By: Michelle Ricks
Heels. With them we dance a treacherous tango with gravity, risking harm to our bodies and egos with reckless abandon. Why do we do it? Because, my goodness, do they make our struts and our butts look amazing. Amen.
For today, we’re looking at new houses of shoe worship that are bound to expand their cult followings in a big way as they develop stronger relationships with American retailers. Click on the shoe illustrations below to be directed to the designers’ websites where you can see full collections and locate stockists near you. Did I miss your favorite emerging shoe designer? Shoot me an e-mail and I’ll include them in a future post!
Illustrations by Michelle Ricks
About the author:
Michelle Ricks, a California native, currently lives in New York City. While completing a degree in English Literature at UCLA she explored and cultivated her varied creative interests which led from graphic design, to modeling, and much more seriously to photography. Today she owns a blog, Ever and Wright.