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Manolo's New Shoes Paperback – October 12, 2010

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 200 pages
  • Publisher: The Monacelli Press; y First American edition edition (October 12, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1580932827
  • ISBN-13: 978-1580932820
  • Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 9.2 x 11.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #943,154 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Manolo Blahník has been designing shoes since 1971 and has received many prestigious awards, including three from the Council of Fashion Designers of America and two from the British Fashion Council, naming him Accessory Designer of the Year. In 2003, the Design Museum, London, honored his work with an exhibit including his drawings, collections, and memorabilia.
Suzy Menkes is the head fashion reporter and editor for the International Herald Tribune.
Grace Coddington is creative director at Vogue.
Milena Canonero is a costume designer who won her third Oscar for Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette in 2006.
Amy Fine Collins is a special correspondent to Vanity Fair.
Carlos García Calvo writes for El Mundo.

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4 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Dr. Lee D. Carlson HALL OF FAMEVINE VOICE on October 30, 2010
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One can easily become a synesthete by viewing the artwork of Manolo Blahnik. His shoes are like the fragrance of a fine perfume, with the length of their heels a measure of their musk. If the senses become superposed when turning the pages of this book, it is because each illustration seems to be created ex nihilio, with total originality and no remembrance of the prior page. Each design always instills a shortness of breath, and the imagination wanders to the legs of the women on which they might decorate. It is there that this architect of the foot finds his optimal expression. It is there where the geometry and color of his stilettos find their display as a natural canvas. The femininity then grows beyond bounds, and masculinity finds itself delightfully mesmerized. One can view this art from afar or close up; either way provokes admiration and desire, and a possible reconfiguration of the woman from standing to supine. Such a consequence seems inevitable, and is a testament to the power of the Blahnik shoe.
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By K. Ford on January 18, 2014
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have many shoe books.... this is a favorite!

colorful, detailed and much more affordable than a new pair of Blahniks!
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