There are many shoes that are of the utmost quality; however, the fact that they are machine made leaves a mark on the quality and uniqueness anyway. However, there are designers only involved in making hand made shoes when they produce shoes. They can be found in a shoes designers review. We introduce our own shoes designers review on this page. By rights, the most famous hand made shoe designers are Jimmy Choo and Manolo Blahnic. Jimmy Choo is a Hakka Chinese shoe designer living in London which is in Great Britain. Jimmy Choo is well known for his beautiful and expensive handmade shoes and handbags. The list of his celebrity clients is amazing from Katie Holmes and Natalie Imbruglia to Diana, Princess Diana and many other clients. In 1996, Choo's company was bought by fashion designer, Tamara Mellon.
An interesting fact about Jimmy Choo is that his real name is Jimmy Chow but after it was written incorrectly on his birth certificate, it became his brand name all over the world. Jimmy Choo was born in born in Penang, Malaysia and he studied at the London College of fashion. Jimmy just followed in his father's footsteps because he was a shoemaker too. Jimmy made his first pair of shoes at the age of twelve. Jimmy Choo's designs his collection twice a year in the spring and the summer and the fall and the winter and his website is always up to date with the latest collections. The women's shoe division is divided into different category with fantastic names such as Tutti Fruity, Pomp Poms, Doris Day, and Candy Pop. Since shoes by jimmy Choo are handmade they are unique, rare, and very expensive. The very strict distribution ensures that the collection will be available at specialty boutiques and high end department stores. Jimmy Choo boutiques are very different from others you may have experienced because they are designed only at high couture salons located at prime locations like New York, Las Vegas, London, and Beverly Hills. Jimmy new Boutique has recently opened at Harvey Nicholas. It is designed in the style of the forties with a very intimate décor of soft pastel colors and it is likely to become a new trademark style for the Jimmy Choo brand.
There is not a shoes designers review that excludes Manolo Blahnic from its list. Manolo Blahnic is one of the most influential designers of hand made shoes. From an early age Manolo Blahnic revealed a flair for shoe making. For the first time he made footwear for his pets which were many dogs and cats. Manolo Blahnic studied in a boarding school on Switzerland and later he enrolled in the University of Geneva where he studied international law briefly. Then, he decided to develop his flair for designing by entering the Louvre Art School in Paris. In New York, his drawings caught the eye of then U.S. Vogue editor, Diana Vreeland who noticed beautiful footwear on the people in his sketches. In the following decades Manolo Blahnic expanded to New York, Beverly, Hills, and Hong Kong while maintaining his London headquarters. Now, Blahnic is one of the one of the most famous shoe designers in the world by selling 70,000 pairs of his creations annually by his loyal clients such as Jennifer Aniston, Winona Ryder, Ivana Trump, and many other celebrity clients. Any shoes designers review includes Manolo Blahnic designer on its list as a real professional of shoe art.