Wine IsShoes

Wine IsShoes: To Stand Alone or Not

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I have never been considered a girly girl.  Even when I found out I was having a daughter; I designed everything in grey and silver.  However, when it comes to style and wine, I love things that stand on their own.   For this pairing I chose the Guess Floral Pumps with the Ropiteau Rosé de Pinot Noir for that very reason.    The yellow floral Guess pumps are full of life with a yellow base and floral print throughout perfect for spring and summer which is what you get from this Pinot Noir Rosé.  Just in case you were wondering,...

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Wine IsShoes: The Perfect Pair

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I have been wanted to pair sneakers for a long time but just had not found the right wine to pair.  Well I am excited to say that all changed when I tasted this 2017 Cline Old Vine Zinfandel. Why yes, I would love to share the reason why with you but let me first share my feelings about sneakers.  For so long sneakers have gotten a bad rep, relegated to sports and athletics.  It is true, they were made for that purpose however they are so much more.  However, until commuters started wearing them to and from work, they...

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Wine IsShoes: The Way to Leave an Impression

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L.K. Bennett High Heel Sandals - Shoes and Slow Press Wine

As the weather gets warmer, pedicures become more than just maintenance.  They become a priority.  It is time to break out those open toe shoes that shows off a bit of that personality…or maybe that’s just me.  So, when I saw these L.K. Bennett high heel sandals I was in heaven and I knew the 2017 Slow Press Cabernet Sauvignon would be the perfect wine to pair with them. 

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WineIsShoes: The Smooth Operator

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Meet the beautiful Ralph Lauren Purple Label LuLu Cap-Toe Pumps and its amazing counterpart 2018 Firebrand Reserve Chardonnay perfect for this time of year when the weather is warm enough but still has a crisp coolness.

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Wine IsShoes: Basking in Florals

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When this shoe was brought into the showroom, I knew this was one that I wanted to pair. Casadei makes a beautiful shoe that can be seen on the feet of celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez, Heidi Klum, Alicia Keys, Ciara, Nicole Richie and countless others so I was excited to find the perfect wine for this pairing.  The first thing that I strikes me about this previously loved Casadei Floral Buckle Pump, $115 is the nude color which makes it easy to pair.  The floral pattern throughout adds an air of femininity with a round toe providing comfortability.  The...

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