His shoes always have an enchanting quality of something lost in time and now they found the perfect backdrop to be displayed, a beloved place and source of inspiration for Blahnik himself, the Wallace Collection in the heart of Marylebone.
Its 18th-century rooms include masterpieces by Fragonard, Boucher, Rembrandt and Velázquez.
For those of us who love shoes, Manolo Blahnik is a reference worth of fascination, Sarah Jessica Parker definitely embodied the enthusiasm we feel when looking at the impressive creativity and craftsmanship of some of his creations.
He also designed the adorable shoes for Sofia Coppola's film Marie Antoinette, which can also be appreciated up and close in this exhibition.
If you're in London or intend to be in the near future, don't miss the opportunity to admire the work of one of the most celebrated shoe designers of our time.
An Enquiring Mind: Manolo Blahnik - from now until 1 September 2019 at the Wallace Collection.