For many of us Pinoys, we're not totally aware of the Italian shoe brand ALBERTO GUARDIANI. Together with I-D, the British magazine created by Terry Jones, the brand recently announced the winner of Cinderthriller International Shoe Design Competition, which was launched months ago in search for the new "It-shoe". According to news, The Flutterby Shoe by Manila-based LADY SAN PEDRO bested 2 other international finalists who made the into the final cut of the competition.
A special panel featured the celebrated British shoe designer Georgina Goodman, Anna dello Russo, Sarah, owner of Paris concept-store Colette, Andrew Keith, president of Hong Kong department store Lane Crawford, Terry Jones and Rubina Guardiani.
In a related release, LADY SAN PEDRO's design features a classic red maryjane pump that gets a stylish, fantasy-like twist with a pair of butterfly wing heels and antenna-thin straps. The Farfalla heels epitomizes the modern woman while possessing a spontaneity that can only come from a sharp mind and fearless spirit.
|BUTTERFLY HEELS. Lady San Pedro's winning shoe design rendered in graphic illustration.|
Check out this winning design by LADY SAN PEDRO that has been made into a real shoe for ALBERTO GUARDIANI. Fly really high Lady, fly high with might fellow Pinoys!
|SPREAD YOUR WINGS. From design to reality, the Flutterby Shoe is as delicate as the butterfly.|
|THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL. The "Lady" shown here with the "Shoe".|
NOTE: Pictures from Alberto Guardiani