It’s not the first time we see shoes inspired by the Paris landmark, and we’re sure it won’t be the last time.
These classically presented boots, mules, pumps, and sandals, as seen in Vetements’ SS19 show, are accented with upside-down Eiffel Towers as stiletto heels. How do you feel about these fabulously Francophile shoes?
Eiffel tower heel leather ankle boots, $1,343 at Matches Fashion
Vetements pays tribute to its French heritage with the intricately designed silver-tone metal Eiffel tower heel that lends flattering elevation to these black ankle boots.
Neon green Eiffel Tower sock ankle boots, $1,820 at Mytheresa
The pair has been crafted in Italy from neon green stretch knit and is perched high on a stiletto heel in the shape of the Eiffel Tower for a quirky touch.
Eiffel Tower velvet d’Orsay pumps, $1,305 at Matches Fashion
Vetements’ black d’Orsay pumps are set on silver Eiffel Tower-sculpted heels that are reminiscent of the memorabilia you might find in a Parisian souvenir shop.
Red velvet Eiffel Tower velvet pumps, $1,305 at Matches Fashion
The Eiffel Tower, a wrought-iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower as the entrance to the 1889 World’s Fair. It is the most-visited paid monument in the world.
Eiffel Tower-heel leather mules, $1,235 at Matches Fashion
Did you know Vetements is named after the French term for clothes?
Eiffel Tower-heel leather pumps, $1,257 at Ssense and Matches Fashion
These black leather pumps from Vetements reflect the political standpoint of head designer Demna Gvasalia, with the upside-down Eiffel Tower heel signifying his desire for change.
Eiffel Tower-heel patent-leather stiletto sandals, $1,150 at Matches Fashion
Red and pink Eiffel tower heel leather pumps, $1,690 at Mytheresa
These red leather pumps are perched high on a contrasting pink stiletto heel in the shape of the Eiffel Tower for a quirky touch.