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The best of PFW SS19 day 5: Balmain's pyramid-inspired heels

The best of PFW SS19 day 5: Balmain's pyramid-inspired heels

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Text: Su Fen Tan


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Walking on glass

When Cara Delevingne opened the show at Balmain, it almost looked like she was walking on tiptoes—this was but an optical illusion, upon closer look you'll see the angular heels crafted from plexiglass. Olivier Rousteing highly sculptural creations this season were inspired by Parisian architecture. The iconic pyramid that is the Louvre finds itself referenced in high-shine minidresses that resemble shards of glass pieced together, and of course, the shoes. From kitten-heeled booties to classic strappy sandals, see the many variations of the plexiglass beauties here: 

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