Good Causes, Shoe Art

Talk To The Shoe

One UK company O2 has taken upcycling to a whole new level, collaborating with designer Sean Miles to create fully functional phones using recycled handsets and vintage shoes. The “Walkie Talkies” project is part of the communication company’s O2 Recycle campaign, which rewards those who recycle their gadgets with money and showcases the creative possibilities of recycling old handsets… Read More Talk To The Shoe

Shoe Art

Giant Shoe Sculpture Made Of Pots and Pans

File this one away in creative and beautiful shoe art!  In a small town near Venice called Fiesso d’Artico, a giant shoe sculpture by Joana Vasconcelos graces the center cloister of Louis Vuitton’s factory. Vasconcelos is known for taking everyday objects and transforming them into life-size replicas of high-heel sandals. This fifteen-foot-tall shoe Shoe sculpture is constructed out of… Read More Giant Shoe Sculpture Made Of Pots and Pans

Shoe Art

Live Mannequins Take To The Streets of NYC With New Sony VAIO P-Series Lifestyle PC

I’m loving Sony’s clever marketing campaign that reveals how technology pushes fashion.  Sony partnered with six designers to outfit “live mannequins,” models dressed and choreographed to appear like real life plastic people to demonstrate the portability and fashionable styling of Sony’s VAIO P lifestyle PC to passers-by.  Featured designers include threeASFOUR, Elise Overland, Katy Rodriguez… Read More Live Mannequins Take To The Streets of NYC With New Sony VAIO P-Series Lifestyle PC

Sales, Shoe Art

Mark Schwartz’s “Get On Your Boots” and “Woman With Shoes”

These two one-of-a-kind paintings were created by Mark Schwartz, and they will make a great addition to any home or office space!  Mark also offers “paintings of the week”, all under $50, on his blog: www.highheeledart.blogspot.com.  If you’d like to purchase any of his works, contact Mark at schwartzmark@mac.com. “Get On Your Boots” (women take… Read More Mark Schwartz’s “Get On Your Boots” and “Woman With Shoes”

2009 Fashion Week, Christian Louboutin, Giuseppe Zanotti Design, Jimmy Choo, L..A.M.B., Oscar de la Renta, Roger Vivier, Sergio Rossi, Shoe Art, Stuart Weitzman

Wizard of Oz Ruby Slippers Collection Unveiled at Fashion Week

Fashion Week has started, with the presentation of 19 contemporary designs of Dorothy’s ruby slippers from “The Wizard of Oz”, celebrating the 70th anniversary of the movie.  The designs were unveiled in Saks Fifth Avenue’s shoe department yesterday during Fashion Week. The centerpiece was one of five pairs of slippers designed for the 1939 film… Read More Wizard of Oz Ruby Slippers Collection Unveiled at Fashion Week