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 Wrap Stars

Wrap Stars

blog-natalia-brilli-01.jpg A mutual obsession with provocative design and fine craftsmanship led Paris-based accessories designer Natalia Brilli and visionary Tuscan shoemaker Alain Quilici to join forces. Brilli has mastered the art of gainage, or leather wrapping, to sculpt her sleek bags, wallets, and necklaces, among other objets; Quilici made a memorable debut a year ago with improbable shapes, like his “ice-skate boot.” Together, the pair has created four wedge styles that—embedded with chains and beads encased in black leather—look more like French artist Arman’s accumulation sculptures than mere shoes.

Still life by Pamela Cook

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