Carrie Bradshaw adored them; Beyoncé sang about them; princesses wear them. From the first time a pair of Jimmy Choo shoes graced the red carpet, the brand has been favored by Hollywood stars, British royalty, and the world's most fashionable women—as well as highly coveted by millions around the world. Founded in 1996 by Tamara Mellon, Jimmy Choo is known for its glamorous, creative, and whimsical designs that have inspired legions of fans worldwide.
Since launching the company, Mellon has been a creative and business visionary, turning out fashion and cultural icons regularly seen on loyal fans such as Reese Witherspoon, Madonna, Halle Berry, and countless other stars. Through red-carpet fashion photography and behind-the-scenes imagery from the company archives, this book gives an inside look at Mellon and the company's creative inspirations, as well as showcasing the brilliant, colorful, and memorable creations that have already become fashion classics.
Jimmy Choo was founded by Tamara Mellon, OBE, in 1996, as a luxury footwear company. Today, Jimmy Choo encompasses a complete luxury brand with women’s shoes, handbags, small leather goods, belts, sunglasses, and eyewear. The brand’s products are available in the growing network of Jimmy Choo freestanding stores as well as in the most prestigious department stores, specialty stores, and duty-free stores worldwide.