Salvatore Ferragamo

The Ferragamo brand was born and imposes itself in Florence as a footwear company since the early 20's of 900. Salvatore Ferragamo (founder) was known for the design and the use of innovative materials; maybe because when he migrated in the United States, Salvatore studied anatomy at the University of California, in order to have a scientific approach to the study of the shoe. The various innovations of style are: the wedges, the shell sole, the carved sandalwood heel in 18 karat gold, objects of design, and we are just in the 60s. Ferragamo is also known for some distinctive accessories, as the bracket, the cork wedge heel, grosgrain bow on flats. Plenty of celebrities over the decades have worn Ferragamo, the opening to the Asian markets is worthy of note too.