Almost every girl who has a love for shoes shares a love for Christian Louboutin; his famously creative shoes are desired by women across the world. This summer, The Design Museum in London presented an exhibition of the French shoe designer, celebrating a career which has pushed the boundaries of high fashion shoe design, and I was fortunate enough to attend.
Long before women were allowed to express themselves fully, the Marquis de Sade said that "the way to a woman's heart is along the path of torment". This was recently quoted in Claudia's Croft interview with Christian Louboutin who stated that, "a little discomfort is balanced by something else, which has to do with desire." Have the French spoken?