Massimiliano Giornetti, creative director of Salvatore Ferragamo, revisited the house’s iconic model, the “Rainbow” sandals – the symbol of the house since 1938 when Ferragamo first came up with the so famous by now design. Shiny leather, architectural lines, metallic leather heels, gold and silver mixed together – a pair of shoes we completely fell in love with. How about you? Related articles Salvatore Ferragamo to Toast 100 Years in Hollywood 6 Fall Fashion Trends To Look Out For 20 […]
I always loved shoes but with the new Casadei collection for Resort 2016 my love for them just grew up to the stars – the colour palette, inspired by the delicious Ladurée macarons is absolutely beautiful – pumps, butterfly cutout sandals (also available in flats), Swarovski crystals – Super sweet!
British designer, Sophia Webster, created, in collaboration with the most famous doll brand on the planet, Barbie, a fun limited edition collection. “Creating a shoe collection for Barbie has always been my dream project, but getting to be a part of her embracing flats for the first time made it extra exciting, and deeply personal,” Webster told Vogue UK. “I love that this concept strikes a balance between dreams and reality – the idea of getting Barbie in some hi-tops and setting her loose in East London instantly […]
Moda Operandi hosts a cool trunk show, ending March 20, where you can put your hands on the stunning Rochas shoes, from the Autumn/Winter 2015 collection – straight from the Parisian catwalk, this model comes in three versions ( lacquered shades of burgundy and khaki ), with an intricate thick and very stable heel richly decorated with beads as if covered with sea anemones. Leather soles, thin strap and a miniature buckle at the ankle, exotic leather – all to […]
GIO DIEV is a sculptural footwear collection uniting futuristic designs with timeless luxury. Elegant simplicity, architectural precision and attention to high quality are the key elements of the brand. Sophisticated silhouettes come to life with the finest Italian craftsmanship and a unique creative process. Fluid lines and unexpected detailing create a look that is sensual yet powerful. A childhood spent at his mother’s shoe store in Sofia made ‘shoes’ the natural choice of creative medium. His eye for luxury was shaped […]
The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, prepares an extraordinary exhibition for the summer fashion of 2015, and the main characters will be SHOES: Pleasure and Pain. The exhibition will take visitors on a cultural journey, from ancient Egypt to nowadays, with more than 200 pairs of historic and contemporary shoes from around the world on display, some for the first time. Dramatic shapes, head spinning high heels, developments in footwear technology. “Shoes are one of the most telling aspects of dress,” […]
Sometimes the best thing about getting dressed is what goes on your feet, and sometimes the whole look begins to build up right from them, your fabulous pair of shoes. Ladies, from what the trends for Spring 2015 look like you won’t be able to stop at only one pair of shoes, not even close. Check out below the statement shoes for Spring ’15 and start planning your outfits.
Sneakers on the runway! We’ve seen that before, but according to Alexander Wang sneakers aren’t going anywhere, quite the contrary, they are very much “IN”. The designer used the sporty shoes as a leitmotif for his new Spring collection. Here is what to expect for next spring, some really fabulous high heels inspired by the Nike Air Woven, signed Alexander Wang.
British designer, Gareth Pugh, presented a capsule collection of shoes for the brand Melissa. Nowadays it is quite difficult for someone to surprise, but Gareth Pugh masterfully managed to do that – he began his career at the age of 14 and since then his creations turned the woman into an art object. His mark is commercially successful, and therefore, we have a rare example of a designer who manages to assert his view on fashion without detriment the income. […]
Ironic, luxurious and bright – the accessories from the Cruise 2015 collection Chanel, dedicated to Dubai Last May the fashionable public applauded once again the fantasy of Karl Lagerfeld – immediately after the end of the Dubai show, the enthusiastic reviews poured in abundance. We’ll long remember bright patterns, pearls and plenty of gold – the charming can bags won’t be soon forgotten, side by side with the classical Chanel models, the clothes which seemed to be created on a nomadic loom, […]
There are shoes that resemble jewellery, and Nicholas Kirkwood, for the Resort 2015 Collection, was having a blast mixing bold colours, metallic finishes, adding pearls to his extraordinary pieces, graphic black and gold options, lace – all in the name of luxury and elegance.
Pier Paolo Piccioli and Maria Grazia Chiuri, the designers of Valentino, exploit the Mexican culture and famous painter Frida Kahlo’s art for the brand’s Resort 2015 collection, where we see graphic and multicoloured designs – an explosion of colour and energy, with folkloric motifs and exotic inspiration.
“Resort means nothing. Who buys clothes exclusively for going to a resort?” asked Oscar de la Renta at his presentation, in New York, of the 2015 Resort Collection. And, indeed, who does that, especially when, buying Oscar de la Renta means shopping for pieces of an ageless elegance, youthful spirit and timeless sophistication.
The world’s famous designer, photographer and artist, Karl Lagerfeld has collaborated with a variety of fashion and art related projects – this time he created a capsule collection for Melissa, and its the second time in a row that he does it for the brand. For the Fall/Winter 2014.15 collection he designed five different models of shoes, inspired by himself, in bright colours – each pair is a masterpiece, and with The World Cup going on this year, he embellished […]
In September, Karl Lagerfeld‘s sneakers will become a reality in the stores all over the world. Coming from the Spring/Summer 2014 collection, Lagerfeld, with its humour, power and creativity, changed the written laws, combining exquisite couture garments with sportive elements – the reinvented sneakers – that from its classic materials kept only a thick rubber sole, printed with the Chanel famous logo, the double C. The attention to detail and the luxurious materials dedicated to a shoe with a very […]
The new Fall/Winter 2014.15 collection of Gianvito Rossi got a very specific theme – Western Style – we see contrast piping, large leather stitching, ankle boots. All elements of the cowboy style, translated in a very chic and fashionable way, of course. Here are fifteen of the most distinctive and beautiful pairs from the collection.
Designers often find inspiration in the culture of the exotic countries and use their traditional ornaments and embroidery in their collections. So, the British designer Nicholas Kirkwood based his Summer 2014 mini capsule collection of shoes, on the Mexican geometric drawings. The collection includes three items – a pair of pumps, sandals and espadrilles – inspired by the Mexican spirit, with bright embroidery, ideal for the summer season, that you can either take them with you on vacation and wear […]
Miuccia Prada inspired her latest collection by one of the art movements of the seventies, built on the interest in Art Deco, and has created a very beautiful line in which we saw a lot of chiffon dresses, fancy fur and graphic prints. All this perfectly complement with the sandals and boots with platform resembling art objects. White, red and black models are designed in a minimalist style and platforms with reliefs – in the collection there are several models with […]
Casadei offers a new collection of elegant shoes designed with an original curved heel. We are used to vertiginous heels and aggressive pumps of the iconic label – this time we see a smaller hight in the “Flute” collection for Spring- Summer 2014. Some of the pairs come in powdery-pink and body-beige, but the collection offers also bright colors and print. The models can be ordered online at Farfetch.com.
Chanel presented its Cruise 2015 Collection in Dubai, and now we get a closer look to the accessories that Karl Lagerfeld created for us – we see satin slippers, small “glass” heels, of course couldn’t miss the pearl clutches, with floral accents and gold shades – luxury at its most. But the most talked about item is the quilted petrol can bag, a fashionable accessory, an homage to the country’s biggest wealth. Here is the Chanel Resort 2015 Accessories collection.
Jimmy Choo prepares for the launch of a new service – the made-to-measure – that, until now, was given only to the red carpet celebrities, will be also available for their other clients, starting from May 19, in Jimmy Choo Paris boutiques, in the avenue Montaigne and rue Saint-Honoré. It’s a first for the British company and models that can be customised are Anouk, Lance, Xenie and Tite. Personalization service Jimmy Choo, from Monday May 19 in French Jimmy Choo boutiques. 34 avenue Montaigne, Paris 8th and 376 rue Saint-Honoré, […]
Charlotte Olympia opened her very first flagshipstore in Miami and the place she chose for that is the city’s Bal Harbour. With boutiques in New York and Beverly Hills, the 100m² shop has been designed to suit Charlotte Olympia’s retro designs and pin-up style. To celebrate the opening of her new shopping space she created a capsule collection of summer shoes and clutches, available exclusively from her new Miami store. Charlotte Olympia boutique, Bal Harbour Shops, 9700 Collins Avenue Suite […]
Italian shoe label Giuseppe Zanotti is celebrating its 20th year by creating four capsule collection, all gold, inspired by his iconic shoes over the years. The first one to be unveiled, on June 15, is “Jewel ” featuring six pairs of gold flat sandals, with a piece of jewellery in the centre for most of them, being a revisited collection created previously for the Kanye West Spring/Summer 2012 runaway. Feminine and gorgeous as every shoe designed by the brand, “Jewel ” […]
The footwear collections for this spring suggest architectural shoes – flowing lines and sharp angles, distorted proportions and high-tech materials, cool colors, combinations of mirror and matte leather types. The Fendi sandals and the Pierre Hardy ankle boots are among my favourites. But i can’t ignore the Dior pumps either. I think i actually just love all of them.
The name of the brand is Giannico and the designer is Nicolò Beretta. Beretta is only 18 years old, a bit “crazy” as he declares and has no experience or studies in fashion – everything came to him from a high sense of art, innovation, style and instinct. The brand was born in January 2013, in Sydney, but already made an impact. About the brand : “Giannico’s creations are always very abstract, it’s like wearing a dream or a piece of art.“ About […]
Let me introduce you to the cult French brand Pre-Fall 2014 collection – Christian Louboutin. Classic pumps, sandals, ankle boots and high boots are made in the most unexpected colors and materials. The evening black patent leather sandals are perfect for a cocktail party, and the pumps with floral pattern for autumn walks. The red and black suede ankle boots with thin straps are ideal for jeans. The brightest models in the collection are the boots with animalic prints ( tiger […]
In November last year, Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli‘s collection was presented at the opening of Valentino flagship boutique in Shanghai. The Spring/Summer 2014 capsule collection shows a lot of red, but despite this, it can not be called monotonous – there are leopard prints and floral motifs, patent leather, lace and fur. The accessories – of different shades, from scarlet to burgundy – perfectly complemented the luxurious dresses and the feminine coat. The bulky bags and compact decorated […]
Louis Vuitton Summer 2014 collection includes dresses and bags, shoes and swimsuits, shorts and blouses in delicate pastel shades, which can hold more than one week on the shores of the sea – to admire the sunsets and sunrises, to enjoy your cocktail and conversation with the guests who come to the party by the pool. Canvas print and leather handbags, neat espadrilles, branded beach towels and spectacular swimwear – all screams tranquility and luxury. For the entire summer collection the […]
The decision to head to the Jimmy Choo boutique for a pair of shoes for your wedding seems clear and logical – if pumps and sandals of this brand reign on the red carpet, then on the way to the altar they will be more than appropriate. This spring in the stores there will be an extensive collection of footwear and accessories especially for brides in snow white, ivory and champagne for the clutches – also ornate with sequins, crystals […]
For Spring/Summer 2014, American brand Opening Ceremony has launched a capsule collection inspired by twelve emblematic paintings by surrealist Belgian artist René Magritte, available in May. For the new collection they called in names like Birkenstock, Manolo Blahnik – that created an exclusive pair of stilettos – and Vans.
Miuccia Prada and her design team reinvented the classic shoes for the Miu Miu Fall Winter 2014 season. She proposes delicate and simple shapes decorated with lug soles and a utility heel. Miuccia – visionary as always.
For the Burberry Prorsum RTW Fall 2014 collection, Christopher Bailey – apparently he will be raised to the position of CEO of the brand – combined the digital age that we are living with the art of handmade for every accessory has a human touch.“Everyone was hand-painting in the studio. Every time someone would finish a bag, we’d go, ‘Ahh! That’s amazing!’ ” said the designer.
At the Saint Laurent Spring/Summer show we saw a lot of glitter, black leather, transparent tops and graphic prints in rock style. The mood was the same for the footwear – shoes and boots on a “cat” heels – made in a variety of colors and materials , but always referred to the images of the ’70s rock stars. Colorful leopard patent leather, metal spikes and glitter – Hedi Slimane masterfully combined the elements of the collection – luxury and punk. The […]
The designers of the legendary cult brand Manolo Blahnik, for the new season seem to have surpassed themselves: a variety of colors and shapes , heels and straps , prints and applications in the current collection. For those of you who have already completed the wardrobe with neutral pairs of Manolo shoes , you should pay attention to the richly decorated or just very bright coloured shoes and sandals that the brand proposes for the new season. Lovers of minimalism […]
Britton – is Kurt Geiger’s signature model, named after East London’s ‘Britton Street’, where the design studio of the brand is based. These classic shoes are made in Florence – a city that is famous by now for its high quality masters and best factories of shoes production. Kurt Geiger has made a film showing the process of creating the iconic shoes, so you can experience the atmosphere of the Florentine workshop and the craftsmanship of the shoemakers. The shoes […]
By now, for the new season, is almost impossible to imagine a collection of Christian Louboutin shoes without spikes. At first they were made of metal, decorating the clothing and footwear of musicians who play in the style of black-metal. However, this time that strange item finally lost all its aggression. On the background of the snow-white nappa leather, plastic colourful spikes crowded on the shoes and the other accessories giving instantly the idea of a child’s play – or […]