REA May31

REA

REA was started in 2016 by Clara Bianchini and Giulia Requedaz to bring unique and beautiful shoes to the marketplace. Each shoe is made in Italy from the finest materials available and the silhouettes chosen by Bianchini and Requedaz represent an old-world elegance. Mink, ostrich feathers and silk embroidery are the...

Aminah Abdul Jillil May29

Aminah Abdul Jillil

Aminah Abdul Jillil Memorial Day is over in the States and I am grateful to those who made the ultimate sacrifice so I can live in a free society. Today, I came across the designs of Aminah Abdul Jillil and so I decided to do an article on her. Born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska Aminah began as a professional dancer in Los...

Aleksander Siradekian May25

Aleksander Siradekia...

Aleksander Siradekian Aleksander Siradekian is one of the new upcoming shoe designers to watch and he is from Tbilisi, Georgia. Mr. Siradekian studied at the Tbilisi Academy of Arts and moved to Moscow after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Aleksander also works as a stylist for Russian celebrities and in 2000 he became the...

Giannico Fall 2018 Collection May23

Giannico Fall 2018 C...

Nicolò Beretta Before I show you styles from the Giannico Fall 2018 Collection I wanted to give you some information on its founder, Nicolò Beretta. Mr. Beretta, who grew up with a strong sense of fashion was encouraged to pursue shoe design as a career when he showed his designs to Manolo Blahnik and Franca Sozzani in...

Rosbalet May22

Rosbalet

Rosbalet is a label started by Julia Nikulina and Sergey Kozyrev who wanted to make contemporary shoes that combined function, fantasy and upper-echelon craftsmanship. The word Rosbalet is a combination of two words: Russia and Ballet whose geographical and artistic influence can be seen throughout the collection. Russian...