In fact, each Manolo designer shoe is subjected to almost 50 different processes in the production. Manolo himself also makes sure that he oversees the production of his designs in order to provide the best to his loyal customers. His shoes universally known as Manolo s boasts of a long list of famous celebrity and royalty clienteles like Diana, Princess of Wales, Madonna, and Kylie Minogue. Nowadays, prices for a more "practical" and "normal" pair of expensive designer shoes usually range from $500 to $15,000 depending on the materials used. Italian leather is considered as the best leather in the world for making shoes and would certainly mark up the selling price of any pair of shoes by a considerable amount. This does not mean that the design is not beautiful, the cut and the style just does not fit the structure and form of your feet. Remember that like body types and face shapes, there are cuts and styles that will fit your feet. Choose the design that does not only look classy but also the one that will make your feet look like a million bucks. In a recent survey by ACNielsen, they found out that consumers around the world consider their shoes as their number one designer accessory. One reason for this fashion trend can be attributed to the various movies and television shows that showcased stories revolving around designer shoes. More and more consumers are looking at designer shoes as a symbol of their wealth and success or as a way to publicly yet discreetly announce their newly acquired social status. It is said that Italy began to be a bastion of the fashion world when a certain Giorgini put on a fashion show in his Palace in Florence way back in 1951. And according to some accounts, his first show was such a hit that he decided to stage some more. His models and audience were said to be from the ranks of French nobility. THE SEARCH FOR DISCOUNTED DESIGNER SHOES Although designer shoes are quite expensive, there is a way to get these by looking for bargains or those that bear discount prices. What you can do is to try online shopping. Since Internet become a breakthrough venue for advertising, more and more producers and companies place their advertisements online through their websites.