FASHION

You Should be Following Tabitha Simmons on Instagram


Tabitha Simmons launched her shoe label in 2009, and and since then it has became a cult favorite for every model, celebrity, and editor you can think of. As a fashion editor and stylist herself, she gets what women want in their shoes, offering a range of classic silhouettes with a twist such as Mary Janes in velvet, sandals in perforated leather and embroidered espadrilles. Of course, her life is seems as lustworthy as her designs, if her Instagram is any indication. In an interview, she took us through her Instagram as she answered questions about the evolution of her business and style.

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How did you get your start in fashion? “I started working at the age of 14 in a shoe shop and have been interested in them ever since!” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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What shoe styles do women love to wear now? “Right now I think that chunky, thicker heels, and less platform have become extremely popular – as well as the flat point, I still am seeing them everywhere!” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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Let’s talk Fall 2016. Where did you get started, and what did you want to communicate? “Fall 2016 was very much inspired by Art Nouveau, with very romantic, and soft lines.” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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Has there been a favorite moment since you launched? “Winning the CFDA award for Women’s Accessory Designer of the Year was an exciting moment for me.” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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With Patrick Demarchelier, Liya Kebede, Michael B. Jordan. Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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What style do you find is most popular with your customer? “The Hermione (pictured) and Leticia!” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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How would you describe your personal style? What’s your favorite shoe style to wear? “I think my style is always changing, sometimes it is classic, and other times it feels more eclectic.” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.

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“My plan for the future is simple, to continue to grow my shoe company!” Photo courtesy of @tabithasimmons.