Publisher: Chronicle Books (October 13, 2005)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 7.2 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
lengthy sooner than their helping function in intercourse and town, Manolo Blahnik's footwear have been legendary—exquisitely special, unabashedly sumptuous, and impossibly attractive. The epitome of class and flavor, they've got graced the toes of royalty, supermodels, and picture stars. In those breathtaking photographs through Blahnik's longtime pal, photographer Eric Boman, the footwear take middle degree in a blinding array of exciting and sometimes lighthearted scenes and settings. A white leather-based stiletto performs an incriminating position in a instructed crime precious of Hitchcock. A light eco-friendly mule nestles between ferns in homage to Blahnik's routine botanical issues. The straps of a sandal echo the strands of spaghetti within which it lays entwined. Boman's unerring eye and oddly willing figuring out of Blahnik's creations make for spellbinding images, jam-packed with wit, playfulness, and sole. dependent allusions to Blahnik's eclectic affects abound—from the cinema to background, from the flora and fauna to artwork and literature. As covetable as a couple of Manolos, it is a e-book of consummate creativity, addictive energy, and unequalled individuality: a cult item on a cult dressmaker.