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The Olympics are in full swing. Show your colors in statement making
UNION JACK Ballet Flat:
The Union Jack is everywhere these days. It is the
ubiquitous symbol of the UK. Iconic British super model, turned designer,
Twiggy, has fashioned it into a stylish ballet flat in three different color
Available at: www.hsn.com, $49.90
Love Ankle Socks:
London has opened its arms to the world and everyone is in
love with this exciting city. Show your love with these adorable socks made of
a comfortable cotton blend.
There is nothing subtle about these elegant slingbacks that
are embellished with a Union Jack design made of shimmering Swarovski crystals.
The shoes are from Gina, creators of luxury footwear for nearly sixty years.
The British company was named for Gina Lollobrigida, founder Mehmet
Kurdashs favorite actress.
Guys can get in on the mania for
all things British with these two-tone, classic, leather boat shoes. The Union
Jack is displayed on the slip resistant, rubber sole.
Root for team USA in these canvas sneakers
inspired by the Stars and Stripes. Enjoy 25% off the regular price now through
August 9, 2012.
Available at: www.keds.com, $45.00
TOMS Stars and
Striped Canvas Shoes :
You are never too young to catch the Olympic spirit. These
distinctive shoes are sized for children and for every pair purchased, TOMS
will donate a pair of shoes to a child in need.
www.neimanmarcus.com, $29.00 to
Flip Flops :
The games of the XXXI Olympiad will be in Rio de Janeiro in
2016. Long before the world gathers in Brazil, you can sport these
quintessential flip flops, decorated with the Brazilian flag. They were
originally designed for the 1998 World Cup.
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