Andre Leon Talley and Manolo Blahnik

Last night I was dawdling on Twitter (My handle is ewllingtonphl) when I saw a post by Vogue Contributing editor,  Andre Leon Talley (Twitter Handle: OfficialALT) about an article on The Daily Beast.com by Manolo Blahnik. It was entitled My Greatst Mistake: The Shoe That Almost Ended My Career. Have a look. I like it because in the story Blahnik is totally twisted from designing a beautiful shoe that turns out to be structurally dreadful on the runway. The fickle fashion public, of course, is in awe of this shoe. (Go figure.) Just goes to show you that what you consider your worst fashion faux pas can be your best style moments. Do you have any? 

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