A house is very much like a portrait,’ says Christian Louboutin. ‘I cannot disconnect houses from people. The thought of arrangement, the curves and straight lines. It gives an indication of the character at the heart of it.’
Disney princesses, villains, and heroines have revealed serious shoe game thanks to a married pair of Walt Disney animators. Normand Lemay and Griselda Sastrawinata-Lemay have worked their magic on movies like Frozen and Home, but we’re most impressed with the time they spent giving our favorite heroines fly new shoes. Glass slippers are cool and all, but let’s be real: They don’t hold a candle to elaborately crafted, stunningly embellished heels from Christian Louboutin, Chanel, Sophia Webster, and more.
Fighting back tears, he said: “I cannot hide the fact that it is very difficult for me to be on stage tonight.”For those who don’t know me, I’m Christian Louboutin. I’m a French citizen, born, raised and still living in Paris.“I even have an Egyptian father and I probably see myself as a citizen of the world. But when Paris saw such violence and cruelty, I need to express my emotions.
Louboutin’s continually expanding business requires constant attention from its creator, and Champgillon offers a much-needed respite. He has just flown from Mumbai to New York and will continue on after the international fashion weeks to Bhutan and Cuba, before taking a well-deserved rest at the end of March.