Halloween Inspired

We’re nearly one week away from the spookiest time of the year. And the hunt for the best Halloween costume is on, But the days were you can shamelessly slap on a pair of ears and a body suit and dub yourself a mouse or bunny is long gone! This year be creative, this Halloween draw inspiration from our top of the line, trend setting shoes and be the killer costume and frightening sensation of the party!

Here are 10 Costume inspirations ranging from the culturally relevant to the all-time classics

1.POISON IVY: She’s pretty as a daisy, but look out, man — she’s crazy! Inspired by our Sinned-4 Gold Glitter pumps.
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SINNED-4. 

2. CATWOMAN: Whether you choose to fight along side Batman or battle against him, you’ll look fierce in a Catwoman costume! Try it out with our Lotus-15 tall boots!

cat woman

LOTUS-15

3. ICE QUEEN: It’s time to bring out the frost and snow as the beautiful and aloof snow queen in this Ice Queen Costume. And yes…we heard she can be a little cold. Inspired by our Daavaa Platform Pumps!

Ice queen

DAAVAA

4. POCAHONTASThis Sexy Pocahontas Costume inspiration  will make the pilgrims fall in love with the New World this Halloween! Try it with out Tamika-49 Tall boots!

pocahontas

TAMIKA-49

5. Miley Cyrus’s WRECKING BALL: While there will be no shortage of Miley Cyrus-inspired costumes this year, it will be hard to top this canine “Wrecking Ball” costume! Were were totally inspired by our Credence-11 Oxblood Creepers!

wrecking ball

CREDENCE-11

6. CLEOPATRA: Rule like a queen in this elegant Cleopatra Costume inspiration and command attention and loyal followers when you wear this, since she known far and wide for her beauty and great leadership. We paired this up with our Roddie-1 Dressy heels!

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7. BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN:  You may be the bride of Frankenstein but you are quite a sight to behold with or without the big guy. All eyes will be on you when you complete this idea our Motto -01 Wedged oxford creepers!

bride of frankenstein

MOTTO-01

8. QUEEN OF HEARTS: “Off with their heads!” Rule your subjects with fierce loyalty in this queen of hearts inspired costume. Try using Penelope-147 Strappy High Heels, they will make hearts melt!

Queen of hearts

PENELOPE-147

9. MARIE ANTOINETTE: This Marie Antoinette costume inspiration, makes les gentilhommes turn their heads! And in honor of Halloween, she declares, let them      eat…. Candy! Totally inspired by our Count-08 Peep toe pump!

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10. VAMPIRE: Become a Master of the Night this Halloween with this Vampire Costume inspiration. With Nelly-15 look darkly fabulous! This is for the night owl (or bat) in you!

vampire

NELLY-15

Remember Traffican Fashionistas, Get inspired, Get Creative and most of all Have fun! We really hope this shoe inspiration helped kick start your last minute preparations for this years Halloween costume! Be sure to stop by our website and check out our ghoulish and totally stylish shoes!

XoXo Traffican Shoe Nation ❤

Summertime Sunglasses

Written by: Connie Bravo 

As more sunny days approach, it’s time to update your shades for what’s hot this summer.  So what styles will be on everyone’s faces this year.  We’re our styles experts are here to break down the popular styles.

 Retro shades and round frames are making a comeback in a big way.  Everyone seems to be rocking these over sized frames.

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Another VERY popular retro trend in sunglasses is these swirl sunglasses:

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You can get these looks at Traffic Shoe for only $7!IN4138

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What else is popping up everywhere?  Decorated sunglasses are making their mark on the many music festivals in the last few months.

cute bow sunglasses

red lip sunglasses

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Prefer a more subtle style?  Cat eye and turtle pattern are always a staple in anyone’s sunglasses collection.

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We have a variety of styles to fit any tastes available in our stores:

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So whether you’re lounging on the beach or just out for a drive, make sure you have the right style of shades on.  And you can get them at Traffic shoe!  Come in and get your pair, or pairs, today!!

P.S. Don’t forget to get a fitting size case.  Sunglasses always scratch when you throw them in your handbag.  Trust us!

FIND THEM AT OUR STORE LOCATIONS

Traffic Shoe at New York Fashion Week

Written by: Afroza Khan

Melissa Ramirez Delgado our store manager at Las Catalinas Mall and fashion blogger (TRENDY Life N Style) had an amazing opportunity assisting Puertorican fashion designer Yamil Q at New York Fashion Week’s Fall/Winter 2013 show. Once upon a time is the newest collection presented by Yamil Q at NYFW. The collection consisted of fairy tale gowns, hooded dress and shimmering fabrics. Traffic Shoe sponsored the event and provided gorgeous shoes for the models.

Check out the fashionable photos below. Don’t forget to pin, tweet, and email them to your friends.

For more about Yamil Q and his designs, like him on Facebook and follow him on Twitter.

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Melissa Delgado NYFW 2013

Photos by: Melissa Ramirez Delgado

WEDGE SNEAKERS FASHION – SPRING 2013

Hey there Trafficans! Many of you asked us to show you how to style our awesome shoes. Here’s a little cheat sheet featuring Alessandra Ambrosio, Miranda Kerr, and Lucy Liu rocking some our favorite outfits with wedge sneakers. Check out our Spring 2013 collection of wedge sneakers at Facebook. While you’re there, sign up to win $100 Traffic Shoe gift card!!! Thank you for making suggestions and giving us ideas. Keep commenting and let us know how else we can provide our fashionistas with tips and ideas.

Alessandra Ambrosio Celebrity Sneaker Wedges

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Lucy Liu Celebrity Fashion Wedge Sneakers

Image Sources: Posh24, atriumfashion, trafficshoe

Five Favorite Spring 2013 Trends

This spring forget pastel colors and floral prints. Designers are going bold with major emphasis on the classic black and white looks. Take a look at our favorite five Spring 2013 trends. Get inspired to embrace electric colors and cool graphics.

STRIPES  – Take stripes to a new level and wear it head-to-toe.

Etro, Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs - Spring 2013

Etro, Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs – Spring 2013

BOLD COLORS – Shine bright in eye-catching head-to-toe color colors, such as electric blue, playful pinks, bold yellow, and color of the year Emerald.

Hermes, Stella McCartney, Fendi - Spring 2013

Hermes, Stella McCartney, Fendi – Spring 2013

LUXE LEATHER – Go for a minimalistic look with fashionable leather ensemble.

Reed Krakoff, Monique Lhuillier, Jason Wu - Sprng 2013

Reed Krakoff, Monique Lhuillier, Jason Wu – Spring 2013

BLACK & WHITE – A major Spring 2013 trend. Black and white, easily an all year round appropriate color choice. Invest in a gorgeous piece that you can flaunt till next year.

Marc Jacobs, Jason Wu, Calvin klein - Spring 2013

Marc Jacobs, Jason Wu, Calvin klein – Spring 2013

GRAPHICS – Detailed graphic prints and designs will replace the floral prints we look for every Spring. Embrace the chic symmetry and flaunt a gorgeous colorful trend this year.

Peter Pilooto, Etro, Mary Katrantzou - Spring 2013

Peter Pilooto, Etro, Mary Katrantzou – Spring 2013