• Ole! The Maria Lopez Collection is here

    High ceilings, exquisite chandeliers, antiques from Europe, sparkling wine and tasty canapés set the scene for the Cape Town launch of a spanish shoe collection. Women and shoes? Why the obsession…because it is an obsession. I thought about this again last night as I came back from attending the launch of the Maria Lopez Collection at Delos Antiques – probably one of Cape Town’s most beautiful venues. The Maria Lopez Collection is beautiful – elegant pumps, feminine wedges and, my personal favourite, the dramatic signature Marie Lopez stiletto which features gorgeous jewel colours and textured brocade and satin. I spoke to Spanish shoe designer, Maria Lopez who flew in from…