Mild Sauce: Tip toes

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Shoes by Terry de Havilland

I would kill for those heels in the above photo. Both photos are by John Thornton and scanned from Masterpieces of Erotic Photography. I seem to spend a lot of time on my tip-toes, either forced on me by high-heels or just naturally. People think it’s funny, cute or weird, depending on who they are…

New listings: Worra load of Cobblers

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Not really. In case you don’t look in the usually somewhat forgotten section of accessories on the website, here are the new listings contained therein. Including a pair of amazing Chelsea Cobbler shoes (featured in a Vogue illustration at the time):

Some divine moire silk Terry De Havilland shoes:


A very groovy plastic Sixties belt:


And some beautiful Biba and Ossie Clark bonneterie.