manolo blahnik


For the American Ballet Theatre’s 75th Anniversary, several fashion designers were tapped to re-imagine the pointe slipper for an exhibition curated by Vogue’s Hamish Bowles.  

From top to bottom: Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel, Dolce and Gabbana, Manolo Blahnik, Christian Louboutin, Christian Louboutin, Peter Coping for Oscar de la Renta, Marchesa, Christian Siriano, and Narciso Rodriguez

The entire exhibit, which includes costumes currently in use by ABT and from the 75-year archive, is on display at the Metropolitan Opera House.