Shoes- my passion-my shoes design portfolio - Wonkey Donkey Bazaar

"Shoes: My Passion, My Style, My Story"

"From Passion to Obsession:

My Love Affair with Shoes"

***coming soon- "Welcome to my channel, where I share my passion for shoes! In this video, I'll be taking you on a journey through my shoe collection, sharing my favorite pairs and the stories behind them. From classic pumps to trendy sneakers, I'll show you how I style each pair and give you tips on how to incorporate them into your own wardrobe. Whether you're a shoe lover like me or just looking for some fashion inspiration, this video is for you. So sit back, relax, and let's talk shoes!"

#shoelove #shoestagram #shoeaddict #shoegame #shoeporn #shoesoftheday #bootseason #booties #bootlove #bootstagram


1. "Sole Searching: The Art and Passion of Shoe Design"
2. "From Function to Fashion: The Fascinating World of Shoes and Boots"
3. "Step Up Your Style: Exploring the Beauty and Creativity of Shoe Design"
4. "The Power of Shoes: Why We Love Them and Can't Live Without Them"
5. "Walking on Air: The Magic and Mystery of Shoe Design"


"The Power of Shoes: Why We Love Them and Can't Live Without Them"

Shoe design is an art form that many people appreciate and love. Shoes and boots not only protect our feet but can also make a fashion statement. The creativity that goes into designing shoes is endless, from the choice of materials to the colors and styles. Designers often draw inspiration from different sources, including nature, architecture, and historical eras.

When it comes to shoe design, there are many factors to consider, such as comfort, functionality, and aesthetics. A well-designed shoe should not only look good but also feel good on the feet. This is why designers pay close attention to the materials used, the shape of the shoe, and the type of support it provides.

One of the most exciting things about shoe design is the variety of styles available. From sneakers to stilettos, there is a shoe for every occasion and personal style. Designers can create shoes that are edgy, sophisticated, playful, or elegant. The possibilities are endless, and this is why shoe design is such a fascinating field.

The stiletto high heel originated in the 1950s and quickly became a popular fashion item. The name "stiletto" comes from the Italian word for "dagger," which accurately describes the thin, pointed heel. The stiletto heel was originally created to elongate the legs and complement the silhouette of the female form. Over time, the stiletto heel has become a symbol of femininity and elegance.

The #stiletto heel has been used in fashion by top designers such as #Christian Louboutin, #Jimmy Choo, and #Manolo Blahnik. These designers have taken the stiletto heel to new heights, creating designs that are both functional and fashionable. The stiletto heel has been incorporated into everything from boots to sandals, and has been used in both haute couture and ready-to-wear collections.

Despite its popularity, the stiletto heel has also been criticized for being uncomfortable and impractical. Some women have reported experiencing foot pain and even injury from wearing stiletto heels for extended periods of time. However, many still consider the stiletto heel to be an essential fashion item.

In recent years, there has been a trend towards more comfortable and practical footwear. Sneakers and flats have become more popular, and some designers have even incorporated these styles into their collections. However, the stiletto heel remains a staple in the fashion industry and continues to be a symbol of sophistication and glamour.

Shoe design is also influenced by trends and cultural movements. For example, in recent years, there has been a growing interest in sustainable and ethical fashion, and this has impacted the way shoes are designed and produced. Many designers are now using eco-friendly materials and ethical production practices to create beautiful and environmentally conscious shoes.

In conclusion, shoe design is an exciting and dynamic field that combines art, fashion, and function. It is a highly creative process that requires attention to detail and a deep understanding of the materials and techniques used. Whether you love sneakers, boots, or high heels, there is a shoe out there that reflects your personal style and taste.


Footwear designers play a crucial role in the fashion industry, and here are the top 10 designers and why they stand out.

  1. #ChristianLouboutin - known for his signature red soles and high-quality craftsmanship.

  2. #ManoloBlahnik - his elegant and feminine designs have been worn by celebrities and fashion icons.

  3. #JimmyChoo - his glamorous and trendy designs have become a staple in the fashion world.

  4. #Alexander McQueen - his avant-garde and innovative designs have pushed boundaries and inspired many.

  5. #Giuseppe Zanotti - his bold and daring designs combine luxury and edginess.

  6. #Stuart Weitzman - his classic and versatile designs cater to a wide range of styles and occasions.

  7. #Nicholas Kirkwood - his unique and quirky designs incorporate unexpected materials and shapes.

  8. #Charlotte Olympia - her whimsical and playful designs add a touch of fun to any outfit.

  9. #Aquazzura - his sophisticated and modern designs are perfect for the fashion-forward woman.

  10. #Roger Vivier - his iconic buckle designs have become a timeless fashion staple.


There have been many talented female shoe designers throughout history who have made a significant impact on the fashion world. One of the most well-known is Manolo Blahnik, who rose to fame in the 1970s and became a favorite of celebrities like Sarah Jessica Parker and Princess Diana. Another notable designer is Christian Louboutin, whose iconic red-soled shoes have become synonymous with luxury and glamour. Other famous female shoe designers include Tamara Mellon, who co-founded Jimmy Choo, and Sophia Webster, known for her playful and colorful designs. These women have not only created beautiful footwear but have also shattered gender barriers in the male-dominated fashion industry.

Here are ten of the top female footwear designers:

  1. #Christian Louboutin

  2. #Tabitha Simmons

  3. #Manolo Blahnik

  4. #Charlotte Olympia

  5. #Sophia Webster

  6. #Sarah Flint

  7. #Tamara Mellon

  8. #Amina Muaddi

  9. ###Mary Alice Malone

  10. #Clare Waight Keller

What is a shoe obsession called?

Hypebeast generally refers to a person who is devoted to acquiring fashionable items, especially clothing and shoes.]

check out this utterly fabulous coffee table must have...

It's All About Shoes is the perfect shoe coffee table book that completely lives up to its title!  It is a celebration of footwear that will inspire your creativity, style & thirst for shoes many times over.

From high heels, flats to sneakers, Suzanne Middlemass' stunning book will have your eyes feasting on the most wondrous shoes imaginable.

  • "Shoes are the quickest way for women to achieve instant metamorphosis." - ...
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  • "The right shoes can make everything different.” - ...

  • "Take the road less travelled, but first get some new shoes.” - ...
  • "I like Cinderella, I really do.

"Step Up Your Shoe Game: Outranking Imelda Marcos with Style

Seriously, I must outrank Imelda Marcos when it comes to shoes, boots, all footwear, in fact., as I have so many...

"From Childhood to Fashion Icon: My Lifelong Obsession with Shoes and Boots"

Ever since,as a child, when I pranced about, age 5 , in my Gran's high heel black patent leather sandles, clippity, clopp, clippity clop.."Do they fit me , Gram-do they, do they?" , i would excitedly ask, whilst prancing and clippitying about... "Nearly my, darling, ,..nearly.."..she would patiently, as ever, reply...Oh how I loved that huge wardrobe of clothes, and shoes..I would get lost in my dressing-up box for hours...Then, later, I would trawl round the charity shops, with my mum, for costume jewellery, flouncy ballroom dresses, -the cruch of taffeta, the smooth sheen of silk, getting lost in olde books, and the musty smell I grew to love..ha...


I now have had the chance to look at some old portfolios of mine, and introduce my own footwear range, found on

There is a downloadable pdf catalogue ** available where  some background, and examples of my designs can be found.


  •  “Cinderella is proof that a new pair of shoes can change your life.”

  • If I ever let my head down, it will be to admire my shoes – Marilyn Monroe

  • “Keep your head, heels and standards high.” – Lola Stark

  • “With four pairs of shoes, I can travel the world.” – Coco Chanel

  • “Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.” – Marilyn Monroe

  • “You have big shoes to fill.” – Idiom 

  • “Buy good shoes and a good mattress, because when you're not in one you're in the other.” – Unknown

  • “They went into my closets looking for skeletons, but thank God, all they found were shoes, beautiful shoes.” – Imelda Marcos

  • “Always buy a good pair of shoes and a good bed – if you're not in one, you're in the other.” – Gloria Hunniford

  • “A girl can never have too many shoes.” – Unknown

  • “I did NOT have three thousand pairs of shoes, I had one thousand and sixty.” – Imelda Marcos

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