Brian Atwood : the designer
A native from Chicago, Brian Atwood studied fashion in New York before getting really in relation with the catwalk as a model. After a few years though, Brian Atwood left his modeling career aside to embrace designing. His talent was then spotted by Gianni Versaci who gave him a job at Versus and Versace Accessories. In 2001, Brian Atwood get involved in a more personal project by launching his own brand which would carry his name. His shoes became straight away a hit and were very quickly seen being worn by stars such as Anne Hathaway, Blake Lively, Cameron Diaz, Eva Longoria or Victoria Beckham.
The Brian Atwood shoes
And this success is well understood when seeing the designer’s collections. Luxury, chic and fashion are words that really well describe his shoes. Fully made in Italy, they guarantee quality, something very important for the brand. Mixing colors, fabrics and materials, Atwood develop new ideas and modern styles, with staggering heels. He also doesn’t hesitate to look for eccentricity in flashy colors, wild prints and details such as studs and laces. Atwood creates many pumps of course, but his collections also have boots and sandals.
Brian Atwood’s Maniac Pumps
The Maniac Pumps are Brian Atwood’s must-have. These pumps are quite simple but very trendy. High heels and platform make them quite easy to be worn with a skirt as well as with a pair of trousers. There is nothing too crazy in their shape, but the Maniac Pumps can still be recognized in one glance thanks to the seam they have on the front and their round shape. Each collection see them with new colors and different touches: neon, cream, patent leather, suede … and many more things that will make the shoe addicts’ heads spin!