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Roger Vivier – Stiletto Maestro

To be carried by shoes, winged by them to wear dreams on one’s feet is to begin to give reality to one’s dream.
– Roger Vivier

Roger Vivier was a French shoe designer. He’s credited for designing the first stiletto that captivated a lot of women and even men.

For 10 years, Vivier worked as a designer at Christian Dior.

His designs won acclaims around the world and for 35 years he became the master shoe designer predating Manolo Blahnik and Christian Louboutin.

His designs were a work of art that they were compared to the famed Faberge eggs.

The Queen of England wore a Vivier original on her coronation.