SamanthaSamantha Hodges

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

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Single Soles

It’s time to update my shoe closet and I couldn’t be more excited! Single sole pumps are back and sexier than ever! I know some of you have probably gotten used to wearing platforms but I promise you it’s a good idea to add these to your shoe collection. Despite how Bambi-ish or not your ankles are, single soles
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Giddy Up Partner

Every year I go through a list of shoe styles I don’t already own and mark them off as I buy them. At the top of my Fall/Winter boot list are western boots. I will be hopping on my high horse with these super cute western boot styles. From short to tall boot styles I’ve found beautiful leathers,
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Staff Style – Meghan

This week’s Staff Style inspiration comes from the beautiful Meghan, whom I work close with every day! Meghan’s newest addition to her wardrobe are the incredible Shellys London Burell’s. This statement making boot by Shellys London presents a supple black leather upper with cut out details and bold buckles. Delivering a lift is a subtle 2
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Fall Buyer Picks

When I’m looking for fashion inspiration or just a really great pair of shoes, I look to our buyer, Emily. Not only does Emily have amazing taste, she knows what works on women! So I have asked Emily to choose her top five picks for Fall. First up, we have the Claudette by Jessica Simpson. Emily
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35% Off Midday Flash Sale

Every fashionista loves a discount, right?! Well, now, for a limited time you can shop your favorite brands and styles at a lower price. Whether you’re shopping for classic work pumps or fierce party heels, we’ve got you covered! Tomorrow we’re having a fabulous flash sale just for you! Visit our site during the hours of NOON -
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Animal Instincts

I’m completely obsessing over animal prints this year and so are the celebs! Great for date nights or girls night out, animal prints are so chic and easy to style. I love mod styles, like the black snake print below and sleeker leopard pumps like these. Pair your favorite style with a shift mini dress or
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Seeing Spots

I think leopard should be listed as a primary color. I know it’s a print and a mixture of colors but it’s one of the top trends year round! I am obsessed with leopard print and could wear it every day if I wouldn’t get weird stares from everyone at work, or my boyfriend. A
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Staff Style – Samantha

This week’s Staff Style is coming from me, wearing the super sleek Steven by Steve Madden Klick.  This savvy Steven by Steve Madden boot features a black leather upper with strap detail and pointed toe. A stacked 4 inch block heel makes this style easy to wear and versatile. I love wearing my Klick’s with skirts,
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Most Wanted: Ankle Boots

One of my favorite styles are ankle boots! They’re trendy and super hot this season, just what I need to added to my closet. Explore the large collection of ankle boots from the best designers! I’ve got you covered when trying to find the perfect ankle boot to meet your year round wardrobe needs.  Open toe, closed
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Spooky Shoes

It’s almost time for Heeloween – see what I did there? Are you ready? We’re super excited for this holiday! Getting to play dress up and become something totally opposite of yourself while going to awesome parties is the ultimate fun! I don’t want to give any secrets away but let’s just say I may
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Sweater Weather

I love this time of year! The leaves begin to change, the coffee houses are packed, and the holidays are right around the corner. My favorite part, it’s cool enough outside to finally wear my cozy boots and sweaters. This Fall I’m loving ankle boots from Aldo, knee boots from Frye, and over the knee
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Pewter Who?

Pewter is one of my favorite colors this Fall. This metallic color can be worn with most everything, and I will be sporting the color trend a lot in my coated denim, outerwear and shoes! The rich shade of grey is offered in a variety of ankle boot styles this season. These are a few of my
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Making Touchdowns

We’re making touchdowns at Heels.com! This season we’re taking football to a different field and that’s fashion. With fierce styles from brands like Lust for Life, you will never have to worry about your game day style. So put on your sassy game day face, comfy chic dress and score in our top three picks for football
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Celeb Brand Spotlight: Carlos by Carlos Santana

Carlos by Carlos Santana footwear is inspired by a passion for music. The shoes combine style and comfort to make a truly distinctive line of women’s shoes. Carlos’ shoes are inspired by fun trends and creativity and are sure to land you on best-dressed lists.  A portion of all Carlos by Carlos Santana sales is donated to the
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A Heels.com History Lesson

Heels.com launched in October 2007 based on a foundation of love for the most fashionable women’s shoes and the ease of shopping online. By combining our owners Linda and Eric McCoy’s individual talents in each of these areas, Heels.com was born. Breaking into the online shoe industry was no easy task; however, once our manufacturers saw
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Staff Style – Emily

This week’s Staff Style Inspiration comes from our ultra chic Buyer, Emily! Emily is wearing the Chinese Laundry Riley boot. This Chinese Laundry thigh-high boot presents a black suede upper with scuba fabric back. Sitting at 23 inches tall this look boasts a small 3/4 inch heel. I adore how glamorous Emily looks as she sits in
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Shop Project Runway

Steal your favorite styles right from the runway in one of these featured looks from the hit reality show, Project Runway. Aldo is a highlighted brand from season 13, adding the perfect touch to the designer’s creative runway outfits. Love the look you’ve seen on tv? Check out the collection online and catch all the details
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Happy 7th Anniversary to Us

Happy 7th Anniversary to us! We’ve worked hard and played hard to bring fabulous shoes to your closet at home! We want to give a huge thank you to all of you who made this possible and those who are helping us continue to grow. You deserve so much credit and appreciation for our success. With
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Big City Living, Big City Style

How many of you live in the city? Don’t you love it? I enjoy waking up every day feeling the energy and possibilities of this beloved city (Charlotte, NC). For those of you who don’t live in the city but want chic city style we’ve got you covered too! We love neon accents, black and white, block heels,
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Heel of the Week: Kristin Cavallari “Remi”

Get ready for Falls biggest statement maker, the cut out Remi bootie! Our featured Heel of the Week is this adorable style by Kristin Cavallari. This ankle boot comes in cognac leather upper with an open back and size zipper. The Remi also shows off gorgeous rose gold buckles and a mirrored 4 1/2 inch
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Buy One Get One Free Clearance

Shop the Clearance section for buy one get one free deals! You will find hot shoes at even hotter prices from brands like DV by Dolce Vita, Jessica Simpson, Sam Edelman, and so many more! Browse through our clearance pages to find flattering flats, perfect pumps, and sizzling stilettos! Just use the BOGO code at checkout.

 

Fall Wardrobe Update

It’s that time of year you start thinking about switching up your wardrobe to the super amazing Fall and Winter clothes you have (and the new ones you will buy). Recently, I started cleaning out my closet and to no surprise, had a ton of things I will never wear again. As I began sorting through my
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Staff Style – Lexis

This week’s Staff Style inspiration is from our newest employee, Lexis, and she is wearing the super adorable Promise ankle boot. This pair of DV by Dolce Vita heels will be by your side through any season! The Promise is created with rich black suede and zipper trim. This peep toe bootie delivers a low 4 inch block heel and playful fringe details. I love
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Freebird by Steven

Freebird by Steven delivers high quality boots crafted by hand. Each silhouette is constructed using the Goodyear technique which is an approach used in creating boots. Stacks of hammered leather are carefully stitched together to create a virtually indestructible sole. Each pair starts out with carefully selected materials to deliver a unique look and feel to
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Spend More, Save More Sitewide Sale

Spend more & save more with us during our sitewide sale! With over 100 designer brands & styles to choose from, who wouldn’t want to shop with these big $aving$?! Take $25 off orders of $100 or more using the code COOL25! Take $50 off orders of $150 or more using the code COOL50! Take $75 off
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Hello Stilettos!

Every girl needs a fresh pair of sin-sational stilettos for Fall! I love a beautiful classic pair for work and a sexy 6 inch pair for date nights with my love. Don’t bother worrying what outfit to wear because you can pair anything with these sultry styles. The Guess Oblong below is super sexy for work or play.

 

Heel of the Week: Joe’s Jeans “Ali”

My pick for Heel of the Week is the Ali by Joe’s Jeans. If you aren’t familiar with this brand I recommend you learn it, live it, love it! Joe’s Jeans shoes are just as comfortable and high quality made as their denim. This beautiful pump is the epitome of dressy casual with it’s soft
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Off Into the Sunset Lookbook

Shop our latest lookbook, Off Into the Sunset, featuring the ever so flawless model Shelby Welinder. This photoshoot took place at our girl Ellen’s family farm. The beautiful scenery and sunset backdrop set a totally perfect mood for the shoes we are featuring. From bold boots, to playful slip ons, and  pretty ankle strap heels we’ve got
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It’s the All Sale-Sale

Can you believe it? We’re having a sale on our sale items! Get an additional 15% off already reduced prices! Use the coupon code EXTRA15 at checkout to apply the discount. Are you looking for those last-minute vacation sandals, or a new pair of boots for Fall? We have what you’re searching for so look no
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Blogger Style

The super fun and super gorgeous blogger Amy Arnold from The Real Arnolds recently styled our Vince Camuto “Klayton” heels. This striking ankle bootie delivers exquisite black leather and unique zipper detailing.  Creating quite the impression is a soft peep toe and 4 1/2 inch stiletto heel.

 

Betsey Johnson on Dancing with the Stars

Our girl Betsey Johnson is on Dancing with the Stars  every week on ABC. See her strut her stuff in the cutest tutu’s, with the most fashionable props, and hot dance partner Tony! To get more of Betsey’s style check out her shoe lines Betsey Johnson and Something Blue by Betsey Johnson. Will this fabulous
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Combat Boots

Looking for an edge? Check out combat boots for tons of awesome variations of the trend. Styles that were all the rage in the 90s have made quite a comeback in the fashion world. When paired with the right outfit combat boots can look absolutely modern and trendy!

 

Blogger Style

The fabulous NYC blogger Kendall from Styled Snapshots recently styled our Pour La Victoire “Zanie” heels. This stunning silhouette is created with lavish black leather, open construction and a closed pointed toe. A metallic trimmed 4 1/2 inch heel and back zipper complete the look. Kendall looks amazing in these closed toe, cut out pumps! Perfection!

 

Heel of the Week: Ivanka Trump “Carra”

Our flirty and fabulous Heel of the Week is the Carra by Ivanka Trump. Create the perfect look in this flawless medium blue suede pump. This style by Ivanka Trump brings you a soft and smooth blue suede upper with pointed toe and 4 inch heel. The Carra also comes in 9 other colors and variations! I’m wearing
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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

We are loving absolutely everything from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week!  Every designer has such amazing looks coming for Spring/Summer 2015!  I can’t wait to start shopping!  Here are some of our favorites from the show.  Show us your faves!

 

One Day Sale – 30% Off!

Stock up on your favorite styles from brands like Steve Madden, Chinese Laundry, and Jessica Simpson! We have fabulous new options for Fall at prices you can’t imagine! With 30% off you can save big during this one day sale to get more of what you want. Use the code COZY30 at checkout for the
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Celeb Brand Alert: Kristin Cavallari

Did any of you watch Laguna Beach religiously like I did a few years back? One thing I loved about the characters was their wardrobe. They had the best clothes, the best shoes, bags hair, makeup, the works! EVERYTHING was perfect (and then I realized duh.. this is TV). Now is your chance to be styled
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Heel of the Week: L.A.M.B. “Tyra”

Has someone been naughty wearing not so cute shoes this season? Teach a fashion lesson in the Tyra. This is our pick for Heel of the Week! This stunning look by L.A.M.B. showcases a black leather upper with contrasted stitching and triangular details. The single sole silhouette also features an adjustable lace up vamp and 4 1/2
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Fall Florals

Who doesn’t love a pair of great floral print shoes? What could be more fabulous?! Nothing says beautiful and feminine like a soft floral print or rosette detail. Hundreds of styles are getting lots of flowery love from wedges to boots and even flats! For date night I like to pair the Zembra with a flirty dress and bold jewelry.
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Fall School Style

I love dressing up for anything and everything, even if it’s for class! Check out these Fall looks that are sure to make your closet smile. Visit our Polyvore page for even more style inspiration! DKNY “Giada” – Cardinal Red by heelsdotcom featuring a dopp bag fall flats! by heelsdotcom featuring colorful flats Hallie – Circus
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End of Summer Sandal Sale

Are you as sad as we are to see summer go? Don’t let the fun stop now – get overly excited that the End of Summer Sale is finally here! Take advantage of 25% off all your favorite sandals on the site! Use the code HAUTE25 to apply the discount at checkout. With great options
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Jessica Simpson Fall Styles

One of our favorite brands of all time is Jessica Simpson. The styles are always hot, fresh, and sophisticated, just like Jessica! During Fall I like to wear soft subtle leathers, warm colors, and lots of texture. A few of my favorite new Jessica Simpson styles this season include the romantic red Veday pump, the suede Allest ankle
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Heel of the Week: Guess Footwear “Finlay”

Our pick for Heel of the Week is the Finlay by Guess Footwear. Just in time for going back to school, this versatile Guess boot brings a fun edge, perfect for creating a bold look with a floral dress. Laces and buckles trail the vamp while black leather drapes the silhouette. Sitting at 6 1/2 inches high,
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Fall Footwear Everyone Needs

Fall is coming soon and you can’t avoid it any longer – neither can your closet. We suggest you start from the ground up. Here are some of our favorite styles to take you from running errands to pumpkin picking. Just add your favorite boyfriend jeans or leggings and an oversized sweater.

 

Labor Day Sale

Start your Labor Day celebrations with us! The summer feeling never has to end when you’re wearing awesome footwear. You can feel like you’re on vacation all year long! We’re having a fabulous Labor Day Sitewide Sale, offering $30 off any purchase of $100 or more. From high heels to flats, sandals, and boots, we’ve got you
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Why We Love Corso Como

We love Corso Como for many reasons. For starters, Corso Como shoes are hand crafted. All of these shoes are made of the highest quality materials and these styles are always current, trendy and easily wearable with anything. This week I’m into the relaxed look. I want to throw on a tank, a pair of my comfiest jean shorts,
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Celebs Red Carpet Style

When I think about award shows only one word comes to mind: Fashion! I love seeing all the celebs decked out in their most glamorous makeup and ensembles. It gives me chills thinking about the process of selecting the shoes, the dress, the jewelry, which hair style, and stunning makeup looks — ah I get
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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

The second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event that takes a stand against domestic violence and sexual assault was held Saturday, August 23 and it was such a success! There were over 130 walkers and $25,000 raised for Safe Alliance! The event was held at Noda Brewing Company, where everyone enjoyed great brews, delicious food provided
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Heel of the Week: Penny Loves Kenny “Narly”

These sexy “Narly” heels are priced at only $69.99. Of course it’s our the pick for Heel of the Week! This Penny Loves Kenny style comes in six colors, all super gorgeous and ready for a night out. Adding a slight boost of height is a 1/2 inch platform and 5 inch stiletto heel. Penny Loves Kenny shoes are super comfortable and made with
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Go Back to School in Style and for Less

Go back to school in style this year at low price to pay! We’re offering 30% off all shoes on the site! This sale is today only so be sure to shop early to get BIG savings! We offer the widest selection of styles for your everyday needs. Check out the latest collections from your favorite brands, like  Frye,
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