Sarah Jessica Parker
One might think that Sarah Jessica Parker's love affair with shoes started with her infamous Sex and the City character, Carrie Bradshaw, but not so explains Parker at the Tuesday preview of her new SJP collection with George Malkemus and Nordstrom. "George and I had met long before I played Carrie Bradshaw," she says. "George came out to Los Angeles to a store called Madeleine Gallay that was on Sunset Plaza, in 1985. I didn't have two freaking nickels to rub together, but I came to this trunk show, and I ordered six pair of shoes. I must have done it, literally, on a layaway or on an American Express, it's the same card I have today. George and Manolo [Blahnik] had swatches and styles, and we put together six pairs of shoes."
That shared enthusiasm is what brought Parker and Malkemus together again on their 30-piece line of single-sole heels, espadrilles, flats, and thongs and handbags and trenches, which hits Nordstrom stores on February 28. Here, VF DailyRead More »from Sarah Jessica Parker Launches Fashion Line