Wednesday, February 8, 2012

A Crazy Shoe Lover and.....

the one museum I didn't get to visit while in Florence, the Museo Salvatore Ferragamo. Oh well, maybe next time.  In the meantime some examples from their website to wet my (and perhaps yours?) appetite.

Sandle with black grosgrain cloth and colored grosgrain ribbon
1930



Platform Shoe
Layers of cork lined with different colors of suede
Made for Judy Garland
1938

Sandle with upper made of raffia
Layered cork wedge heel
1942

Court shoe with ochre suede
Five holes bordered with polychrome kid
1958-1959

Moccasin in pink satin with beads
1967


Red patent leather
1970 - 1975

Court shoe
Green suede with python leaves
1983

Sandle in white calf
1995

Court shoe
Pink satin with bow
2004 - 2005

{Museo Salvatore Ferragamo, Via Tornabuoni, Firenze}

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