Louboutin Voted Sexiest Shoe

The designer's red studded patent leather pumps took first place in this year's "Sexy Shoes" contest.

View Slideshow

The red sole is still red hot, according to voters in this year's "Sexy Shoes" contest.

Christian Louboutin's red studded patent leather pumps won first place in the third-annual competition, created by Footwear News and Saks Fifth Avenue. Voters chose their picks online from Sept. 27 to Oct. 11.

Stuart Weitzman's burgundy patent pumps with a metal stiletto came in second place, while Jimmy Choo's black suede sandals with silver sequins took third. B Brian Atwood's studded suede over-the-knee boots were fourth.

Click here to see all the top four shoes >>

These winners were chosen from among 25 finalists, which were selected by the editors of FN and included styles by Manolo Blahnik, Christian Dior, Nicholas Kirkwood, Gucci and Tabitha Simmons, among others.

Louboutin's winning design was featured on the cover of the "Sexy Shoes" print magazine, which was distributed at Saks Fifth Avenue. The red-sole king also took home first place in the inaugural 2010 "Sexy Shoes" competition, while Valentino won the top prize last year.

View Slideshow
load comments


Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account, or simply type your comment below as a guest by entering your email and name. Your email address will not be shared. Please note that WWD reserves the right to remove profane, distasteful or otherwise inappropriate language.
News from WWD

Sign upSign up for WWD and FN newsletters to receive daily headlines, breaking news alerts and weekly industry wrap-ups.

getIsArchiveOnly= hasAccess=false hasArchiveAccess=false