Christian Louboutin Turns 20!

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With SF lifestyle/fashion bloggers: Annie (Poetic & Chic), Lindsay (A City Undressed), Britt and Whit (Britt + Whit)

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My favorite pick of the night, the Pigalove ballet flats!

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More SF bloggers! Above: Santina (Style by Santina), Angie (THYMWA), Adiel (It’s Because I Think Too MuchBottom: Kate (Kate a la mode), Lindsay, Jesica (Ryzenberg On), Chandamheer (PancakeStacker

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the beloved red sole! To celebrate, Neiman Marcus graciously hosted a private cocktail & trunk show for SF lifestyle/fashion bloggers to preview Christian Louboutin’s capsule collection. This collection includes 20 distinctive shoe styles inspired by 20 years of iconic shoe designs, and S.F. was among the ten Neiman Marcus stores that held the preview.

I did like the graffiti-themed concept behind this special collection since most of the shoes were quite edgy and costum-y. Each style seemed to be one of a kind and it sure would please a die-hard Louboutin collector. The pair that I absolutely fell in love with was the Pigalove ballet flats! (picture above) I know this particular style defeats the purpose of owning a pair of red sole because, well, people can’t quite see the red sole, but the rhinestone detail (which spells out “love” btw) already had me at love-at-first-sight! Edgy meets sweet, I like that, like a lot. :)

Unfortunately, I didn’t pick up a pair of red sole here. It would’ve cost me a month’s rent!  Ironically, I did manage to pick up my very first pair of red sole with a fraction of the cost at another event I attended the very same night (go figure, right?) Will have to share that with you on another post. Stay tuned!

  • Those ballet flats were definitely my fave too! Fun photos – it was great seeing you!

  • Angie

    You are so great at taking photos at events.  I was infatuated by those black and white peep toes, but I am with you, I couldn’t justify my rent for a pair of shoes.  Nonetheless, it was such a fun event.  I can’t wait to see your new red bottoms.

    xo.

    Angie

  • How fun you got to attend the CL event! I love his shoes and can’t wait until I can buy my first pair!

  • Fun event + Awesome People = Fantastic Photos!
    I’m with Angie, I want to see your new shoes! 

  • Eli

    The love flats were definitely my favorite of the bunch. It was so nice seeing you that night :) I totally thought you’d bought the shoes at NM!! Glad to hear you got them for a good deal at the Decades event!

  • Those flats are TO DIE. I’ve seen them in red & gold but the studs definitely kick them up a notch! LOVE.