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22/06/2018

In Store This June

In Store This June Find out all the latest news and events that have been happening throughout our stores this month. “Tiny Feet Have Arrived At Shrewsbury” This month, Tash from our Shrewsbury store welcomed a new addition to her family with the arrival of little baby Sienna Lucie! We’d like to wish Tash a massive congratulations from everyone at Charles Clinkard.     “Handbag Donations In Teesside” This month we donated some handbags to Stockton Cricket Club’s ‘handbag hill’ in support of the British Heart Foundation. To find out more about... Read More

20/06/2018

Easy Campfire Cakes For Your Campfires and BBQ’s This Summer!

Campfire Cakes Cosied up around a campfire or BBQ with friends and a few drinks this summer? What more could you ask for? Well.. Possibly something sweet and delicious that everyone will love. Perhaps a deliciously warm chocolate cake with molten chocolate chunks oozing from within, and a slight orange infusion? All you need is your favourite cake mixture (we are opting for chocolate cake, you can either use a ready-made mix from the supermarket or mix one yourself), foil and a bag of oranges. Oh and spoons! Method To make each... Read More

08/06/2018

Rose Tinted Style

Rose Tinted Style This season it’s all about irresistible rose shades… Pictured above: Peter Kaiser Pura, Caprice Cosmic, Hotter Hannah. Pictured above: Rieker Camilla, Superga Cotu, Gabor Hyacinth. Pictured above: Peter Kaiser Lanelle and Alana. SHOP THE TREND NOW

08/06/2018
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Marvel X Clarks Kids: Join Earth’s Mightiest Team!

Marvel X Clarks Kids: Greater Together Assemble. Stand as one. You can achieve great things when you work together. Introducing Marvel X Clarks Kids. A brand new and exclusive collection that celebrates strength in unity by capturing the spirit of earth’s mightiest heroes. Designed to empower kids by liberating movement through comfort for everyday adventures.   IRON MAN Iron Man’s strong and dynamic powers are a force to be reckoned with. His iconic collection reflects his identity through gold detail, red suedes and exclusive patterned materials. Super cushioned soles protect... Read More

25/05/2018

Its National Wine Day. Here are the basics of this classic beverage

Here at Charles Clinkard, we love wine! Mainly in the form of rich, full-bodied leather heels, boots and sandals, but seeing as its National Wine Day today, we thought we would refresh ourselves on the fundamentals of the several thousand-year-old alcoholic beverage. Wine is produced when yeast consumes the naturally occurring sugars in grapes (as well as a few other sources) and converts it into alcohol. The grapes are not your usual supermarket-shelf fruit, rather (most commonly used) the European species Vitis Vinifera (literally meaning Wine Grapes), of which there are... Read More

23/05/2018
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Spotlight on Sandals: Fundamental Flats

  With the extensive range on offer at Charles Clinkard, there’s a sandal style to suit every occasion this season. These are the 5 key questions to ask when investing in a new pair.   1. Would you rather: show off your new polished pedi or protect your toes this summer? Both key factors when sandal shopping. Toni Pons Etna in silver will compliment any bold polish, the tan Pikolinos Vanity shielding toes from scuffing while still providing much-needed ventilation! 2. Will your upcoming social calendar require minimal or glam... Read More

23/05/2018

In Store This May 2018

In Store This May Find out all the latest news and events that have been happening throughout our stores this month. “Royal Wedding Fever At Meadowhall” The team at our Meadowhall store got into the spirit of celebrating the royal wedding last weekend!   “Birthday Celebrations At York” Sue from our York store celebrated her 50th Birthday this month and we’d like to wish her a very happy birthday! Sue has been assistant manager at York for the past 14 years and is a valued member of the company. We... Read More

18/05/2018

Style File: Royal Weddings

Royal Wedding Style File As we patiently wait for the latest Royal Wedding we take a step back in time to look at Royal Weddings from the past… “The Queen and Prince Phillip” Queen Elizabeth II married the Duke of Edinburgh at Westminster Abbey in November 1947. The Queen wore a dress by the Court Designer that had a 13 feet star-patterned bridal train.   “Queen Victoria and Prince Albert” Queen Victoria married Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha on 10 February, 1840 at Chapel Royal at St. James’s Palace... Read More

17/05/2018

Enhance Every Day

ENHANCE EVERY DAY SHOES WITH THE NEW DESIGN DETAIL OF CHOICE… The trendy trimming updating this season’s wardrobe essentials is not just for ballerinas. Ribbons add a girly and playful twist to classic girl’s and women’s styles. Here’s a tip; either buy shoes already featuring the lavish addition, or add them to your favourite pair yourself! Customise Casuals The minimal Gabor Wright women’s casual suede lace ups have been enhanced with chunky ribbon laces and gold metal eyelets, adding interest to the simplest of outfits. Add Fun to Formals Statement ribbon... Read More

11/05/2018
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Say ‘I Do’ To Your Dream Wedding Shoes

Say ‘I Do’ To Your Dream Wedding Shoes Say I do to your new sole mates… While they may be hidden beneath your wedding dress, your wedding shoes will literally be walking you down the aisle making finding the perfect pair an important part of planning your big day. It is important to remember that you could be wearing your wedding shoes for up to 12 hours so comfort and practicality should also factor into your decision making. Luckily, we have a wide range of beautiful shoes from fabulous brands... Read More

11/05/2018
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Brand Focus: FLY London

Brand Focus: FLY London FLY London give their designers one brief: ‘Go where the inspiration takes you!’ This freedom of design definitely shows in their unique and unconventional range of shoes. Fly London shoes are instantly recognizable thanks to their innovative design and creative use of colour offering something new and individual that can not be found elsewhere on the high street. As well as their varied styles, Fly London also use a wide range of materials to give their shoes new and exciting appearances from dinky round toe shapes... Read More

10/05/2018
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Golf Shoes Buying Guide

Golf shoes buying guide: How to choose the best golf shoes for you Buying a new pair of golf shoes isn’t always easy, as there are so many designs on the market, all of which come in different materials and with a selection of spike options. This means that the process can be overwhelming for keen golfers and beginners alike. To help you out, we’ve put together this guide to buying golf shoes, which covers everything you need to consider while you’re shopping, and how you can ensure you choose... Read More