Winter is a bummer, y’all. It is 20 degrees in New York right now and the sun basically sets at lunchtime and I am OVER IT. It’s hard to get around town (walking more than 5 blocks is totally out of the question and my hands freeze off every time I try to hail a cab), I’m constantly losing gloves, working out has become miserable again, and I don’t want to meet up with friends in the evenings because it’s warm in my apartment and the outside world is dark and cold and scary. Also, the legwear options are bleak. I’ve decided that I hate tights (this year ~ I reserve the right to have changed my opinion in another 12 months) and so that basically leaves me with two options: pants or my thigh-high boots. Thank the fashion fairies for those boots! Between my Chanel almost-flats and my Jimmy Choo heels, I have an option for nearly any occasion ~ they’re the only thing keeping getting dressed interesting at the moment.
With a sure-to-be-frigid Fashion Week fast approaching, I’m wondering if perhaps I need another option or two. This Lanvin varietal is crazy chic (but crazy not-cheap), these Michael Kors puppies seem quite cozy and practical, and this Cesare Paciotti pair are just outrageously elegant ~ I think I want them the most, but I’m stalking all three: