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!
“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, […]
What is it about women and shoes? According to Dr. Valerie Steele, the director and chief curator of The Museum at FIT and the author of Shoes: A Lexicon of Style (among many other fashion books), the fixation dates back to Cinderella and her glass slippers. But that doesn’t necessarily explain women’s willingness to defy death, gravity, and blisters with the super-stacked platforms and needle-thin spikes of modern day. Shoe Obsession, The Museum at FIT’s upcoming exhibition (which, running from February 8 through April 13, was […]
Written by Adriane Jamison Theres Alexandersson peeks seductively through foliage in the garden for Alberto Badalamenti‘s shoot for Viktor Magazine. Andrej Skok styles the leggy blonde in sexy swimwear by Agent Provocateur to highlight sky-high heels and boots by Giuseppe Zanotti, Versace, Prada, and more in a shoot that will make those who love shoes (and feet) excited.