The Portuguese footwear industry has to be, once again, highlighted in the 23rd edition of the Portugal Fashion. Indeed, apart from two individual parades of two most prestigious designer of footwear (José António Strena and Luis Onofre), also seven of the most prestigious companies (which together have a turnover of 200 million euros) rose to the passerelle, with the collaboration of STP Industry (clothing).
For the first time in Portugal Fashion, were on stage the two brands that were elected "revelation of the footwear sector" in the last two years. The Atelier do Sapato, recently appointed in Milan (September this year) as Revelation Brand 2008, favored a women s collection, inspired by the 20s with a fresh look, which highlighted a combination of minimalist drawings, with elegant shapes, with innovative details, improved hand-work and different soles.
Already the Goldmud, who was born only two years ago and won the same award last year, showed a collection of urban spirit, young and irreverent in the man and woman segments, where the comfort and well-being in a perspective rustic / chic are defined as the foundation of the collection.
The Aerosoles, in her turn, proposed a collection with simple ideas, which are exercised in modest proposals, with charisma, confidence and good taste, where it was highlighted sandals Greek-inspired.
Innovative and able to break all limits, the collection spring / summer of 2009from Cohibas remained with a cosmopolitan spirit, futuristic and bold, improved with more daring line signed by the designer Luis Henrique.
The nature and technology are the two sources of inspiration for the new collection of Dkode brand. The heterogeneity of leather and textiles and the new soles used in collection prove this fact. The color emerges in every detail, giving them a intense color that is associated with the urban lifestyle, young and sexy that characterizes this footwear brand.
Always innovative, never conventional, the new collection of FLY London offered an eclectic variety of products, from uni-sex sports line until high-heeled models plenty of glamour. The single image of FLY London remains, that way, intact because of combinations of materials and colors, unique details and eternal passion to create remarkable shoes among the others.
The Nobrand who was born, clearly, 20 years ago and is present in approximately 1200 points of sale, presented a bold and irreverent line for the twenty-first century men.