The Top 10 Luxury Shoe Brands
Christian Louboutin: The French shoe designer is known for the signature red soles of his shoes. He came up with the idea for the red soles on his shoes when he saw one of his employees wearing red Chanel nail polish. He figured that adding red to the bottom of his shoes would be the finishing touch to his designs.
Manolo Blahnik: Manuel “Manolo” Blahnik Rodríguez a.k.a. Manolo Blahnik is a Spanish fashion designer with boutiques located in New York, London, Dublin, Las Vegas, Athens, Madrid, Istanbul, Dubai, Kuwait, Hong Kong, Seoul, Singapore and Stockholm. In 2007, Blahnik was appointed as an honorary Commander of the Most Excellent Order British Empire for his service to the British fashion industry.
Jimmy Choo: Malaysian Chinese fashion designer based in London. Choo created his first shoe when he was 11 years old and would go onto worldwide fame in 1988 by having an eight-page feature in Vogue magazine.
Roger Vivier: Vivier was a French designer credited with the design of the stiletto heels in 1954. He also designed the shoes for Queen Elizabeth II for her coronation in 1953.
Sergio Rossi: Rossi was the son of a shoemaker, from whom he received the training, tools and tradition of the art. In 1966, he built a factory in San Mauro Pascoli, where shoes bearing the Rossi name are still made today.
Jessica Simpson: The American celebrity started her fashion line as a partnership with Nine-West co-founder Vince Camuto. The shoes ended up being so successful that Simpson has been adding to her collection to much critical praise.
Steve Madden: Steven Madden, Ltd. was named company of the year in 2006 at the Footwear News Achievement Awards in NYC. The award jump started the meteoric rise of the company.
BCB Girls: The high end shoe and fashion lines were designed by Max Azria and are known to be both very comfortable and extremely high quality.
Paris Hilton: The young socialite’s shoe line was launched at Macy’s in Orange County. All shoes bearing the Paris Hilton brand bear her signature pink comfort pad into the sole.
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