Salvatore Ferragamo’s story in a modern fairytale
Text: Katerina Gkoumopoulou
Brilliant designer Salvatore Ferragamo had had a great career and personal story in fashion industry, for which you can learn through an unconventional book: a new comic book like a fairytale. Illustrator Frank Espinoza depicted beautifully Ferragamo’s life as a passionate shoemaker and through his sketches you can learn everything about the shoe history.
A limited number of signed copies of the comic book are currently on sale at the Ferragamo Fifth Avenue flagship store in NYC, and all proceeds will benefit “Un Cuore, Un Mondo”, the non-profit organization that supports activities directed at helping children who suffer from heart disease.
Enjoy the fashion show history of a legendary designer.
Not to be missed.
Photos via: www.elle.com, essentialhommemag.com, www.vogue.com.au