Shoes a Celebration of Pumps, Sandals, Slippers & More

Shoes a Celebration of Pumps, Sandals, Slippers & More

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Illustrated
ISBN13: 9780761101147
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Obsessed. Vivier, Blahnik and Westwood. Two-foot-high wooden chopines of the 15th century and their resurgence as the platform shoes of the '60s and '70s. The paradox of high heels. Uppers of tulle, brocade, rhinestone, glass, fish scales and feathers. The Chanel toe, Jackie O's pump, Marilyn's stiletto. "Shoes" is a visual extravaganza, a celebration of women's footwear with over 1,000 photographs of shoes in glorious color. Includes Footnotes (fascinating facts about shoes), profiles of master shoemakers, and The Shoe That Left an Imprint--remember Courreges' futuristic Go-go boots? --Backcover

Type Book
Number Of Pages 512
Item Height 30 mm
Item Width 102 mm
Item Weight 419 Gram
Product Dimensions 102 x 30 x 154
Publisher Workman Publishing
Format Illustrated | 512

Linda O'Keeffe is a noted design writer and editor who has been working in design for over three decades, including sixteen years as the creative director of Metropolitan Home magazine. She currently contributes to a variety of shelter and architecture publications, lectures, moderates panels, and appears regularly on radio and television design programs.