Style Your Life

“I started [#ShesGotSoleXO] with the intent to showcase women who love sneakers while creating a platform for them to let readers know what it’s like to walk in their shoes. We are constantly being put down for being unfeminine whether it’s how we dress, the activities we engage in, right down to our shoe choices. […]

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Passing Under to Get Over

“Empowerment is a lot of things, but it’s really finding that strength. Finding your own strength, that’s it really…finding your strength through whatever and feeling that burning fire within, that’s what empowerment is to me. That burning flame inside that makes you want to keep going.” ~Lesley What’s the best way to tie shoelaces? Yes, […]

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Promenade Perspective

“The mental aspect of any game is special because you can’t see what goes through an athlete’s head. I particularly love softball (and baseball) because they’re so mentally driven and they’re not just games. They’re really lessons in life playing out on a field.” ~Natalie Stoberman Promenade Perspective! At this “point” (as in viewpoint, play […]

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Loving the Love

Get love, give love! This week @she.lace decided to repost some Instagram posts that have used the hashtag #shelace. We appreciate the love… & we appreciate, being able to show we’re appreciative.  We believe wholeheartedly in the movement we’re part of, and it’s always reassuring to have genuine support. As she.lace co-founder Kiah Welsh delicately […]

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Documenting Determination

Find out how Nayani is embarking on this journey of reclaiming and celebrating her culture through her own lens.

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Heiress to Progression

“When you’re a heiress you think about the legacy that has been passed down to you, and the obligation that you have to continue, honour and uphold it…One of the things that stands out the most to me is the predecessors in my family, the women that I look up to, are very strong independent […]

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Honest Bargain

“I think for a lot of people, shopping at Honest Ed’s probably felt empowering… they could find affordable necessities for their home and family, but at a special place. As someone who didn’t grow up with a ton of money, going to Honest Ed’s made me feel comfortable and welcome because it was this place […]

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History in the Making

“The history books will say she.lace strived to empower girls and women through their love for sneakers. It will document how we challenged to make space for women in an environment that, traditionally, excluded and overlooked them. It will say that she.lace displayed the importance of providing positive examples of inspirational women, so that ladies […]

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Studying for Greatness

  “Women’s empowerment is a network of women supporting and lifting one another up. It’s about being a leader. It’s about rising above and showing that “you can” when others say “you can’t.” It’s about being fierce in any situation!” ~Kiah Welsh, she.lace co-founder COMN 1310, SOSC 4040, ANTH 3370, EDUC 3592, MATH 1013, MUSI […]

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Flexing on Life

“As women we get bogged down with so many extra stresses, I find. There’s the idea that we need to look a certain way because of the way social media works. There’s the idea that our bodies need to do certain things, that we need to believe certain things and act certain ways. And yoga […]

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