Classic shapes, repulsive beauty and stunning creativity in footwear.
Welcome to Shoe Pr0n.
You won't find any dainty strappy numbers, flip flops, or gladiator sandals here. If you think Uggs or Crocs are acceptable forms of footwear, we probably won't get along. There are a million shoe blogs out there, but as this one is curated by me it is obviously going to be full of fabulous things.
I’m still trying to track down the original designer of these amazing shoes, but just like today, nameless designers work under a large brand that gets all the recognition.
These are from the 1940s, people. 1940s! And manufactuered by Shaftesbury Shoes Ltd. These look pretty innovative now; can you imagine how exciting they were in the 40s? Platform pellets of color. A sexy heel and peep toe.
Iris van Herpen and United Nude have created another visceral experience in a shoe. The torn up platform that seems to have been wounded by the harsh sidewalk. The white jungle of peeling leather up the heel and vamp….