Christian Louboutin

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Christian Louboutin
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Christian Louboutin in 2011
Born (1963-01-07) 7 January 1963 (age 58)
OccupationShoe designer
Years active1991–present

Christian Louboutin (French: [kʁis.tjɑ̃ lu.bu.tɛ̃]; born 7 January 1963) is a French footwear designer. His signature is the red soles on the shoes he designs.[1]

Louboutin's shoes were named the "Most Prestigious Women's Shoes" in 2007, 2008, and 2009.[2][3][4] In 2011, Louboutin became the most searched-for shoe brand online.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bourgoin, Suzan Michele (2 December 1997). Encyclopedia of World Biography (2 ed.). Gale. ISBN 978-0-7876-2546-7.
  2. "Designer Index – Christian Louboutin". Running With Heels. 17 September 2012. Archived from the original on 2013-01-21. Retrieved 2015-08-21. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Luxury Brand Status Index 2008: Footwear". Reuters. 17 June 2008. Archived from the original on 2011-11-18. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Luxury Brand Status Index 2009: Footwear". Reuters. 12 March 2009. Archived from the original on 2011-06-02. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. Digital Luxury (December 2011). "Analysis of Consumers' Search Intentions and Brands' Social Media Presence". The Luxury Shoe Industry. Slideshare. Archived from the original on 2013-10-29. Retrieved 30 July 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)