Footwear designer and founder of the eponymous brand, Manolo Blahnik, is ready to work with retailers like H&M and Topshop, provided they have complete creative freedom. The designer personally creates sketches for each shoe model, then, according to his sketches, cuts out a wooden block, models the heel, selects the material, color and sends it to the factory. Most of the shoe making is done by hand. A distinctive feature of Manolo Blahnik's shoes is a comfortable last with high heels, a style feature is a combination of avant-garde elements with classic ones. The designer creates ankle boots, pumps, mules, sandals and other models, with the exception of platform shoes. Manolo Blahnik boutiques are located in the USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, England, Spain, Turkey, Kuwait, Italy, UAE and Russia.