Salvatore Ferragamo, the Italian luxury fashion House, is celebrating 100th anniversary by launching an exclusive collection of shoes designed by Colombian designer Edgardo Osorio, the founder and creative director of high-end shoe label Aquazzura. Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_6It as been 100 years since Salvatore Ferragamo landed in Los Angeles to make shoes for Hollywood actresses. To commemorate the successful century of the brand’s relationship with Hollywood, a capsule collection of desirable shoes has been launched to woo festive shoppers.Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_5The Edgardo Osorio for Salvatore Ferragamo capsule collection sees the acclaimed young shoe designer playfully channel the founder’s iconic designs from the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s, and reinterpret them for the contemporary woman.Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_8All set to hit the shelves before December, the collection is inspired by Salvatore Ferragamo’s iconic models. It comprises of a dozen styles that feature a combination of different materials, including patent leather, suede, napa and cork, and embellished with a range of decorations, such as bows, lace, wings, stones and feathers.Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collectionThe Widged Sandal, featuring beautiful feathered wings, can be strapped on for $1,250. Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_2Lace-Up Sandal elegantly laces up and features mesh detail for $875.Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_3For $695, Wrap-Around Bow Pump with its pointy toe features suede straps that elegantly wrap around the ankle.Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_4The $925 Chic Bootie with open toe features a delicate tie closure and folds over to reveal a contrasting detail.Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_7Salvatore Ferragamo creative director Massimiliano Giornetti stated, “Edgardo’s South American culture and his sophisticated creative aesthetic embody Ferragamo’s lifestyle. The collection perfectly reinterprets the real spirit of Salvatore: ironic, playful, attentive to details, creative with a touch of originality, all combined with comfort and luxury.” Salvatore_Ferragamo_ Edgardo_Osorio_collection_9While  Osorio mentioned, “For me it’s an honor to reinterpret the extraordinary style of Salvatore Ferragamo for a new generation of women. This collaboration is very important for me because it marks the first 10 years of my career, which started in Ferragamo at 19: my first job in the world of luxury footwear.”

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