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The best buckled ballet flats for 2024

The best buckled ballet flats for 2024

As Fashion Month draws to a close, we’ve been taking our style inspiration from the shows and attendees. As trends become apparent and we begin thinking about our new season wardrobe, there’s one piece we’ve seen everywhere: the buckled ballet flat. The OG was, of course, Ganni’s buckle ballerinas. It’s no secret that the Scandi brand hits the nail on the head with its footwear, and this is no exception. Its highly coveted shoe puts an edgy spin on the classic style, with its buckles, square toe and slingback heel. As a result of such high demand, they now come in a variety of colours. It comes as no surprise that other brands have spotted this sell-out style and have created other iterations of it. In an array of colours, styles and price points, this is one shoe trend you need in your new season wardrobe. Aesthetic: We combed through cult favourite websites in order to find the best styles of the buckled ballerina flats. We found pieces to hopefully suit a variety of tastes, …

Bluesky buckled following Twitter/X’s announcement about the end of blocks

Bluesky buckled following Twitter/X’s announcement about the end of blocks

Twitter, er X, competitor Bluesky buckled following Elon Musk’s announcement that X will no longer support the “block” function in favor of mutes only. Users on Bluesky were seeing issues with slow load times and the occasional error message when trying to load posts. Images and graphics were also slow to load. In addition, the site’s status page indicates an issue affecting performance is currently being investigated. The company has often had to deal with the influx of users when Twitter announces a particularly unwelcome change, and that could be the case here — though the Bluesky team has not yet confirmed what’s causing the issues at hand or whether the timing is coincidental. However, data from a source that leverages the Bluesky API to track new user registrations indicates that the decentralized social media platform has seen 5616 new registrations in the past 24 hours, compared with 536 in the 24 hours preceding this. So it could be that more people suddenly cashed in their invite codes. Image Credits: twexit.nl (opens in a new …