Posts tagged "manolo blahnik"

Fashion By The Numbers

This week brought us a (not so) Secret fashion show, shopaholic cities, supermodel sisters, and smuggled shoes. Read on for a roundup of the style stats...
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 11, 2011

Fashion Addicts: Drug Dealers Make Manolos Out Of Cocaine

Drug dealers can be so crafty when it comes to smuggling narcotics. Spanish police recently busted a gang of dealers who figured out how to mold cocaine into replicas of Manolo Blahnik shoes. When arrested, the six dealers, five Colombians and one Spaniard, possessed $630,000 worth of cocaine that had been mixed with a liquid…
By: Annika Harris / November 7, 2011

Fashion On Film: “God Save My Shoes” Documentary

  Fashion insiders, like Anna Wintour, Karl Lagerfeld, and Tom Ford, are no strangers to the fashion-on-film documentary. But with "God Save My Shoes" we get an in-depth look at the relationship women have with their footwear. Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik, Pierre Hardy, and Bruno Frisoni are a few of the shoe…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 1, 2011

The Fashion Peacekeepers: Ashley Olsen’s Gothic Chic

Sometimes we feel like Us Weekly‘s “The Fashion Police” and other similar style critics can be a tad harsh. Also, they tend to have these really boring, conservative styles and we have to wonder what their real fashion credentials are. (Case in point: US Weekly‘s “Top Cops” include random comedian Stefanie Novik and Chet Canno…
By: Lauren Panariello / January 22, 2010

Quote Of The Day: Manolo Blahnik Hates Celebrities

"I hate celebrities. All those pointless girls -- I won't name names, but you know who I mean. They are 'famous.' Ridiculous. I like women with style: actresses like Uma Thurman, icons like Audrey Hepburn. I like women with style to wear my shoes." —Shoe designer Manolo Blahnik on certain "celebrities." He may not be…
By: Erin Flaherty / October 18, 2009

Carrie Bradshaw Gives Up Her Manolos!

Watch out Manolo Blahnik. You’ve been put back on the shelf. While Carrie Bradshaw originally gave the heels their fame with her shoe obsession and fashion sense, it seem she’s moved on. In the upcoming "Sex and the City" sequel, Sarah Jessica Parker's character has given up fawning over Manolos in favor of…
By: Bianca Posterli / September 30, 2009

StyleHiving: The Women Of Sex And The City

For six seasons, Sex and the City made it its mission to shape pretty much every aspect of our lives -- the cocktails we drank, the ensembles we wore, the way we dished about sex, how we dealt with men, how many friends we had (you know you feel kinda like you're living in your…
By: Sabrina Newman / May 23, 2008

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: Toe Cleavage

Holy controversy Batman! I am an unabashed lover of toe cleavage -- that little to major peek of toe that sometimes shows in low-cut high heels -- and usually prefer a little cleave rather than none at all. But I was surprised to discover that there are people out there who are avidly opposed to…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 18, 2008