(Getty)Exciting news from the shoe world this morning! Tamara Mellon, who sold her stake in Jimmy Choo last year for, like, a bazillion dollars, is rumored to be launching her own shoe collection next year.A report in the Daily Mail claims that Tamara, who is the former Chief Creative Officer and co-founder of Jimmy Choo, has been busying herself designing new footwear for the Tamara Mellon Collection."The idea is that the line will simply be called Tamara Mellon and she's working on designs...Read Full Story
(image courtesy Jimmy Choo) Get ready for CHOO 24:7. Jimmy Choo's most ardent fans now have a place to see and be seen on the Web. The posh London-based shoe label has just launched Choo 24:7, an interactive microsite that invites fans and photographers to submit street style images that reflect their personal style. Shoe lovers can not only check out how tastemakers from Paris to Nashville are styling their signature stilettos, but also create their own Stylemaker photo galleries directly...Read Full Story
Celebrity favorite shoe designer Jimmy Choo and model Alek Wek both graduated from the London College of Fashion. London is a hot bed for avant-garde fashion designers and some of fashion's most esteemed designers have come from London. The London College of Fashion recently showcased it's graduate class' fashion collections. The designs at the show ranged from innovative to downright kooky (see the alligator-esque creation above). Who knows, these creations might be seen on a red carpet soon...Read Full Story
Getty Images and Photo Agency. 2010 will see one of the strangest collaborations to hit the fashion industry in recent years, as Jimmy Choo and UGG Australia have announced plans to launch a new collection of women's sheepskin footwear. The president of Jimmy Choo, Tamara Mellon, said, "Other than Jimmy Choo, UGG Australia is the only other footwear I have in my wardrobe. We are delighted to have created a special capsule that captures the best of both brands - the legendary comfort...Read Full Story
Image via WWD.Images from Jimmy Choo's ready-to-wear and accessories collection for budget retailer H&M have slowly made their way onto the Internet for the past several months, with many a bargain shopper rejoicing over the line's cut-price leather gladiators and over-the-knee boots.Now WWD has revealed a few of the images from the line's advertising campaign, shot by Terry Richardson. The sky-high booties, leggings, and faux fur vests scream the season's most overused adjective: FIERCE...Read Full Story
Jimmy Choo is a Malaysian fashion designer based in London. He is the co-founder of Jimmy Choo Ltd with Tamara Mellon.