Cinderella’s New Slippers

February 11th, 2015

Nine luxury brands re-imagine Cinderella’s glass slipper for Saks Fifth Avenue.

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Are you a Betty or a Veronica? Charlotte Olympia to launch Archie-inspired shoes and accessories.

July 29th, 2013

London-based designer Charlotte Olympia has created a line of shoes and accessories inpsired by classic comic strip Archie. Set to launch Nov. 1, the capsule collection includes a comic-printed Carmen wedge ($1,295), a playful Archie clutch ($1,595) and suede peep toe pumps ($1,095) with Betty and Veronica details. The limited-edition line will be available exclusively at Charlotte Olympia stores in Mayfair, Manhattan and Beverly Hills, as well as online at Nordstrom and luxury accessories boutique On Pedder will also carry the pieces. 

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Barbara Briones bows a collection soaked in her country’s colorful culture.

January 17th, 2013

Six years after launching her eponymous collection, Barbara Briones is attempting to bring her business to an even broader group. “I believe that in terms of design and craftsmanship, the brand has become sophisticated to appeal to a more global woman, never leaving behind our focus on quality,” the Chilean designer notes.

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Charlotte Olympia’s patriotic pumps

June 29th, 2012

On the heels of her U.S. flagship store opening in Manhattan, luxury accessories designer Charlotte Olympia Dellal puts an appropriately patriotic spin on a basic pump and turns it into a star-spangled essential, just in time for the Fourth of July. The Priscilla Stars and Stripes retails for $1,050. Call 212-744-1842 or visit

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