"Louboutin, 44, whose instantly recognizable red-soled stilettos have become de rigueur on the red carpet and among Hollywood's A-list crowd. "He is the foremost shoe designer in the world," says Valerie Steele, director of the museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology...He counts Oprah, Sarah Jessica Parker, Cameron Diaz, Katie Holmes and hundreds of other Hollywood stars among his loyal clientele...According to Saks' fashion director' Michael Fink, Louboutin's shoes--which retail on average for $800--are one of the store's top-selling brands. "It's the mystique of the extremely sexy pump," says Fink. "And, of course, the subtle branding of the red sole really helps."..." Excerpt taken from: http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1731871,00.html#ixzz0m9AuM79l
"Shoe designer Christian Louboutin creates luxury footwear for women known for their distinctive materials and delicate embellishments. Long a favorite of some of the world's most stylish women, Louboutin's shoes are instantly recognizable to fashion cognoscenti for their trademark lipstick-red soles...such well-known fashionistas as Diane Von Furstenburg and Catherine Deneuve became devoted clients. Later devotees of his stiletto heels included Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez, and Sarah Jessica Parker, who wore Louboutins on her wedding day..." Excerpts taken from: http://www.notablebiographies.com/newsmakers2/2006-Le-Ra/Louboutin-Christian.html#ixzz0m9CmbiUd
Yes, these are true AUTHENTIC Christian Louboutin shoes that were only tried on indoors - they are basically as new!! Size 6, they were purchased directly from Barney's New York and still have the original price tag on them!! Complete with the original box and original price tags, Louboutins are RARELY on sale and this is an extremely rare opportunity to get these beauties at a HUGE discount!