Texture faux fur Jasmine Broughton is a womenswear designer focusing on innovation within textural techniques and bold, playful silhouettes. Her design work is lead by experimentation with fabric manipulations and hand-crafted embellishments.
Ballet Shoes by Noel Streatfeild. Having first heard about this book on the movie "You've Got Mail," I bought a beautiful copy and loved it. It is my favourite of the 'shoe' books and would love to find an American copy.