The italian Gaetano Perrone is the chief designer for shoes and accessories for Alexander McQueen, He also collaborated with brands like Dior, Emanuel Ungaro, Sergio Rossi, Salvatore Ferragamo and others. This capsule collection for CORSOCOMO that Gaetano does it’s not the first one. But all of them are focus on qualities that Gaetano values in women most : strength , sensuality and sophistication. His latest collection for CORSOCOMO turned feminine, modern and seductive, provocative. The designer has built it on […]
Coming soon in Comme des Garçons stores and online stores around the world a capsule collection of sneakers and running shoes, created by Rei Kawakubo especially for Converse. This is the third collaboration between the Japanese brand and Converse. One pair will cost 130 $ – 140 $ .
Now that the Cannes Film Festival is in full swing the shoes are precious and festive.Whether patent, lace-up or studded with diamante and sequins, these shoes are show-stopping in themselves. Finished with delicate ankle straps and razor sharp, towering heels, they are the best accessory you need to shine on every red carpet this summer!
Before he became a shoe designer, Giuseppe Zanotti worked as a DJ during the 80s club scene. This seems to explain the designer’s preternatural knack for sneaker design. “It started as an experiment, a bit for fun, while doing design exercises with Kanye West but in the end it proved to be a hit,” mused the Italian designer. ”Our couture sneakers carry all the Giuseppe Zanotti signature elements: glamour, aggressive and still super feminine look, quality of leathers, care for details and […]
The first collection of women’s shoes by Alexander Siradekiana was called “My Way”. The russian designer expressed his idea of the ideal women’s shoes: natural beauty sought to emphasize women’s feet and decorate it as much as possible without sacrificing comfort. Alexander preferred the classical forms and traditional materials: patent leather, suede, velvet, lace .
Charlotte Olympia has teamed with the jewelry designer Tom Binns to launch a limited-edition capsule shoe collection . The collection of shoes and bags will be exclusively available at charlotteolympia.com as well as at the Charlotte Olympia Mayfair and Manhattan stores from May 2. photo by courtesy photo
“Dreamy but realistic, masculine but terribly sophisticated, Amélie Pichard makes shoes in her image : timeless, quite surreal, glamorous but fitted to everyday life.” – Amélie describes herself in her bio. A.P. combines vintage inspiration with modern shapes and materials to create a collection that for sure will attract attention .
This season’s sporty trend answers your call for sartorially sophisticated sneakers with a masterful mix of textures—nubuck, metallic leather, mesh, snake, and salmon craft these sneakers with eye-catching appeal.
For the next cold season,the bags and the shoes will be “warmed up” with fur,feathers,beading,chains and al sorts of fabulous textures. Nothing to worry about there is something for everybody… The forecast for the next season is “hot”! images via wwd.com
Richard Braqo was the first ever recipient of the Cesare Paciotti Accessories Award for shoe design at Parsons School of Design in 2009 after which he went on to collaborate with Paciotti on a collection that sold in New York to Saks and Barney’s launching at Vogues Fashion Night Out. Since then, Brako has gone on to work with the likes of Ikram Goldman, Glamour Magazine’s Suze Yalof Schwartz and Acne studios with previous stints at Helmut Lang and Zegna. Brako’s […]
Fall’s shoes are ultra-feminine and utterly cool, showing up in sexy single-sole booties, pointy-toe flats and ankle boots. “Materials are going to be incredibly important. What’s new and fresh is clean, pristine and very upscale-looking. I’ve [also] seen a lot of pony hair and high polished leather.” — Brooke Jaffe, fashion accessories director, Bloomingdale’s Christian Louboutin’s metallic leather corset bootie oozes sophisticated sex appeal: Pour La Victoire’s embossed croco boot with buckle trim is simple and sophisticated — the season’s […]
Designer Charlotte Olympia re-interprets her Dolly shoe by taking inspiration from the great painters of the Twentieth century for Neiman Marcus and Art Basel Miami. Charlotte Olympia hired British artist, photography and body art painter Boyarde Messenger to reinterpret the works of Pablo Picasso, Howard Hodgkin, Vincent Van Gogh, Jackson Pollock, Roy Lichtenstein and Piet Mondrian on her signature Dolly Pumps. Boyarde hand-painted 100 pairs for the Neiman Marcus Charlotte Olympia project. source Ifitshipitshere.com If you wanna see the artist […]
Brian Atwood Altuzarra Valentino Majoral Ancient Greek Sandals for Marios Schwab Nancy Gonzalez Charlotte Olympia Armenta RED Valentino Maison Martin Margiela Roger Vivier Alexander McQueen 3.1 Phillip Lim Chloé Photographs by Nigel Cox for Begdorf Goodman
Marc Jacobs Diane von Furstenberg Chanel Fendi Mizuki McQ Alexander McQueen Manolo Blahnik Saint Laurent Tod’s Judith Leiber Sydney Evan Dior Christian Louboutin Gucci Fendi Photographs by Nigel Cox for Begdorf Goodman
René Caovilla Manolo Blahnik Jason Wu Khirma Elizazov Pour La Victoire Tabitha Simmons Stuart Weitzman MARC by Marc Jacobs Isabel Marant Givenchy Prada Saint Laurent Photographs by Nigel Cox for Begdorf Goodman
“I have always liked court shoes, especially with thin, high heels,” said Mr. Blahnik. ”Suddenly, two years later it was the most successful shoe! The beauty of the BB is that it can be worn at any time, anywhere, in any color and any material. It is so versatile!” Reintroduced in 2009, Mr. Blahnik designed this classic pump as the antithesis of everything else people were wearing at the time – over-designed, over-accessorized, heavy shoes. He wanted something simple, sleek, […]
For fall 2013, British footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood takes an innovative step forward. Zigzag motifs emblazon pointed pumps, while geometric bijoux punctuates spindly stilettos. From color-blocked to blocked heels, each shoe stands for unparalleled style. source modaoperandi.com
Alexander McQueen: Valentino: Chanel: Saint Laurent: Paco Rabanne: Givenchy: celine: Acne: Dior: Lanvin: Rochas: Balenciaga: Dolce&Gabbana: Prada: Gucci: Tom Ford: Mary Katrantzou: Louis Vuitton: Calvin Klein: Proenza Schouler: Jason Wu: Prabal Gurung: 3.1 Phillip Lim: Narciso Rodriguez: Rodarte: Marc Jacobs: Photos By Go Runway
I can’t find my words in front of these creations. They are unique art pieces in wearable form. And if there’s still someone out there that doubt the art status of fashion , Charkviani is another great example that there is art in fashion and better yet , weareable art! Charkviani is the directional shoe label from London based design duo, Tengiz Chketiani and Jennefer Osterhoudt. With over 15 years’ experience designing for internationally renowned brands, they have worked […]
Christian Louboutin expanded on the popular Pigalle 120 pump by raising the vamp and slenderizing and lifting the heel for a more secure fit. Longchamp’s creative director Sophie Delafontaine was inspired by interior designers like David Hicks for this graphic poppy print on bags. Chanel hat designer Laetitia Crahay of Maison Michel showed a perfected female fedora with a wider brim and white paint-splattered feathers. Whether bought singularly or as a group, Marie-Hélène de Taillac’s rings came […]
Inspired by the glamorous poolside culture of the Thirties and Forties, Aurélie Bidermann re-created ivory using traditional Bakelite techniques for pieces such as this tusk necklace. Alessandra Lanvin of Aperlai used a bone motif for graphic and colorful shoes. Cesare Paciotti designer Marco Calcinaro’s lineup of sexy shoes packed a punch of sophistication as seen in this pale pink suede pump with sword hardware detail. Known for collections full of whimsy, Charlotte Olympia explored the world of […]