The book presents the essence of Pierre Hardy’s work, a classic of : the open toe stiletto.
The concept of his shape and its emblematic concept of purity of design has been present in the collection since its inception.
Its reappears in each collection under new guises, in new materials and different heels.
Sketches, unpublished drawings, and original photos invite us to discover Pierre Hardy’s universe, what lies behind his work, and shows the route from conception to realisation.
The original text “Success is a job in Paris” is written by the art critic, Eric Troncy.
This edition is limited to 350 copies and includes an original serigraph by Pierre Hardy, measuring 42x30 cm, signed and numbered.

32 pages – colors illustrations – Text in French and in English Published March 1st 2007