Christian Louboutin Shoes for Women
Early in the 1990s, Christian Louboutin, a French fashion designer, began his line of women’s shoes. The shoes offer a wide range of styles to match just about any taste; Christian Louboutin designs can be anything from a serious boot or work pump to an embellished sky high stiletto.Why are the soles of Christian Louboutin shoes red?
After seeing his assistant Sarah painting her nails red, the designer grabbed the nail polish and painted the soles of a shoe red, then decided to add the iconic red bottom to his shoes. The red-soled shoe has been a staple of Christian Louboutin footwear since the early 1990s. To attach the red sole to the shoe, a technique called Blake Stitching is used, then the tip of the sole and the back of the heel are secured with nails.What types of shoes does Christian Louboutin make?
Christian Louboutin shoes come in many designs including pumps, boots, sandals, stilettos, and peep toes. The range of materials includes Jonatina 100 PVC, patent leather, snakeskin, embossed leather, and even cork on the inside of the shoe's sole for additional padding. Spiked embellishments, glitter, and many other designs are common, as Christian Louboutin shoes are handmade. Christian Louboutin shoemakers use a Patina dying process to add color to dress shoes, and the welt of the shoe, if it has a welt or hard border like in a flat dress shoe, is hand-painted.What types of sneakers and flats does Christian Louboutin make?
Sneakers may be high-tops or may feature a lower-cut ankle. Many sneakers feature spikes and/or glitter, while other sneakers feature colorful patterns. Christian Louboutin sneakers are usually constructed from leather, sometimes include mesh, and are often unique designs. Flats also come in a variety of styles including sandals, ballet flats, loafers, pointed toe flats, lace-ups, and espadrilles.What sizes of Christian Louboutin footwear are available for women?
The footwear is measured in European women's sizes 34-42. European sizes depend on the length of your foot. To give a few examples in women's sizes: a U.S. size 6 is a European 37, size 7 is European 38, size 8 is a European 39, and size 9 is a European 40. The heel height is listed in millimeters, such as 100 millimeters and 120 millimeters (approximately 3.9 and 4.7 inches).What boot designs does Christian Louboutin make?
Christian Louboutin boots are available in over-the-knee, calf-height, ankle boots, flat boots, and combat-style. The boots range from stilettos to winter-appropriate shoes. Some of the boot styles available are the Moulin Noir, a stiletto, over-the-knee shoe, the Cheminene, a style that is open on the back and toe, and the Porligat, a bootie with a fishnet look.Content provided for informational purposes only. eBay is not affiliated with or endorsed by Christian Louboutin.