Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe

This gorgeous book explores the fashion world’s most coveted and iconic object–the high-heeled shoe. Killer Heels explores the rich cultural history of the high heel and its relation to power, fantasy, sexuality, and identity. More than 160 spectacular contemporary and historical shoe designs play with the cultural and artistic possibilities of the high heel, use innovative or unexpected materials, and push the limits of functionality and beauty. This collection of killer heels is filled with stunning photos and fashion lore.

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LEFT : Tea Petrovic / Wings Variations  RIGHT: Zaha Hadid x United Nude / Nova Shoe
Hardcover: 224 pages
Published: August 28th 2014 by Prestel Publishing