Most women simply love shoes. Luckily, there are men like Stuart Weitzman who want women to wear extravagant and ridiculously expensive shoes.
15| Mai Lamore’s Rose Shoes | $27,975
Another interesting pair was designed by Mai Lamore, famous for her creations inspired by art. The bee that landed on the shoe is made of gold, onyx and agate. Rose petal is made out of raw silk, hand-dyed, and the heel is made of 18 karat gold.
14| Roger Vivier’s The Dovima | $47,000
Credit goes to Bruno Frisoni for making these dead birds look positively angelic. They have been dyed rose pink and the heads are encrusted with crystal. The birds are also adorned with 24-karat gold mesh, silk ribbons and crocodile-skin rosettes.
13| Leon Verres Luxury Shoes | $136,000
Luxury group Leon Verres is famous for its expensive alcohol. But the company has also entered the luxury footwear market. The label’s luxury footwear range carries some of the most expensive shoes in the world. There is nothing even close to affordable here. The range has a starting price of $134,000 going up to $145,000. So only the obscenely wealthy can consider buying one of these most expensive shoes. The rest of us can only lust after these dazzling creations that are crafted from high-end materials like gold leather, black silk, diamonds and sapphires.
12| Borgezie Stilettos | $217,000
Few other shoes, luxury or otherwise, will come with a 1,000-year guarantee. But the Borgezie stilettos do just that. Designed by British designer Christopher Michael Shellis, this pair of stunning stilettos was created by a full team of goldsmiths. These most expensive shoes were put through temperatures of 1000ºC and above. There is no leather anywhere. The Borgezie Stilettos are pure gold, and adorned with 30 carats of diamonds. Over 2,200 diamonds deck this super-expensive shoe from shoe.
11| Stuart Weitzman’s “Diamond Dream” Stilettos | $500,000
10| Ruby Slippers From Wizard Of Oz | $666,000
9| Pure Gold High Heels: undeclared price
And for a true princess, there are even high heels made of pure gold (680 g). It is doubtful that anyone could walk in them and little is known about their designer, apart from the fact that he is Italian. The exact price is not known.
8| Stuart Weitzman Shoes “Retro Rose” Pumps | $1,000,000
7| Stuart Weitzman “Platinum Guild” Stilettos | $1,090,000
6| Stuart Weitzman’s Ruby Slippers | $1,600,000
Ruby Slippers by Stuart Weitzman are worth $1,600,000 and they draw our attention to the fact that Stuart Weitzman really loves jewels and diamonds on shoes. This pair is adorned with 642 rubies.
4| Cinderella’s Slippers | $2,000,000
Another pricey pair was also designed by Stuart Weitzman and named Cinderella’s slippers, worth $2,000,000. These slippers are covered in diamonds and they contain one amaretto diamond that is worth a million dollars by itself.
3| Tanzanite Heels | $2,200,000
In the first place we have a tie
1| Harry Winston’s Ruby Slippers | $3,000,000
Harry Winston’s Ruby Slippers by Ronald Winston are made of 4,600 real rubies, worth 1,350 carats and 50 carats of diamonds. The slippers were designed to mark the fiftieth anniversary of The Wizard of Oz. They don’t look too comfortable or appealing though.
1| Rita Hayworth Heels | $ 3,000,000
World’s most expensive shoes are Stuart Weitzman’s Rita Hayworth heels worth $ 3,000,000. The shoes are adorned with diamonds, sapphires and rubies.
Dartington Crystal’s Crystal Slippers
This pair of crystal glass slippers made by Dartington Crystal, on show in the Council House, Plymouth Civic Centre. Presented to the City Of Plymouth by the Plymouth Committee of the British Olympic Appeal and Mr & Mrs M. Hockin to mark the occasion of Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal attending the British Olympic Appeal Gala Ball on 15 July 1988.