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His shoes are instantly recognizable, innately covetable and fashion industry-famous. (Those “Clackers” Lauren Weisenberg referred to in The Devil Wears Prada were Vogue editors navigating the halls of Conde Nast in their Louboutins). However, lest you get caught up in the cachet (or believe a shoe is just a shoe) it should be noted (in bold) that this latest capsule—exclusive to Moda—is very much the sum of its incredible parts, each shoe taking over 67 hours to make and requiring the work of at least six people. They’re also inspired by the fashion of French royals. No average “pumps” here.
So as we launch this collector’s collection (only 50 in total will be produced), Megan Hayes sits down with Christian Louboutin to get an inside look at a design process that is truly couture-like—not missing the opportunity, of course, to ask the footwear expert the key to looking fabulous in heels as well as a little bit about the man behind those heels himself. Read on for more.
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