If Louis Vuitton says plain old zipper a decorative item, it’s a decorative item. French fashions house has introduced its Fall 2014 shoe collection that prominently use the zipper to embellish quite a few of women’s shoes. In a recently released video and a series of pictures Louis Vuitton has introduced the new line of shoes that highlight shoes with zippers that includes sandals, brogues, loafers, low boots and ankle boots. Shoes are available in calf leather, waxed calf leather along with python and suede goat leather. Advertising campaign shot by Scottish film director and photographer shows still images of various shoe styles with zipper decorations taken in famous landmarks such as Place de la Concorde, du Trocadero and du Louvre in Paris.
Tomboy Pump – $1,210 Inspired by traditional men’s shoes, this on-trend platform pump in waxed calf leather is embellished with perforations, including the LV initials, and a decorative zipper all around the upper.
Punchy Sneaker Boot – $780 This cutting-edge sneaker boot in supple calf leather is embellished with a decorative golden zipper which emphasizes its sleek lines. The functional zipper on the side enables it to be slipped on and off with ease.
Source: Louis Vuitton