The right slipper hosts a rare, 5 carat amaretto diamond that alone is valued at more than a million dollars -- and provides the only sliver of color in the shoes. Country singer Alison Krauss was the lucky princess to wear the slippers to the 2004 Oscars.
The aptly named Rita Hayworth heels were inspired by a favorite pair of earrings worn by the late actress. The open-toed heels were created from rust-colored satin (that would be called burnt sienna if it were a Crayola) and adorned with rubies, sapphires and diamonds nested in a satin ruffle at the toe.
The most expensive shoes in the world: House of Harry Winston’s Ruby Shoes Posted by Eglantina on Jun 16, 2014 in Elegant & Fresh, Couture, International | 3 comments Shoes have a long history and through time they became more than a necessity because of the fashion industry.
Modern incidents where shoes were thrown at political figures have taken place in Australia, India, Ireland, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Pakistan, the United Kingdom, the United States, and most notably the Arab world. Posters of George W. Bush's face have long appeared through the Middle East with shoes attached to them, and some people have called former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice kundara, meaning "shoe".
The Best Shoes in the World – A Definitive List. Decide what type of shoe – tennis shoes, a modern or retro runners, basketball shoes, or dress shoes. Play it safe with an iconic brand such as Nike, Adidas, New Balance, Converse, Puma, Reebok or Asics.
Michael Jordan's Game Worn Converse Fastbreak: $190,373. 1984 was not only Michael Jordan’s rookie year in the NBA, it was also the year he and Team USA won gold at the Olympics in Los Angeles. At this early stage in his career, MJ was yet to make the switch to the Swoosh and was still rocking Converse as a hangover from his college sponsorship.
Young Amedeo Testoni opened his first workshop in 1929, after having learnt the secrets of the most important Bolognese craftsmen. In the ‘50s, he improved the traditional Bolognese production to fulfil his dream of creating the most beautiful shoes in the world.
Converse / ˈ k ɒ n v ər s / is an American shoe company that primarily produces skating shoes and lifestyle brand footwear and apparel. Founded in 1908, it has been a subsidiary of Nike, Inc. since 2003. During World War II, the company shifted its manufacturing from the public, and instead made footwear for the military.
The footwear collection was released as a men's basketball shoe and the world's first fully adjustable fit controlled with manual air allocation. The Reebok Ventilator, a line of lightweight athletic shoes with vented side panels, was first introduced in 1990.
Johnston Atoll, also known as Kalama Atoll to Native Hawaiians, is an unincorporated territory of the United States currently administered by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Johnston Atoll is a National Wildlife Refuge and is closed to public entry.
For the first time since LeBron unveiled it in July, we get a look at the unreleased "LeBronold Palmer" Nike LeBron 9 Low. The shoe features a tropical, vacation-like motif, complete with a palm tree pattern and vivid accents splashed throughout a soft yellow base.
The Air Jordan 11 Blackout comes was sold for a staggering price of $11267, and is placed at the 7 th position in our list of the 10 Most Expensive Air Jordan Sneakers of all time. This edition is one of the most popular of all Jordans among the sneaker collectors.
Under Armour will replace Majestic, who has been MLB's uniform provider since 2004. Under Armour is widely known for its partnership with NBA athlete Stephen Curry, who is considered to be the "face of their footwear line". Originally signed to Nike, Curry joined with Under Armour in the 2013 offseason.
Sport a pair of Jordan shoes both on and off the court. Choose from a wide variety of Jordan shoe styles, from the latest Jordan sneaker designs to retro versions in classic and updated colorways. Designed for unbeatable performance and style, Jordan shoes always incorporate the latest Nike technologies.
Introduced to the world in 1982, the Nike Air Force 1 was the first basketball shoe to feature Nike Air technology, revolutionizing the game forever. From the hardwood to the blacktop to the core of hip-hop culture, today the AF1 stays true to its roots with soft, springy cushioning and a large midsole.
Air Max Shoes (165) With more than three decades of innovation, Max Air technology combines cushioned comfort with undeniable street style. Nike Air Max shoes, with their signature visible air bag and iconic look, continue to dominate on the track and on the streets.
Sized up 1.5 sizes from normal Nike tennis shoes for my son - because he plays spring/summer 7v7 and will need these for school football starting in August. He likes the fit and style. 1.5 sizes up from normal tennis shoes weren't that big at all, so my guess is that these run really small - UA usually does.