Like the shoes on my book cover? You need to check out Fratelli Rossetti

Deciding which shoes to put on the cover of my book was a surprisingly easy choice. This pair of two-tone tassel loafers are so charming, and such a joy to paint, that they were a clear winner.

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The shoes in question are from an Italian brand called Fratelli Rossetti and are made of the softest leather, making them incredibly comfortable. They never fail to attract compliments when I wear them – including from the fashion designer Osman Yousefzada – so I thought it was about time we had a closer look at the brand.

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While I was away at Milan fashion week with my job at InStyle, I had a spare half hour to pop into the flagship Fratelli Rossetti store. They are currently running a campaign called #SEXYINFLATS to promote the ‘Candies’ range of brightly coloured Oxford lace-ups. Again, these are made from such soft leather that you can’t imagine anyone ever finding them uncomfortable, and there’s a colour to suit everyone. I had my picture taken in the in-store photo studio wearing a pair in bright yellow (they matched my socks).

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£280, fratellirossetti.com (BUY ME HERE!)

 

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£280, fratellirossetti.com (BUY ME HERE!)

The shoes one my book cover are still available but in different colours, including a slightly softer green and an on-trend lilac. You’ll also find some lace-less brogues in a similar, slim-fit and plenty of yellow styles – yellow is going to be big news in shoes next season.

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£280, fratellirossetti.com (BUY ME HERE!)
FR4
£270, fratellirossetti.com (BUY ME HERE!)
FR5
£320, fratellirossetti.com (BUY ME HERE!)
FR6
£320, fratellirossetti.com (BUY ME HERE!)

You can buy my book – En Brogue: Love Fashion. Love Shoes. Hate Heels. – here.

 

 

 

 

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