by Jeffrey Slonim
Despite the strides toward more comfortable attire that women have made in recent years, if they want to tower over the red carpet in four-inch heels, agony remains a given. In fact, running to all the parties during Oscar week, even my feet were killing me, and I'm a guy (who, unlike Jared Leto in Dallas Buyers Club, sticks to flats). To investigate just how painful spiky heels really are during the awards' season finale marathon--including at the Academy Awards, the QVC Red Carpet Style event, the Fiji Water's Spirit Independent Awards, Perrier Jouet and MAC cocktails for Women in Hollywood, Essence
magazine's Black Women in Hollywood lunch, and the Fiji and Moet Dinner for Sony Oscar nominees--we asked: How will your feet feel at midnight?
Jaime King: "Honey, my shoes are going to be off my feet at midnight. They already hurt. My knees are killing me. Oh, my Gosh, I never wear heels, only on the red carpet."
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