The Thrill of the Heel

By Allison O'Connor and E & J’s Designer Shoe Outlet Present “The Thrill of the Heel” Benefiting Homeward Bound

Women are invited to shop for shoes and socialize for a wonderful cause.


Ready to put your best foot forward in the name of charity? On October 23rd, will be joining forces with E & J’s Designer Shoe Outlet in Scottsdale to present “The Thrill of the Heel,” an incredible evening of shopping, a runway show, prizes, wine tastings, and more, with 20% of the proceeds from all shoe sales being donated to Homeward Bound, the Arizona-based charity aiding families with children affected by domestic violence and homelessness.

“The Thrill of the Heel” will also offer one lucky party-goer the chance to become E & J’s newest leg model for print and web campaigns; auditions will be held during the runway show. In addition, shoppers can enter raffles to win prizes like the SMW Swag Bag while sampling fine wines and nibbling gourmet hors d’oeuvres. Guests can also bid on select charity items like the Ah Ring from, a 14k white gold stunner adorned with sparkling diamonds designed for single-and-proud gals; proceeds from the auction will also benefit Homeward Bound.

Event Details and Highlights:

Event Location: E & J’s Designer Shoe Outlet, Pima Crossing Shopping Center, 8666 E. Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ
Date: Thursday, October 23, 2008
Time: 6:30pm-9pm

RSPV: Required for event and runway auditions at: