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JUNE 3RD, 2011


We’ve always thought of shoes as works of art (anything to justify our “collection”).

But in this case, there’s some legitimacy to our claim. Vancouver-based Cocopunkz hand-paints shoes in custom designs. So the black pumps sitting in the back of our closet? They can now be reinvented with a new paint job. And yes, the graphics are treated to survive a rainy Vancouver day. We handed over a pair of old heels, which were transformed with a pretty yellow hue and flower pattern inspired by the look of Starting at $300 per pair, these original works of art are not cheap. But neither is that Masik hanging on our wall.

And these go so much better with our sheer maxi skirt. —KD