FN Spy: Sketches for Prince George

Designers Michael Kors, Sam Edelman and others craft baby shoe for the newest royal.

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Spy asked designers to craft footwear fit for His Royal Highness Prince George, who made his much-anticipated debut last Monday.

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And read below for some insight into the designers’ inspirations:

Sophia Webster:
“The coloring for [my] shoe is representative of British heritage — red, white and blue — and the zigzag trim lends itself to bunting, usually seen at royal celebrations.”

Sam Edelman:
“The world today is all about equality: same-sex marriage, unisex fashion and [my] perfect equal-opportunity baby slippers.”

Ralph Lauren’s Phoebe Goodman:
“Ralph Lauren’s iconic preppy style was easily translated into British royalty with Royal Stewart plaid. The gold soutache trim and luxurious linings felt perfectly fit for His Royal Highness.”

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