The distinctive red soles that have been the calling card of Christian Louboutin's towering stilettos since 1992 are at the center of a multimillion lawsuit between The Shoe Maker and follow fashion house Yves Saint Laurent (YSL). On Thursday, Louboutin filed suit against YSL in Manhanttan...

stop Yves Saint Laurent from producing red-soled shoes. Although the outcome of his lawsuit against the French company is yet to be determined, a judge in New York has declined the famous footwear designer's request to stop Yves Saint Laurent from selling shoes with red soles, even though...

× Brentwood Country Mart is already buzzing with big-name stars, who'll soon have the chance to score their red carpet steppers in a barn-like setting. Pret-a-Reporter reports that Christian Louboutin has just inked a lease at the ritzy red-planked shopping center, where he'll be taking over...

You may have heard that there was a bit of trouble in Christian Louboutin's Red Sole heaven when a certain Yves Saint Laurent Palais pump appeared on the market (which will result, undoubtedly, in a serious increase of sales volume for the YSL pumps in question). The red Palais (you can see...

Christian Louboutin's Red Soled creations also form part of this new collection which comprises of the high platform chopines to the glamorous stilettos. The exhibition looks at the high-heeled shoe's rich and varied history and its ability to transform the wearer. To lure fashion and art...

Yves Saint Laurent's shoes: they had a sole that matched the shoe colour. Christian Louboutinfiled a lawsuit against Yves Saint Laurent last month, claiming that YSL violated Louboutin's red sole trademark. I totally disagreed with this lawsuit, as the collection featured several shoes, all...

I do love a good fashion film and this one from Christian Louboutin is adorable. Celebrating the luxury footwear label's first US in-store salon at Saks in New York, the short film starring the designer himself, follows his iconic red-soled footwear from his Paris studio, past the Eiffel Tower...

Christian Louboutin, who sued Yves Saint Laurent in April for producing red-soled shoes, found themselves in an even bigger predicament when the judge presiding over the case found that Louboutin's patented trademark on red soles wasn't valid–putting the company in danger of losing it....

has been granted the right to protect his signature red soles as a trademark. We are extremely pleased and gratified that the Appellate Court found our key arguments to be correct: first that color can and does serve as a trademark in the fashion industry, and that Christian Louboutin's...

Let's hope wasn't planning on sending red-soled pumps down the Saint Laurent Paris runway next month! A New York federal court of appeals today granted trademark protection on his signature red soles, except in cases where the whole shoe is red, reports. This is the latest in a lengthy...

 

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