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Is this the ultimate shoe tease from Gianmarco Lorenzi?

Gianmarco Lorenzi sandals

On a bad day I go weak at the knees for Gianmarco Lorenzi, but this shoe tease is downright unconscionable. I know we’ve complained before about his under construction website (still the case, by the way) and belated delivery of upcoming shoe collections but the designer’s most recent offerings have me jumping up and down…

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Giuseppe Zanotti’s gold mirror pumps

Zanotti gold pumps

If there’s one thing I’ve learnt about high heel designers over the years it is that website design is way down the priority list compared to designing beautiful shoes. Sometimes, the better the shoe designer, the more useless or frustrating the website. I’d be surprised if, putting shoes aside, some of them could even design…

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Will hoofed stilettos be a Melbourne Cup fashion trend?

hoof shaped pumps by Camilla Skovgaard

The residents of Melbourne, Australia are getting ready for their annual Melbourne Cup horse race – the “race that stops a nation” at Flemington Racecourse on the second Tuesday in November. However I doubt that Camilla Skovgaard’s latest piece of shoe design humor will find too many takers for the fashions in the field. You’re…

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