The design was inspired by a traditional Chinese story named "To Borrow Arrows with Thatched Boats", when two kingdoms were in a war. It was interpreted in the designer's own way, inspiring the designer to create a pair of shoes with two different design but yet consistent and connected. The designer wanted to express the story with the shoes representing a couple in a fight, delivering the story that even in hard times they are inseparable. The design is two physically functional and wearable footwear that were made with non traditional material but with traditional techniques.
A chic, strap-on pocket detailed with handsome diamond dust hardware doubles the appeal of the street savvy Pout boot. Pursed lips will be all about deciding which way you want to wear this fresh off-white boot (pocket on or off?) rather than pouting. Even Rihanna couldn't wait to get her hands on these, she purchased all three colors.
Blending classic footwear styles with active lifestyle aesthetics. What makes this collection stand out is a bold casual touch by adding vibrant colors and athletic soles which are perfect for a fast paced lifestyle. Theses shoes can have a seamless transition from a professional scenario to a casual environment and still make you look good!
The idea for Layers collection was the need for the use of the still perfect quality residual leather remaining after the manufacturing of regular leather pieces. Retaining the technologies used in traditional shoe manufacturing, she has experimented a new construction method. The collection demonstrates the possibilities and directions of this new shaping process in the spirit of sustainability. Every shoe of the collection is created using another base method to showcase the different possibilities. Each piece is slightly different from each other and can be customized for every person.
Amazonia are shoes inspired in the jungle. They born after a real experience of the designer in the Ecuadorian rain forest. The aesthetics and construction of the shoes are based on the overlaying system of the multiple trees and plants in the jungle, giving as a result a rich universe of contrast, shapes, shadows and lights when a person is walking under the trees and inside the jungle during a sunny day. In a fusion, the three layers were cut by laser and the entire shoe was made by hand.
Skinners are innovative footwear designed for travel and sports enthusiasts. The design challenge was how to fuse a sock and a shoe with all their properties into one uniform yet functional product. The result is basically “the sock-shoe fusion“ combining the freedom and portability of socks with the essential protection and durability of shoes. Thanks to the compact size and a "second skin" feeling activating each muscle and tendon of the foot, Skinners tend to be used as primary or backup footwear for countless of outdoor or indoor activities.
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