Sunday, February 21, 2010
"Sheer Feminine Loveliness" from Paragon Shoes
Nowdays, who doesn't like looking at one crazy pair of shoes! They could be 20 inches high, with absolutely no posibly way to walk normally in them. But we still love to look.
The Melbourne Museum is currently showcasing a small exhibition of shoes from the Melbourne Manufacturers; Paragon Shoes. With pieces taken from over 100 years, the archive highlights the exceptional style from each era. Paragon Shoes has been the most significant shoe manufacturer in Australia for the 20th Century, and this exhibition celebrates their strong craft and ability in making fashionable and quality shoes for Australian women.
Exhibition: Paragon Shoes
Where: Melbourne Museum, in The Melbourne Gallery, Nicholson Street, Carlton Gardens.
When: Now till September 30 2010.
Cost: Free on consession/student pass, Adult: Fee