Buy featured flats now
Even better than the news that Gianmarco Lorenzi’s new website no longer opens with some really weird shit, is the fact that the label has its fall / winter 2014 /15 collection available for purchase online. There are plenty of highlights in the FW 14/15 collection, but the absolute stand-out are the ankle boots. Here are three of our favourites.
First, a delicate looking leather ankle boot with golden metal buckle which is a study in simplicity and elegance. The smooth rounded toe of this boot contrasts beautifully with the with the clear, square lines of the buckle feature. This zip up bootie has a 115mm heel (4.5 inch) and costs €572 (about US$715) from Gianmarco Lorenzi.
Sporting the sort of killer heel that made Gianmarco Lorenzi famous, this black bootie is simplicity itself. A 20mm (0.8 inch) internal platform helps offset the 130mm (5.1 inch) semi-gloss stiletto heel, and the upturned toe reveals a nickel-coloured cap. Pick up this boot for €728 (approximately US$900) from Gianmarco Lorenzi.
Our third and final choice mixes textured suede and sheepskin for that warm winter look. It’s sturdier too, sporting a 115mm (4.5 inch) solid block heel with a feature “kink” at the top rather than a stiletto. Get them while they’re hot for €618 (US$770) at Gianmarco Lorenzi’s website, where you can also check out the rest of the label’s collection for Fall / Winter 2014 /15.