Magazine article Screen International

Stilettos Fit for a Witch?

Magazine article Screen International

Stilettos Fit for a Witch?

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Designs from Oz the Great and Powerful

Selfridge's newest store location? The great Land of Oz, where munchkins can purchase stilettos based off of their hometown's celebrities.

London-based designer Nicholas Kirkwood [pictured], in collaboration with Selfridges and Disney, has created four shoes inspired by Oz The Great and Powerful, Sam Raimi's upcoming take on the much-loved tale

Kirkwood and the companies premiered the sketches at London Fashion Week on Sunday [Feb 17] among costumes worn by cast members James Franco, Michelle Williams and Rachel Weisz.

If you look up to Glinda, you will now be able to resemble the good witch with a sparkly white heel, or finish off your tux with a black-and-white zigzagged Oxford like the grand Wizard himself.

The designs are clearly paired with each character's personality: Theodora (Mila Kunis) has a tie-up kitten heel draped in black and blood red, while Evanora's (Weisz) is spider-like in design and accented by royal green. …

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