SOLE 2 SOLE Journal — New York Fashion Week

Killer Shoes On The Spotlight in NYC

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Just in time for New York Fashion Week, a new exhibition of “killer” high-heeled shoes is coming to Brooklyn. “Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe” was created by the Brooklyn Museum and opened last Wednesday. The exhibition featuring these alluring designs, some dating back centuries, will eventually travel to museums around the country. The show will feature over 160 historical and contemporary shoes, including mid-17th century Italian chopines made of silk, leather and wood; silk-embroidered, Manchu platform shoes from China; a late 1930s, wool “heel hat” made by Elsa Schiaparelli and Salvador Dali; a black leather platform bootie...

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