Designing shoes is fairly new to me. It's a different ballgame altogether than making clothes. I had a client recently and I was the one who measured his feet and let's just say it was an utter disaster. I had to ask my shoemaker to redo the whole thing, hehehe. But I'm getting better understanding of the whole process.
Anyhoot, I've done a unisex sandal for s/s 09 and here's 4 of the colors:
The 'battle blue' version I don't have anymore. Made of soft calfskin leather it's very comfortable to wear. This one is the lighter version of the thick soled one I released last year. It seems gladies are here to stay based on the s/s 09 runway reports. I like the version at Givenchy best:
My version for spring/summer 08: