Patent Glass

Vogued out!!!’s comment on my Kalorama post re-sparked my currently dormant obsession for Marni shoes

I have always loved the eccentricity of them, their ability to transform the simplest outfit into a statement. Consuelo Castiglioni’s designs have spawned many cruder replicas (Aldo, Nine West) which I refuse to buy, for the same reason that I won’t buy anything copying Phillip Lim’s rosettes, not so much that I’m against stores having clothes & shoes inspired by someone else’s design but because I feel like I’m in a relationship with Consuelo & Phillip and I’m really greedy but I’m loyal so I either spend the $800, wait until someone else spends it :) or get them two seasons later on ebay for a fraction of the price.


These are my current favorites:

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