Roger Vivier Podcast Series:
Episode 4

Roger Vivier is intimately connected with the history of the stiletto, with many people crediting him as the inventor of the stiletto. Join exhibition curator Elizabeth Semmelhack as she discusses the complicated history of this classic form of footwear and Vivierís role in itís development.

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Roger Vivier Process to Perfection : Podcast 4
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High aigulle heel made of steel designed by Roger Vivier for Delman-Christian Dior, 1954.
Image © 2012 Bata Shoe Museum

Illustration of Christian Dior dress and Jacques Fath suit, 1954.