Okay, we'll admit it: Your ballet flats may not be the most exciting item in all your closet. But, regardless, we often find that it's one of the most reliable and most worn (because, no, the everyday, four-inch heel is not in our style lexicon just yet). However, in honoring one of the most famous pairs of slippers — the Lanvin ballet slipper — things do get a bit more exciting.
Complete with that quintessential Alber Elbaz charm, this video features the famous flats doing a ballet all their own. Call it the "Satin Shuffle" or the "Lanvin Limbo" — either way, we're able to appreciate the timeless two steppers in this cheery, colorful display, as they dance across the screen and fight for our attention. Didn't know your old faithful ballet shoes had it in 'em? Watch ahead for the proof.
We all heaved a sigh of relief when we heard the news that Barbie would finally get to wear flats after a long 56 years of mandatory high-heeled torture. And, now, joining us in celebrating Barbie's stiletto liberation is Sophia Webster, who has collaborated with the doll brand on an imaginative (and, yes, very pink) shoe read
Update: A BCBGMAXAZRIA rep reached out to us with a statement to clarify things a bit: "The Herve Leger by Max Azria brand and its parent company, BCBGMAXAZRIA Group, are shocked and appalled by Patrick Couderc’s comments made in the Mail on Sunday. BCBGMAXAZRIA Group is working in concert with MJH Fashion, the read