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Untied Shoes adds a kick of creativity

Untied Shoes adds a kick of creativity

June 10, 2018

By Emily Stone '20 While most artists exhibit their artwork on paper and canvases, Isabelle Katz ’21 has found a new display. One that’s comfortable, portable and accommodating to everyone- shoes. “This is about detangling and reworking our comfort zones, starting with your sneakers. A subtle (or ...

Five shoes that will put a spring in your step!

Five shoes that will put a spring in your step!

Lauren Stack, Staff Writer

April 5, 2016

Vans: With the perfect combination of comfort and support, Vans are the ideal shoe for the springtime. The great thing about Vans is that they provide a little more style than the average sneaker while still being comfortable, making it a perfect shoe for spring style. “I think it’s bad how...

Falling into new trends

Falling into new trends

Ivy Prince, Web A&E Editor

November 5, 2015

Last year the chokers made a comeback, and the white All Star converse as well as flannels were in. But with the new school year comes new trends. Fall trends ...

Slippers are the new sneakers

Slippers are the new sneakers

Adam Kaufman, Web Multimedia Editor

March 10, 2015

Slippers, better known as moccasins, are not only a fantastic, cozy home for your foot on cold winter days, but they might actually be the most ideal shoe for a treacherous day of school. Contrary to the Ben Foster’s highly controversial opinion about how slippers are not the new sneakers, I am here to say that in actuality, moccasins possess all o...

Slippers are not the new sneakers

Slippers are not the new sneakers

Ben Foster, Staff Writer

February 24, 2015

  Sliding into a warm pair of slippers after a long day of school and track is something I really appreciate. Relaxing my feet in a pair of slippers is like sinking them into a soft, warm hug. It puts me in a much more preferable mood. But nothing grinds my gears more than Staples students...

The addiction that can’t be kicked

The addiction that can’t be kicked

Cooper Boardman, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

To the average person, the terms “Yeezy” and “Foamposite” sound like gibberish; but to some students, it makes perfect sense.  We go by “Sneakerheads,” and I can admit I’m one of them. Hours are spent poring over sneaker blogs, groups, and pictures, desperate for the newest shoe to...

An ode to the espadrille

An ode to the espadrille

Claire Lewin, Associate Managing Editor

September 5, 2014

This summer’s wardrobe was filled with all the classics—gladiator sandals, ripped-jean shorts, Ray Bans, bright jeans— but what made this summer’s style pop was the introduction of the espadrille. If you haven’t heard of them, you’ve definitely seen them. They are close-toed, light, similar...

Westport Lacks Unique Sneaks

Westport Lacks Unique Sneaks

Emma Lederer, Opinion's Editor

May 30, 2014

Walking around the school, or even around town, it’s impossible to ignore the seas of people clad in colorful variations of the same exact shoes. I don’t know what it is about Westport or high school students, but we all seem to love wearing the same exact things on our feet. It probably has something...

The Top Trends For Ladies: Summer Edition

Annie Gao models the previous style as well: simple denim high waisted shorts and a comfy, loose shirt.

Emma Finn and Kaila Finn, Staff Writer and Web A&E Editor

June 14, 2013

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