Buy featured flats now
Shoe and other accessory makers often miss out on the fanfare associated with the fashion weeks around the world. Savvy designers, however, know that teaming up with a hot fashion designer can add new life to their designs and give them some valuable face time on the runway.
For 2011 shoemaker Ruthie Davis collaborated with Dennis Basso on a collection of space-agey looking heels. The shoes are a great pairing with the clothing, which is slick, but feminine and also has a sort of futuristic twist.