American Idol Rocks with Boots from Gothicplus.com
GothicPlus.com is honored to have supplied shoes and boots to American Idol Season 12 contestants. Angie Miller and Kree Harrison have rocked styles by Hades Alternative Footwear and Pleaser USA purchased from online retailer, Gothic Plus for performances on the popular show.
GothicPlus.com got the first call from American Idol women's stylist Nra Kudelkara on April 2, 2013. Nra wanted one of the women finalists to wear the style Raven ankle boots made by Hades Alternative Footwear. GothicPlus.com worked with Hades to get these fabulous boots rushed out to the American Idol stage in time for April 3rd Live Show: "Rock 'n Roll - No Ballads Allowed" with the Final 7 contestants for Season 12. Angie Miller rocked the Raven boots in the show's opening and during her killer performance of the Evanescence hit "Bring Me to Life". Angie's performance was voted one of the top 3 of the night.
The Raven boots have a definite rock star edge with their unique, spinal column 4 inch high chromed heel and 3/4 inch high platform. They have a flaming buckle adjustable strap at top, and lots of silver rivets. Made in eco-friendly black faux leather, they make a definite statement. Angie loved the boots so much, she has worn them for several performances.
Since that first call, American Idol has bought additional styles by Hades as well as Pleaser USA and Ellie Shoes, all brands carried by GothicPlus.com and their sister site, ShoeOodles.com.
Kree Harrison wore the Fascinate 2018 rhinestone encrusted knee high leather boots by Pleaser USA on her April 17, 2013 performance of "She Talks to Angels". This style has a gorgeous rhinestone pattern up the back with a unique, split platform filled to the brim with more rhinestones for true star sparkle. Kree also wore the Fascinate 1011 ankle boots that are just covered in rhinestones with the same, unique split platform heel.
Other styles purchased by American Idol are waiting in the wings for future shows. Those wanting to see and buy them can visit GothicPlus.com and click on the American Idol logo.
About the Brands:
Gothicplus.com and ShoeOodles.com are part of the LABEShops family of stores owned by LAB Enterprises. Based in central Florida, LAB Enterprises works with some of the top manufacturers in the US including Hades, Pleaser and Ellie along with some 80 others. Divided into a number of niche online stores, they make shopping easy with a store devoted to many interests including gothic, new age, spiritual, and mainstream shoes, lingerie and clothing. Their first store, SensualElegance.com launched in 2001 with Pleaser and Ellie both there from the begining.
Hades Alternative Footwear is a beautiful collection of intricately designed shoes and boots for men and women made not only with elegance but a dangerously addictive sex appeal. Originally launched in 2010 as the brand Metropolis, Hades has grown into a well acknowledged designer and manufacturer of provocative heels and sexy footwear with a touch of alternative and designer taste that hasn’t been seen in our new generation of fashion, yet exploding worldwide in popularity. LABEShops has been an authorized dealer for Hades since their launch in 2010! We fell in love with their totally unique shoe styles as soon as we saw them and HAD to carry them! They have been consistently strong sellers for us and we are so happy to see them recognized by American Idol and so many other celebrities. It is always exciting to see what cool new styles they will come up with every year.
Pleaser USA launched in 1993 and manufactures several lines, including Pleaser Day and Night which encompasses the Fascinate line. They feature super sexy, sky high styles as well as costume and even kids shoes. LAB Enterprises has been an authorized dealer for Pleaser since it's launch in 2001 with their Demonia gothic line featured on Gothicplus.com while all lines are included on ShoeOoodles.com.
Ellie Shoes was founded in 2000 and include the popular Bettie Page shoe line as well as others. The Zilla style purchased by American Idol hasn't been used to date, but we expect it will be! LAB Enterprises has been an authorized dealer for Ellie since it's launch in 2001.
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Kree Wears Fascinate Boots from GothicPlus.com on American Idol
Angie Miller Rocks Haven Raven Boots from GothicPlus.com