Winter boots shown on ABC7 News at 11 a.m.

January 5, 2010 10:03:57 AM PST
Nicole Jones, the owner of Sensual Steps shoe salon, talks to ABC 7 about her favorite boots. 'The Shoe Professa' will appear on ABC's TV show Shark Tank on Friday, January 29, 2010. Her book, called "Dare to Walk in My Shoes," is available at her shop.

BOOTS SHOWN ON ABC7: All available at Sensual Steps, located at 4518 S. Cottage Grove and at

  • Manufacturer: Furry Boots (Insulated for warmth)
    Color: Leopard Black
    Price: $65.00 on sale for $59.00.
  • Manufacturer: Furry Boots (Insulated for warmth)
    Color: Camel
    Price: $65.00 on sale for $59.00.
  • Manufacturer: Luichiny - Annabella Sweater Boot
    Color: Tan Leather and Cream Sweater Material
    Price: $99.00 on sale for $65.00
  • Manufacturer: Pierre Dumas - Rainboot
    Color: Leopard
    Price: $35.00 on sale for $22.50
  • Manufacturer: Bare Paw - Furry Boetis Boot
    Color: Black, Lined with Sheep Hair and Sherling
    Price: $130.00.
  • Manufacturer: Luichiny Caliente - Jump Lane
    Color: Brown
    Price: $115.00 on sale for $75.00

    ABOUT SHARK TANK: Shark Tank premiered on ABC in Aug 2009. It is a reality show that features aspiring entrepreneurs who can pitch their breakthrough business concepts, products, properties and services to moguls in hopes of landing investment funds. If selected, five real-life, tough investors could be willing to part with their own cash and give the entrepreneurs the funding needed to jumpstart their idea. But the investors, also known as Sharks, aren't just out to invest; they too have a goal - to own a piece of the next big idea.

    The show returns Friday, Jan 8th airing five new shows all during the month of January. Nicole should have the air date of her episode soon. Here is a link to the show's site:

    ABOUT "DARE TO WALK IN MY SHOES": Nationally known Marketing Guru and Lecturer, Nicole Jones takes readers on a journey of her personal trials and tribulations starting and growing a successful business venture. While reading Dare to Walk in My Shoes" readers are motivated and educated on how to build their dream business. Along the way, The Shoe Profess provides guidance and tips that gives her readers the drive to push through their fear of failure.

    Jones' key message in the book is simple, yet powerful. " You have the power inside of yourself to change the completer dynamics of your life," says Jones. She illustrates how to recognize the power then how to use it.

    All the odds were against this young African American woman who grew up on the south side of Chicago with nothing more that integrity and the drive to succeed. Though surrounded by poverty and despair, she refused to settle for less. Armed with the belief that everyone has a preordained purpose, she stepped out on faith to become and "Ordinary Woman, Doing Extraordinary Things."

    ABOUT NICOLE JONES: Highly-inspired Nicole Jones aka "The Shoe Professa", is the founder of Sensual Steps, Inc. As chairman and founder Nicole has unearthed one of her many great talents - seeking out beautiful, sensual and unique shoes that women can feel proud about wearing. Having discovered a demographic that was fashionable, yet underexposed, and unrepresented in the Bronzeville community. Nicole Jones passionately educates Chicago fashionistas about current shoe news, trends and updates. "The Shoe Professa" also travels the country empowering women with the simple concept that "A simple pair of shoes can change how a woman feels". She specializes in finding the right pair of shoes for every type of woman, and for every style of woman. She motivates, encourages and empowers women one shoe at a time.