Melissa was founded in 1971 and is their first ever concept store is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 2004 Melissa Footwear sealed a partnership with design duo Campana Brothers who add distinguished artistic design, mixed with rustic, artisan materials. Melissa is a world wide fashion icon, which has manufactured an astounding 50 million pairs of shoes in the last 25 years. The shoes are made out of plastic, but Melissa transform plastic into ‘objects of desire’ Melissa is most famous for their mouth-watering, mesmerizing candy smell. Such shoes like the Melcute, Melflowers and Lovefoxx are Daniel Footwear’s best sellers this season. Melissa Footwear understands the changing ways of the world’s creativity, and always thrives on making shoes that are different and ultimately incorporate their love and passion for designing shoes.
1971 was the year when Brazilian brand Melissa Shoes first founded their company in the cosmopolitan city of San Paolo. For over 30 years, the company has continuously provided exciting ladies and men’s designer footwear, earning them much deserved respect in the fashion business – especially as they have manufactured 50 million shoes in the last 25 years.
Although the brand are best known for their collaboration with the adventurous Vivienne Westwood, they have also created some magnificent results from partnerships with the iconic Jean Paul Gaultier, J Maskrey and design duo Campana Brothers. Melissa Shoes are not only innovative and experimental but most importantly fun and as an added bonus they come in a range of sweet scents. Melissa have successfully managed to transform plastic into ‘objects of desire’ as their ladies shoes come in both plastic and rubber material, putting a new stamp on high fashion designer footwear that won’t get ruined in the rain!
Daniel Footwear have certainly embraced Melissa’s stunning creations. Bestselling items include the ‘Patchulli’ wedge in black and red rubber. This funky peep toe wedge has a contrasting beige frieze that runs along the back of the platform heel and is the perfect style of shoe for summer days and evenings on the town. Similarly, the ‘Sin Make’ flip flop sandal features diamante embellishment on the toe post, which will never fail to add sparkle to any outfit. Available in silver, white and gold, these are a must have for holiday goers this summer.