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Manolo Blahnik (Manuel Blahnik Rodríguez) was born on 27 November, 1942 in Santa Cruz de la Palma, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, is a Costume Designer, Costume Department. Discover Manolo Blahnik's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 79 years old?
|Popular As||Manuel Blahnik Rodríguez|
|Age||80 years old|
|Born||27 November 1942|
|Birthplace||Santa Cruz de la Palma, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain|
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Manolo Blahnik Height, Weight & Measurements
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Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Manolo Blahnik Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Manolo Blahnik worth at the age of 80 years old? Manolo Blahnik’s income source is mostly from being a successful Costume Designer. He is from Spain. We have estimated Manolo Blahnik's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2022||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2021||Pending|
|Salary in 2021||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Costume Designer|
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With a career spanning over 45 years, Manolo Blahnik has become one of the world's most influential shoe designers. His shoes have spellbound an international set of adoring and loyal devotees across the globe. Known as the subject of Michael Roberts' in depth biopic, Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards (2017), for his on-screen contribution to: Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel (2011) and also for his renowned footwear designs alongside the Academy Award winning costumes of Milena Canonero in Sofia Coppola's: Marie Antoinette (2005) Born in the Canary Islands to a Spanish mother and a Czech father, Blahnik studied languages and art in Geneva before moving to Paris in 1965 where he decided to become a set designer.
In 2016 and 2017 he collaborated on three collections with the superstar Rihanna.
He designed an aluminum shoe horn for the British household retailer Habitat in 2009.
Worn by Britney Spears in the video Womanizer (2008).
Manolo created designs for Coca Cola packaging in 2005 and 2009.
Worn by Jennifer Lopez in her video Jenny from The Block (2002).
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the monogram canvas in 1996, Louis Vuitton asked Manolo to create his own signature piece, Manolo created an oval shoe trunk.
His designs were featured in the 1995 Absolute Vodka advert 'Absolut Blahnik'.
Marge Simpson wore Manolos in a 1991 issue of T Magazine by the New York Times.
The British Fashion Council presented awards in 1990, 1999 and 2003, whilst his native Spain has presented him with La Aguja de Oro (2001) and La Medalla de Oro en Merito en las Bellas Artes, awarded by His Majesty Don Juan Carlos I, King of Spain.
The United States has recognised Manolo Blahnik's exuberant brilliance over the years, with the CFDA honouring his talent with awards in 1987, 199 and 1998.
Worn in by Her Royal Highness Princess of Wales in 1981 as part of her 'going away outfit'.
Was the second man ever to be featured on the cover of British Vogue in January 1974 with Anjelica Huston shot by David Bailey.
In 1970 he opened his first boutique in London's Chelsea, in 1972 Ossie Clark, then the most famous designer in London, used his shoes and from there his career blossomed. Blahnik is a craftsman. The exquisitely shaped lasts and heels he creates for his shoes are still perfected with his very own hands. The lines and silhouette of his distinctive designs, remain instantly recognisable as unique, inimitable exercises in precision and balance, exquisite workmanship and luxury. "Shoes," he says, "help transform a woman. " From the flagship store in London, the brand has expanded worldwide.
On a visit to New York in 1969, he showed his theatre designs to Diana Vreeland, the ex-editor-in-chief of American Vogue, who honed in on his shoes and encouraged him to concentrate on them. It was by visiting factories and talking to machine operators, pattern cutters and technicians that Blahnik learnt the art of making shoes.