Thursday 31 Jul


OKG Newsletter

Topic: shoe

Inside and online

How do you get a shopping fix in a snowpocalypse?


Jenny Coon Peterson

So here’s a hypothetical: Say there’s a huge snowstorm — like massive and “The Day After Tomorrow”-sized — but you really, really feel like shopping. And all the local stores are closed.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Strapping sandals

It's spring! New shoes! Hallelujah!


Jenny Coon Peterson
Break out the toenail polish; spring is here. And that means new shoes. Hallelujah! No, seriously. You say “new shoes,” and I instantly start hearing really exuberant gospel music that involves clapping and raising of hands. Anyone else?
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Cool shoes

New fall shoes at Pink Sugar.


Jenny Coon Peterson
I bought an amazing pair of Oxford flats in a supersoft, dove-gray Italian leather while in Florence, and have been waiting for the right weather to don them.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Gone in 60 Seconds: Car Crash King Edition

For pure automobile action, it’s ‘Gone,’ baby, ‘Gone.’


Rod Lott
Compared to its 2000 big-budget remake, H.B. Halicki's Gone in 60 Seconds is deficient in slickness, star power, performances, plotting and humor. Yet the 1974 indie original decimates the Hollywood version as an all-around entertainment. Why? Two simple reasons, boiled down to numbers: some 500 vehicles wrecked and a 40-minute chase scene.
Friday, October 19, 2012