In previous article, I briefly introduced the top 10 shoe designers in the world.
Now I want to introduce the second person in the list, the famous shoe designer Manolo Blahnik

Manolo Blahnik shoe designer
Manolo Blahnik shoe designer

Manolo Blahnik Childhood

This famous shoe designer, whose full name is Manuel Blahnik Rodriguez, was born in the Canary Islands in Spain.
He was born in 1942 in a wealthy family.
His father was Czechoslovakian and owned a pharmaceutical factory, and his mother was Spanish.
He was educated at home as a child. Then he went to a boarding school in Switzerland.

Manolo Blahnik shoe design
Manolo Blahnik shoe design

Manolo and his interest in fashion


He went to a university in Geneva to become a diplomat at his father’s request.
But his love of fashion, which stemmed from his mother’s interest in world-class trends, led him to switch to literature and architecture in 1965. Manolo studied in this field.
He then went to Paris to continue his studies at the Louvre School of Art.
Manuel worked at a women’s boutique while studying.
He still dreams of becoming a shoe designer.

Manolo Blahnik shoe design
Manolo Blahnik shoe design

Manolo Blahnik career

Three years later he went to London to work for Vogue magazine.
At the time, he did not think meeting Diana Vreeland, the magazine’s editor, would change his life.
When she saw Manolo’s designs and encouraged him to work in the field of shoe design.
Following this advice in 1971, he succeeded in working as a shoemaker for the Clark brand.
He improved his skills by examining the work of designers, technicians, and shoe factories.
Then he changed from the field of men’s shoes to the design of women’s shoes.
Where he was able to show his genius to everyone beautifully.

Then he developed his brand by designing women's bags.
Then he developed his brand by designing women’s bags.

Manolo Blahnik brand development

Then he developed his brand by designing women’s bags.
Today, the classic and unique style of Manolo Blahnik shoes has found fans all over the world and has won awards for its tokens.

I hope you enjoyed reading this article and got acquainted with the famous shoe designer Manolo blahnik.
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