Givenchy Spectre Low Top Sneaker in White Ripstop fabric upper with rubberized sole. Made in Italy. Approx 40mm/ 1.5 inch platform. Approx 50mm/ 2 inch heel. Lace-up front with back logo tab fastening. Padded collar. Perforated leather side panel. Suede trimTreaded sole. GIVE-MZ196. BH003AH0N3. About the designer: Hubert de Givenchy founded his namesake fashion house specializing in Haute Couture and ready-to-wear in 1952. No sooner did it open than Givenchy earned a reputation for breaking with the fashion codes of its time. Today, the house is synonymous with aristocratic elegance, sensuality and fresh romanticism. Its legacy continues through the modern approach of its British Artistic Director, Clare Waight Keller, who was appointed in 2017 to design all Haute Couture and Ready-to-Wear collections for Womenâs and Menâs.
Spectre Sneakers In White Tech/synthetic
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RUNNER SPECTRE SNEAKERS
These Runner Spectre sneakers embody Givenchy's sophisticated style. The designer brings an understated touch to this design with on-trend finishes. A design that enhances the look.
Spectre leather-trimmed runner trainers
Givenchy reworks the signature Spectre trainers in refined white canvas for a minimalist interpretation. They're made in Italy with leather and suede trims hallmarked with a black logo print, then rest on an embossed rubber sole. Product number: COLOUR: White COMPOSITION: Canvas. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Italy Perforated leather side panel Padded leather cuffs Red canvas tab Suede side trim, printed logo White leather insole White rubber sole
Hubert James Taffin de Givenchy launched the label in 1952 as a line of simple, light separates. Two years later, the Balenciaga-mentored Frenchman debuted a full ready-to-wear collection. A meeting to fit a young Audrey Hepburn (he was expecting Katharine) marked the start of a legendary designer/muse relationship that spanned forty years; he used her as the face of his first perfume, L’Interdit, and she became the first actress to sell a scent (today, Liv Tyler mugs for the brand’s beauty wing). The house hit a home run with fashion heavies like Lauren Bacall, Jackie O, and Princess Grace, and Givenchy went on to launch a men’s line in 1973. By 1976, the brand included fabrics, furnishings, shoes, jewelry, and a Ford Lincoln Continental. Givenchy joined LVMH in 1988, and after Hubert’s retirement in 1995, it gained notoriety as an incubator of style stars like Alexander McQueen and John Galliano. The relatively obscure Riccardo Tisci was named creative director in 2005.