I wanted to be a shoe designer, but I never thought it could be a profession. But what was the alternative? Doctor? Too dirty! Air-hostess? Maybe not! Then someone gave me a book on Roger Vivier, and, cheri, instantly I knew that was it!
When a woman puts on a heel, she has a different posture, a different attitude. She really stands up and has a consciousness of her body.
Cinderella is not only an iconic character when it comes to beauty, grace and fairytale love, but also shoes.
A good pump is a silhouette, like the bone structure of the face. It's like a beautiful face with no make-up. You can cover a not-so-beautiful face with make-up, but it is just a mask - it is the same with shoes.
John White Geary