The lace-up shoes are the protagonist of autumn/winter 2016

By popular demand, the lace-up shoes are back and, once again, confirm themselves as one of the “must-have” for autumn 2016. Today they are desired and protagonists of all fashion catwalks, but they also have a long history. Until the early years of the 20th century, the lace-up shoes were for men only. In 1930, the actress and singer Marlene Dietrich, changed drastically their destiny and use, wearing them in Morocco with tails and top hat. Many stars echoed her, as Greta Garbo and Katherine Hepburn. In 1977 Diane Keaton wears them in the famous movie “Annie Hall”, turning them in an emblematic element of her look. Since then, the lace-up shoes became the symbol of a new femininity, independent, strong and elegant. They vary from a simple design, basic and sober, to a more colorful and, why not, extravagant one. Timeless models are the classic “Adriana 1000”, “1001” and “4573”. In the international fashion system, the lace-up shoes can have also a touch of femininity. They can present golden lace, calf leather inserts, perforated or fabric, or even simple floral fabric or suede inserts. Trend and originality, Micanto shoes will accompany you, with pleasure, during the return of autumn and of the coldest season.