AQUAZZURA founder and creative director Edgardo Osorio attended a cocktail reception hosted by Lauren Goodman in the Saks Fifth Avenue San Francisco’s Shoe Salon on Tuesday, March 29. He signed shoes and created custom sketches of the client’s favorite shoe on the spot!
About Edgardo Osorio & AQUAZZURA
Born in Colombia and raised between Miami and London, Edgardo Osorio combines his eye for drop-dead glamour, his passion for modern design and his hand for luxury craftsmanship into desirable footwear. After attending the London College of Fashion and Central Saint Martins, he made his first strides in the footwear world within some of the most prestigious luxury brands such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Sigerson Morrison, René Caovilla, and Roberto Cavalli. In 2011, after working in the industry for 10 years, and at just 25 years old, Edgardo launched his luxury footwear brand AQUAZZURA in Florence. He was won such awards as the Footwear News ’“Best Designer of 2015” award, the “Vivian Infantino Emerging Talent Award” in 2013 and Elle Spain’s Style Awards as the 2014 “Best Accessories Designer of the Year.” The “Sexy Thing” booties, the Belgravia and Christy flats, and the Wild Thing sandals are his signature styles and have been claimed as “Must Have” shoes by top influencers and fashion press.
In just four years, AQUAZZURA has become available in 48 countries within the top retailers of the world. AQUAZZURA shoes can be seen on the feet of trendsetters, Hollywood stars, European royalty and fashion insiders around the globe. From Julianne Moore to Jennifer Lawrence, Gwyneth Paltrow to Nicole Kidman, Rihanna to Charlize Theron, and Beyoncé to Diane Kruger, among many other high profile celebrities.
Photos Courtesy of Drew Altizer