Charlotte Olympia Dellal Says Believe in Yourself and Your Product

Charlotte Olympia Dellal | Source: Courtesy

BoF sits down with Charlotte Dellal and Bonnie Takhar to discuss the rise of seven-year-old footwear brand Charlotte Olympia, which blends British wit with Hollywood glamour and, last year, generated over $40 million in revenue.

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De-Mystifying the Cult of Common Projects

Peter Poopat and Flavio Girolami of Common Projects | Photo: Justin Chung

BoF sits down with Common Projects founders Peter Poopat and Flavio Girolami to uncover the origins and growing appeal of their visually clean — almost blank — shoes and decode the meaning of the signature numbering that appears on each pair.

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Stuart Weitzman, Master of Mid-Market Glamour

Stuart Weitzman | Source: Courtesy

With Stuart Weitzman on the auction block, the designer reveals how he built a footwear brand that generates $300 million in annual revenue with a blend of refined aesthetics, wearability, affordable pricing and vertically integrated manufacturing.

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