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With dustbag. Gorgeous pewter colored open toe miu miu heels. Cut out on half of each shoe. Big diamonds on heels. Some signs of w...ear and tear such as on the back of the shoe (picture included) and a few tiny scuffs on the actual shoe. Inside lining folded over barely a centimeter on the inside top part of the right shoe Great party shoe! read more
Beautiful heels from Reiss in a nude colour. Never used.
Worn couple of times in great condition Christian Louboutin burgundy/brown leather shoes.
Signs of wear on the sole and on the right shoe's platform back edge.
Brand new with box and dust bag
Black patent leather Miu Miu pumps bought in 2011, worn only once, in perfect conditions, no scars no scratches. Heel height appro...x. 12cm, inside platform read more
7 For all mankind open-toe wedge heels with lazer-cut design and zip up heel. Material- leather, colour black. Unworn. UK size 4. ...R1S37FH11BK read more
Black patent leather pumps
Shiny black pumps from Givenchy, size 39, worn few times. Very few flaws, they have been re-soled.
Patent leather Leather sole Leather covered heel Very small black dot in the front of the left shoe (see picture).
GUCCI FAVOLOSE DECOLLETE' IN PELLE NERA VERNICIATA MISURA 39.5 MA PIU' ADATTE AD UN 39 TACCO A ZEPPA IN TINTA TARTARUGA LOGO DORAT...O SUL DIETRO IL TACCO MISURA CM 9 MA SONO COMODISSIME VERRANNO SPEDITE CON SCATOLA ORIGINALE E SACCHETTI COPRI SCARPE SINGOLI MODELLO INTROVABILE FASHION E COMODE CONDIZIONI BUONISSIME USATE QUALCHE VOLTA NON PRESENTANO SEGNI ALTO VALORE COMMERCIALE read more
JIMMY CHOO beautiful wedges very good condition in beige patent leather. even below the soles in very good condition. a small spot... on the tip of foot discreet shown in the photo. apart from that quality is as good as new. heel about 7 cm with the JIMMY CHOO inscription behind the foot. read more
Pumps, primrose colour, so very light yellow. Size 38, but run small. Never worn because too small for me. No flaws whatsoever on ...the sole or the shoe itself. I have the original box, the dust bag, the bag including a spare pair of heels and even the original bag. read more
Evening pumps in black and silver. 12 cm heel and 1 cm "platform" (invisible) under the shoe. Worn twice.
Black patent leather stiletto heels. Peep toe with strap design and gold buckle fastening. Animal print heel. No box/dustbag.
MIU MIU raspberry patent court shoes, embellished with a bow on the front of the shoe. In perfect condition, worn once.
Magnificent Miu Miu in pink and black patent. Stiletto heel with platform in front. Comfortable. Very good condition! They make a ...beautiful effect. read more
Stuart Weitzman black patent leather heels with platform
Cuñas de Marc by Marc Jacobs en charol de color NUDE. Con pulsera al tobillo y cuñas de tacón forrado de 11 cm y plataforma intern...a. Están impecables, solo puestos un rato en una ocasión con la suela un poco desgastada de ese uso. Incluye la caja y envoltorios originales. read more
Fabulous Miu Miu shoes in very good condition. Worn once
Scarpa in vernice stile Mary jane con fiocchio
Louboutin "Lady Peep" shoes in patent leather Size: 39.5 Almost new, I've only worn them 4 times - the heel is too high for me (14... cm). Supplied with their dust bag. read more
Very pretty Decollete pumps, in black patent leather with navy blue imitation python heel, fitted with an ankle strap, decorated w...ith a small pale gold brass buckle. Excellent condition (like new), only worn once for a cocktail party. read more
Black patent leather Richelieu Natural leather interior lining Leather soles with protective pads Black leather shoelaces with tas...sles on the ends Set of cuts Faux wood 7cm heels read more
Christian Louboutin You You patent leather pumps 85 in red patent leather. Size 37.5FR, heels: 8.5 cm, inner sole 24 cm. One of th...e shoes has a small black mark on the left inner side at the heel, but the pumps are in very good general condition. Timeless model from Christian Louboutin, €515 in the Essentielles collection (never on discount). read more