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Mim Shoes Get a Running Start on Sales in Mexico

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS After a few unforeseen delays, the Spanish startup footwear fashion brand Mim finally expanded into Mexico this month with a dramatic boots, office and casualwear collection and a much-anticipated presence in the Mexican high-end department store Liverpool. As of Tuesday, Nov. 8, Mim, which was founded in 2015 and is now a subsidiary of the exclusive Scalpers

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Wide-Width Heels Give Plus-Size Women a Leg Up on Fashion

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF Let´s get real: Finding stylish wide-width shoes for plus-size women is no easy task. While there has in recent years been a push for fashion brands to expand size offerings, variety of styles and price points are still very limited. For Jackie Prado, founder of the Chicago-based shoe design house Starwide Accessories Inc., the

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Footwear Expo Set to Open in León, Guanajuato

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS The 86th edition of Sapica, Mexico’s largest footwear and leather goods expo, is set to open at the Poliforum in the central city of León, Guanajuato, on March 8, with more than 2,000 shoe brands participating. León is Mexico’s shoe-making capital, producing about 80 percent of all footwear made in the country. The three-day event, which is

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The Runway Rundown

Sapica Does Its Best To Fill Its Own Shoes By KELIN DILLON Sapica’s 84th edition begins today. Tuesday, March 9, from León, Guanajuato, showcasing the latest and greatest in shoe design from Mexico’s footwear capital in a blended in-person and virtual conference that has adapted to the worldwide covid-19 pandemic. The event will be held, as usual, in Poliforum León,

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Trending Beauty (What’s New, What Works)

MAKE AN IMPRESSION By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS     In today’s anything-goes world of multihued rainbow hair, barely-there transparent catsuits and sky-high heels that can give you altitude sickness, it may seem that it is hard to make a stand-out statement with your attire without investing in a Meghan Markle-worthy tiara or suffering a wardrobe malfunction that bares it all Janet Jackson-style. But while we may

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