Beautiful Books; Blahnik by Boman: Shoes, Photographs, Conversation
This Book, published by Chronicle in 2005 portrays Manolos in a variety of artful still life photos inspired by the array of women who wear them.
About the authors;
Manolo Blahnik was born in the Canary Islands. He studied at the University of Geneva before moving to Paris and then London to work as a set designer. On a trip to New York in 1971, Blahnik was sent to show his sketches to legendary fashion editor Diana Vreeland, who famously suggested, “You should do shoes.” He lives in England.
Eric Boman, originally from Sweden, has worked in London, Paris, and New York for, among others, Vogue , Marie-Claire , Yves Saint-Laurent, Vanity Fair , The World of Interiors , and House & Garden . Since 1988, he has increasingly explored art photography and still-lifes. He lives in New York.