Wednesday, March 15, 2006

Shoe books

Kirsty Alley is no lover of flat feet and thinks heels are very sexy. She recently admitted on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” that her recent weight-loss was due to her passion to dance in stilettos. "You never see a stripper in flip-flops," she said quipped. Kate Moss loves him, Sarah Jessica Parker adores him, and Madonna thinks he's better than sex. Now you can read his biography. Shoe designer extraordinaire, Manolo Blahnik has released a new book entitled Blahnik by Boman . This is a collaboration with photographer, Eric Boman and features the shoe designer talking about his long career. The author shares many anecdotes as well as discusses his creations and their inspiration. The book is tastefully illustrated by Boman which provides a wonderful photo essay by itself. The concept for the book grew out of the success of Blahnik's exhibition at London's Design Museum in 2003. The forward is written by Paloma Picasso. 'Blahnik by Boman' is published by Thames & Hudson. Meghan Clearu has writtent and interestring boot entitles The Perfect Fit: What Your Shoes Say About You.

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