Introducing Francesco Russo: born in Italy, based in Paris and currently the most-wanted footwear designer.
If you’re looking for the ultimate in elegant footwear, head to Francesco Russo. Whether it’s striking evening poise you’re after, or chic yet comfortable daytime pieces, this brand has all bases covered. The pointed pump comes in classic black and a delectable blush-nude shade this season, while metallic sandals with feather details are perfect for making a glamorous after-dark statement. Opt for the label’s tried-and-tested ballerinas for unrivalled daytime comfort.
Born in southern Italy in 1974, Francesco Russo developed his understanding of leather goods at Costume National before moving to Miu Miu, and eventually relocating to Paris in order to work at what was then Yves Saint Laurent. After a lifetime honing skills at these reputable brands, Russo launched his own label. His balance of refined taste and a flamboyant design aesthetic have earned him instant success as one of the most exciting new accessories designers of the moment.