Kenzo x Vans 2012 Summer Collection

Kenzo and Vans announce a series of new collections for summer 2012. There will be three installments of products set to hit stores in May, June and July.

Christian Louboutin 20th Anniversary Collection

Christian Louboutin has launched a Capsule collection to celebrate the brands 20th anniversary. The collection includes twenty pairs of shoes and six bags. The French creator has shown his sense of humor by including a “Pilule” bag shaped as an actual capsule. Giving a new meaning to the term doctor’s bag, the shiny blue and … Continued

Roger Vivier to Introduce Kids’ Line

French shoe label Roger Vivier has revealed the launch of a mini-me footwear line, following the increasing popularity of designer childrenswear. The French footwear label will introduce a line called Roger Vivier – Jeune Fille, or, in English, Roger Vivier – Girl, to its international stores in March. The line will be a reworking of … Continued

Manolo Blahnik opening Liberty store

Manolo Blahnik has announced a deal for British department store Liberty to sell his footwear as of spring 2012. The UK currently only has one exclusive outlet at the designer’s store on Old Church Street in London’s exclusive Chelsea neighborhood. Situated on Regent Street in the heart of London’s shopping district since 1875, Liberty boasts … Continued

These Gold Shoelaces Cost $19,000

For $19,000, a company called Mr. Kennedy will make you 24-carat gold laces which take about 120 hrs to make by hand. “The world’s only precious metal shoelaces” are finely crafted using “ancient, artisan jewelry techniques.” The man behind the laces is Colin Hart, who named his company after ‘Mr Kennedy’, inventor of the modern-day … Continued

Jimmy Choo XV Book

Jimmy Choo is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the icon shoe and accessory brand, by publishing a coffee table book: Jimmy Choo XV. The luxurious Jimmy Choo Chronicles presents fifteen of their most recognizable shoe designs since the companies launch in 1996. Also included are studio design sketches, red carpet shots, behind the scenes fashion … Continued

Dior makes vegan shoes for Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman has enthused about her new role as the face of Miss Cherie for Dior, revealing that Dior re-makes its accessories for the strictly vegan actress. She told WWD.com: “One of the things that’s been so nice is that Dior made all of the shoes for me with no animals and no leather or … Continued

Christian Louboutin Men’s Paris Store Opening

Christian Louboutin has been selling 25 pairs, costing hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars, in his first-ever men’s store in Paris that opened in August. Apparently, the more lavish models are most popular, with Louboutin saying that his male customers “come in and they say, ‘What do you have with studs?’” And that his studded … Continued

Nike honors Ronaldo with Golden Soccer Shoes

During his visit to Nike headquarters last saturday, Ronaldo received a pair of golden Mercurial in honour of his winning football history and his help in developing the fastest boot on the planet.

Christian Louboutin Fall 2011 Lookbook

Famed footwear brand Christian Louboutin and photographer Peter Lippman have teamed up again to create Louboutin’s Fall 2011 lookbook. The seven images are reenactments of iconic 15th century Renaissance portraits with the incorporation of Christian Louboutin shoes from the Fall 2011 colletion. Each shot celebrates ‘the power of femininity’, embodying the spirit of the Christian … Continued

Fila X Swarovski

In order to celebrate its 100th anniversary, the Italian brand created the very special FILA FX2 limited edition shoes, covered with 1,000 Swarovski crystals. Available in two colors and eco-safe (with anti-fur design), the collection is limited to only 100 pairs worldwide. Perfectly combining sportiness and elegance, the FILA FX2 sport shoes also boast the … Continued