Presentation on theme: "Pierre Hardy French Shoe designer First shoe collection in 1988 for Christian Dior Collaborated with Balenciaga in 2001 Launched his own-name brand of."— Presentation transcript:
Pierre Hardy French Shoe designer First shoe collection in 1988 for Christian Dior Collaborated with Balenciaga in 2001 Launched his own-name brand of shoed and now bags in 1999 “ As we are not in a period of real innovation, you have to be totally different while also being the same.”
Inspiratio n Pierre Hardy was inspired by the skyline of New York City. He loves the buildings and the volume and the construct aspect of its town. He wanted to pull all this in a shoe.
Making the Silhouette Before taking the shape, making a silhouette of the skyline in New York City. It is effective for creating a design from accustomed shape.
Simplificatio n Simplify the silhouette to approach to a practical design. Deduct unnecessary details and make the design much more simple and modern.
Rough Sketch Drawing a rough sketch before making a prototype and get a general idea of final design.
Color Choice Pierre Hardy chose black, silver and gold for the shoe. It was meant to recall the glass facades of the buildings.
Material Choice Metallic Fabric Metallic bar
Final Product Skyline Heel, Summer 2011 “It’s about New York.... As simple as possible, very geometric.... It reminds me of the skyline, the towers, the glass facades of New York.” -Pierre Hardy
Sketch For the sketch, I used marker and color pencils. I focused on expressing the metallic texture, which is the most appealing element of this shoes.
2011 Summer Collection Shoes that were also part of the collection.