Shannon Bindler

I'm a Shoeologist. Similar to how an acupuncturist uses needles, I use shoes and coaching techniques to heal my clients. I believe you can change your life, one shoe at a time.

Being A Material Girl Is All Right With Me

Photography by Stephen Schauer Is being materialistic a bad thing? Madonna’s hit song, “Material Girl,” came out when I was just a kid, and even then I felt myself torn between complicated emotions. I wanted to wear diamonds, like she did in her music video, and be hoisted in the air by a bevy of bow ties and biceps....more

I'm Not Afraid to Say I Think I'm Beautiful

I'm much more comfortable behind a camera than in front of one. For a decade I’ve been an editor at various publications, working with top models and celebrities. So when many of my readers asked me to highlight more of my personal style, I cringed. No, my goal was simply to showcase the clothing (especially the shoes) that brought me joy, made me feel powerful, sexy, or more at peace....more
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