Celebrating 20 years of heels in Boston
That detail, the one detail that has been both the object of pure love and court battles, was pure happenstance. On a trip to Boston this week, renowned shoe designer Christian Louboutin recalls the moment when the famous red sole of his extravagant designs was born. He was looking at prototypes of a colorful stiletto he designed based on an Andy Warhol painting. But there was something about the shoe that was slightly off. It needed something more.