Furious weather brought out firmer heels yesterday, as the fashion pack traded stiletto allure for the quieter thrill of not losing toes to hypothermia. Seen a few times over were the ABCs of it-shoes: Alexander Wang, Balenciaga, Celine. Okay, and D, for the never-not-cool Doc Martens. On the fourth day of LG Fashion Week, spend your smoke break matching the heads to the toes of the very well-heeled.
1—d) Amy Prickett. Oh shit, how did my sister get in here? When I snapped her (ALDO) boots, she said, “but they’re last-season!” WHAT HAVE I DONE.
2—f) Some lovely girl whose name I can’t remember (sorry!) in her shiny new Alexander Wangs.
3—b) Cary Tauben, infamous Montreal stylist, also in Wangs. Also “last-season.”
4—a) Holt Renfrew footwear buyer Jacinta Mulherin demonstrating her expertise in Balenciaga.
5—g) Jay Strut in his best old Docs.
6—c) FASHION’s online editor and radical girl Randi Bergman in forest velvet Topshop boots.
7—e) Suzanne Boyd. Wow.