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    DescriptionEver wondered what a boot inspired by a `Beatles` lyric looks like? What is a 'Hug My Leg' shoe? And how about lace-ups inspired by 18th-century snuff boxes? This title features over 140 beautifully drawn shoes on which to add sequins, colour embroidery, draw tassles, invent patterns, craft buttons, choose colours to fill in polka dots, and stick glitter to diamond-encrusted heels. Colour in shoe decorations including the African savannah, peacocks, a taxi and even the New York skyline! Let your imagination run wild. From stilettos to loafers, wedges to jelly shoes, platforms to sandals, Nina Chakrabarti once again dazzles us with her creative flair and inspires us to look at footwear with fresh eyes. Vintage favourites are shown alongside Vietnamese slippers, Romany boots and Louis heels, with famous designer pieces such as Vivienne Westwood's Rocking Horse golf shoe, Maison Martin Margiela's split-toe Tabi boot and Camille Unglik's metallic Luna sandal.


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    Title
    My Wonderful World of Shoes
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nina Chakrabarti
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 144
    Width: 180 mm
    Height: 230 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 310 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781780670010
    ISBN 10: 178067001X
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25860
    BIC E4L: BEA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.7
    BIC subject category V2: YBGC
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    LC classification: TT
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    B&T Book Type: JN
    Libri: I-FG
    B&T General Subject: 215
    Ingram Subject Code: FG
    BIC subject category V2: WJF
    BISAC V2.8: DES005000
    Abridged Dewey: 746
    B&T Approval Code: X01700000
    DC22: 391.413
    BISAC V2.8: JNF006030
    DC23: 391.413
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: JBCC3, WJF
    Illustrations note
    ill
    Publisher
    Laurence King Publishing
    Imprint name
    Laurence King Publishing
    Publication date
    19 September 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Nina Chakrabarti studied illustration at Central Saint Martin's College and The Royal College of Art, London. She uses line drawing to explore her love of the decorative arts, inspired by her past in Calcutta, India, where she grew up, and the exuberance of London, where she now lives and works.
    Table of contents
    Includes shoes designed by: Albanese of Rome Andre Perugia Andrea Pfister Beth and Herbert Levine Beverly Feldman Camille Unglik Chelsea Cobbler Chez Brummel Christian Louboutin Delman Dolcis Elsa Schiaparelli Enzo Fashion Girl Gina Jan Jansen Jeffrey Campbell Maison Martin Margiela Manolo Blahnik Margaret Jerrold Marouf Bottier Maud Frizon Miu Miu Nina Roberto Rinaldi Robina Roger Vivier Saks Fifth Avenue Salvatore Ferragamo Sergio Rossi Steven Arpad Terry de Havilland Vivienne Westwood