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Thursday, 8 December 2011
Hot chilean shoes...
Barbara Briones is a Chilean shoe designer who manages to combine her love of old world artisans with contemporary design, creating eclectic modern colourful shoes. She began her studies in her native Chile, then moved to Buenos Aires, where she was inspired by the skilled artists working with leather. She completed her studies at the prestigious School of Cordwainers in London, after which she worked for Italian shoe label Ferragamo and later with British label Mulberry. Keep an eye out for her in the future.