Manolo Blahnik Swan Embellished Satin Pump, White - Neiman Marcus
by Lesley Scott
Raised on a banana plantation in the Canary Islands, the exuberant Blahnik clacked onto the set of Sex & the City into Household-Name status on the heels of Carrie Bradshaw, and, at 68, works more today than he did 30 years ago. For their February 2011 issue, HEMISPHERES snagged a fun interview with the personable - & hardworking! - shoe designer. Here are some highlights -On toe cleavage -'I think it's more exciting and sensual ... Before me, there was no toe cleavage at all.'On becoming a shoe designer -'Things happen by accident. But now I love what I do, and I can't live without it.'Read more by clicking over to our friends at FashionTribes!
by Ida Hsiang
Those couture runway shows and high-end designer events, those celeb turned models turned designers and all those crazy artists are great and make for fun and interesting headlines, but the part of fashion that affects us the most is the fashion that we can wear and bring in to our own homes. I'm talking shopping, of course! So we've found all the exciting news regarding shopping for yourself and put it here for your perusal. It's always a good time to get your shop on.The Cut - Now You Can Buy Club Monaco€™s Thigh-High Socks and Shorts Online! Click here to read more about how you can now purchase Club Monaco's stylish pieces online!Vogue Daily - Manolo Takes Manhattan! Click here to read more about this coveted shoe designer and his stay in New York while promoting his designs and new book!FabSugar - Matthew Williamson Will Slash Prices For a New Diffusion Line! Click here to read more about how you can get Williamsons' lust-worthy pieces for a fraction of the price!Stylelist - DecadesTwo1 Launches Online! Click here to read more about this hip clothing lines new online venture!