Having already worked extensively within the two distinct areas of women’s and men’s shoes, Philippe has a strong understanding and command of both.
« Women’s shoes necessitate finesse and delicacy. Trends need to be followed and new, often sensual and sometimes extravagant materials need to be sourced and used in order to trigger that special emotion [...]
« [...] Men’s shoes require a more robust and physical approach. The materials used are thicker than those of women’s shoes. [...]
[...] However, with women’s shoes, it is invariably the exposure to the world of ‘haute-couture’ that opens the door to the choice and subsequent expertise in the use of more innovative materials. My collaboration with LAURA PUNTILLO brings fresh sensitivity and a new approach to the creative process and design. A different take from my own, well versed traditional universe of shoe and boot making ».
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Tradition & Innovation
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