Manolo Blahnik and Christian Louboutin have a new designer chomping at their heels. And the answer to "Who's your favorite shoe designer?" may increasingly be: "Me!"
Dorian Howard and her older sister Ilissa love designer shoes so much they decided to quit their days jobs and dig their heels into a new business that combines women's insatiable appetite for designer stilettos with an ever-growing passion for DIY. But in this case DIY stands for: Design It Yourself.
“If you want a certain shoe at a certain heel height or strap option you should be able to have exactly what you want,” Howard told CNBC. And that’s exactly why she founded the start-up, Milk & Honey.
CNBC gave rising fashionista Dorian Howard 60 seconds to put her best foot (in this case heel) forward. She is out to convince YOU and the Power Pitch panel that includes Jimmy Choo co-founder Tamara Mellon and social media expert Guy Vaynerchuck that her new business will have customers falling head over heels for a “Design ItRead More »from Can Manolo and Louboutin compete with DIY heels designed by YOU?