Tips from shoe maker Giuseppe Zanotti
Giuseppe Zanotti remains one of the most famous red carpet shoe designers popular with celebrities, and has a unique fashion style which remains evergreen
The shoemaker Giuseppe Zanotti has enjoyed an enviable success graph, with his shoes widely worn by famous celebrities all over the world for red carpet occasions. The shoe designer launched his first shoe collection in 1994 at the Plaza hotel in New York, but even then his shoes were in great demand from fashion conscious women, with the popular singer Madonna purchasing eight pairs of shoes from the collection. He claims that since the beginning of his career he always wanted to design shoes to be worn on special occasions like parties and red carpet by stars impressed by the fashionable design.
Today the shoes by Giuseppe Zanotti are available in 50 stores in countries as diverse as Russia and China to meet the demand of the customers. Many popular celebrities including the singers Beyonce, Rihanna, Rita Ora and Katy Perry have been photographed in the shoes by the master shoe maker. He has designed all types of shoes ranging from sandals, platform heels, stilettos for parties to sneakers for informal occasions. The luxuries shoes include strategically placed jewels, precious stones, sequins, buckle and chains, and are made from the finest leather material ranging from patent to python leather.
At the recently held Emmys award function, Angela Bassett was the latest celebrity, spotted wearing gold cuffed ankle strap stilettos by Giuseppe Zanotti on the red carpet. The shoes reflected some common features of his design – the use of metallic colors for sandal with high heels. Great care has been taken to design the luxury shoes so that they look unique, complementing the glamorous outfit worn by the celebrity on the red carpet. Jennifer Austin who styled Angela Bassett said she chose the shoes, since they combined simple design, with a bold color combination.