May 16, 2011


Aperlaï Shoes is a relatively new brand that is designed by Burak Uyan. The first Aperlaï collection was spring/summer 2010, in fact. The basic idea behind the designs is effortless luxury that appeals to every woman.

Spring/summer 2011 collection:

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The shoes from this collection have a futuristic feel combined with retro elements. The shapes are very structured and geometric with clean lines and bold color blocking. 
Some of the designs aren't the most practical, but many can effortlessly be incorporated into everyday use. Emerald green pumps will spice up any workwear ensemble composed of mostly neutrals. For a bold statement, gray and yellow shoes reminiscent of oxfords can be added to an outfit of jeans and a t-shirt. Going out to a trendy restaurant wearing a solid color dress, sculptural orange heels can add an extra pop combined with black tights.
These shoes are one-of-a-kind creations, reminiscent of the lauded styles of Nicholas Kirkwood.
Be sure to snatch them up now, before the line shoots to stardom!

Selected styles are available on a variety of websites, including Bergdorf Goodman's site,, and Lyst.


  1. Whoa, I'm diggin' the bright colors. I feel like this collection is absolutely perfect for this spring, so on-trend!

    --Megan//The Martian Tide

  2. Ahhh, great choice Maya! :)
    The first shoe reminds me of a Prada shoe I first saw in the September '10 issue of Vogue. Love at first sight. lol :)


  3. These shoes are beauuuuutiful! My favourite are the blue ones in the middle. And I agree with the comment above, this collection is perfect for this spring!


  4. beautifull shoes!so impressive designs.i really like your blog.i am following you dear.follow back if u want :)

  5. great post! those shoes are fantastic - thanks for introducing us all to such a great designer - i'm loving all the colors!

    thanks for visiting us, your blog is lovely!

    -j, your newest follower :)
    sorelle in style

  6. Wow, these shoes are just A-MA-ZING!



  7. Althought I wouldn't wear (or I think I wouldn't) these shoes, they are truly beautiful! I believe that bright color shoes can really liven up even the simplest of outfits!

  8. Wow so great! I am in absolute LOVE!! :D