Downton Abbey series you should connect with is Anna Bates. She has had a hard life but she is taking the high road and progressing to a more positive direction. Anna is the highest ranked of the lower female servants. She has a great relationship with the Crawley family, and
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Cutting It Close

We’re ready to say bye bye and cut out the winter weather for this breezy trend! So many styles are getting a little laser cut love, like these edgy sandals, and these little booties. Laser cuts are a great transitional style, with many colors and playful prints available. For winter or spring, we have the style you want!  I
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It’s Not All Black and White, or Is It?

Black and white is always in style. From casual slip ons to red carpet worthy heels, you can’t go wrong with this color trend! Try accenting shoes like this with a contrasting dress or simplify with a printed look. Think retro 1960s vibe and channel your inner mod goddess with these fabulous black and white silhouettes!

 

Downton Abbey – Lady Mary Crawley

We’ve recently came across a new show to be obsessed with, Downton Abbey. The characters are amazing and all have these dramatic depth story lines. Lady Mary Crawley is who I’m loving this week. Her wit and take no mess attitude is why. She is unlike any other character and surprisingly has quite a list
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The Global Girl: Milan

Milan’s Italian glamour is continuous all day, every day. It’s completely inspiring and transforming. This city’s fashion is almost as beautiful as it’s people. Milan’s style has evolved over the years, but always remained fresh, modern, and fashion conscious. There is a strong emphasis on detail, tailoring, and playing with textures and color. These fashionistas rock trendy black
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Obsession of the Week is Jessa from Girls

Our fave character of the week goes to Jessa from Girls. If you don’t know what show this is by now, you need to get HBO and start DVR-ing it for the best 30 minutes of your life. Floral, free, and such a hipster, is the style of Jessa Johansson. Jessa’s light, airy persona reflects
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Favorite Oscars & After Party Looks

The 87th Annual Academy Awards fashion was SO amazing! Everyone really raised the bar. Can you believe Margot Robbie’s fierce look, and JLo’s high drama gown? If there is any party we want to be at it’s an Oscars After Party, and especially this years! The celebs were definitely not shy Sunday night and the
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Chug A Lug

Lug soles are an easy way to get a rugged and edgy look. Distressed boots to fresh feminine pumps are getting the lug treatment. Don’t worry about slipping up in these treaded styles, your confident strut will stay flawless and firmly on the ground! This trendy accent will create a bold touch to all your
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Obsession of the Week is Shoshanna from Girls

Shoshanna from Girls has this quirkiness about her that you just love! She is always in her head and forever planning out every detail of her life. While Shosh is learning to let go a little bit, she grows into this character you can relate to, and really admire for her strengths. Along with all of
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Clearance Sale!

All of these items have been marked down to especially low prices recently! If you’re looking for that last minute pair of winter boots, or need a sexy pair of stilettos for next week’s date night, check out our clearance pages for tons of shoes! All clearance items are buy one get one free eligible
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Dress Like a Model

The world is full of beautiful people, with whom we rave over. From beauty to wardrobe we want what these models have. Just because you aren’t walking the runway or posing on exotic beaches, doesn’t mean you can’t get the look.  

 

Outfits Inspired By 50 Shades of Grey

The time has come; the moment we’ve all been waiting for. 50 Shades of Grey! We are so stoked to see the movie this weekend! That’s all we can talk about in the office. To get Ana’s style all you need are a few classic pieces. The Margo by Mia, Cinadya by Schutz, and Catarina
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The Global Girl: London

The London girl is mod meets super chic with a touch of edge. Bold prints, colors, textures and black of course will make a statement any London girl would love. Some of my favorite looks are from the hit Bravo TV show, Ladies of London. These women have serious style and unlimited budgets. What’s not to love?!
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Nail Polish Colors to Try in 2015

With NYFW coming up your look needs to be on trend and up to date. We’ve put together a few of our favorite nail colors you need to try in 2015. Mauve, nude, pale pink, and mint made the list. Be brave and make a statement!

 

Obsession of the Week is Marnie from Girls

Let me be the first to say I have a love/hate relationship with Marnie from Girls. She is gorgeous and super smart. However, her choice in men (and her friends men and men in current other relationships) really show her character in a different light, but she is the character you want to see succeed
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Valentine’s Day Checklist

How ready are you for the biggest weekend of love in 2015? Do you still need a little Valentine’s Day inspiration? Don’t stress, we can help! From his and her gift guides, to romantic wedding plans we have the perfect ideas for you! View this collection on Polyvore View this collection on Polyvore View this collection
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What To Wear On A Monday

Monday’s can be boring! Am I right? So let’s take things up a notch and add a little pizzazz, like trading in that button up and pencil skirt for a curve-hugging, smoldering dress with textured tights and hot pumps. Top it off with one of our favorite statement coats and your new Monday style is complete! The look
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Statement Coats & Shoes

In most of the country it is freezing cold and you need to bundle up, but just because it’s snow worthy weather out there doesn’t mean you have to look like the abominable snowman. Take a clue from Blake Lively’s playbook and turn your outerwear into a fun and interesting focal point! Layering warm basics
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The Global Girl: Paris

  Paris is a one of a kind city, with one of a kind women. Their style is so effortlessly glamorous and sophisticated chic! From beauty secrets to hairstyles, and fashion trends too, their style could rule the world. Paris women wear fabulous styles like d’orsay pumps, sassy sandals, and single soles, and trends like ghillie heels
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