"...Salvatore Ferragamo ... was an Italian shoe designer. He worked with many Hollywood stars in the 1920s, before returning to Italy to found the eponymous company making unique hand-made footwear. His scientific and creative approach to shoes spawned many innovations such as the wedge heel and cage heel. Film stars and celebrities continue to patronise his company, which has evolved into a luxury goods empire spanning the world. ..." Excerpts above taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvatore_Ferragamo
"…salvatore ferragamo (1898-1960), had been one of the pioneers of fashion made in italy. for the shoemaker fashion and culture have always been linked. ferragamo began making shoes for hollywood stars for both on and off the set, in california in the 1920s. the shoe after all is perhaps the most famous of fetish objects. and if the shoe is a fetish, what could be more sexy than shoes made for legendary stars as rita hayworth, sofia loren, audrey hepburn, ingrid bergman, ava gardner, katherine hepburn, marlene dietrich, and bette davis ?..." Excerpts above taken from: http://www.designboom.com/history/ferragamo.html
These are the most classic pieces every fashionista absolutely must have in her wardrobe – the black knee-high boot. They are from the the ever couture Italian designer powerhouse Ferragamo, esteemed leather makers among the elite for so long. These boots are the perfect height – not too tall, not too short, so comfortable, and just so wonderfully made. They do NOT hurt your feet! Comfortable and practical, while being so sexy and feminine at the same time!! These amazing boots were purchased directly from Ferragamo in New York. Size 5. An absolute steal at this price. The shoes were worn but there is still a ton of life left in these beauties!! PLEASE NOTE THAT "LARGE PACKAGE" MUST BE SELECTED IF YOU WOULD LIKE THE ORIGINAL BOX. If you do not need/want the original Ferragamo box, you can select normal shipping and it can be sent for cheaper.