Andrea Carrano Store Opening

Betta Carrano, wife of the late Italian shoe designer Andrea Carrano, will be re-launching the iconic Andrea Carrano brand of elegant women’s shoes by opening the new flagship store on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Official store opening even will take place on Thursday, December 4th 2008 at the store from 6:30 – 10:30. Says Carrano “We are excited to reintroduce the Carrano brand into the market. The Carrano shoe has always stood for elegance and style. Now is the right time to bring the brand back. It’s exciting for me to speak with old Carrano clients as well as introduce the Andrea Carrano brand to a new generation of ballet flat wearers.” The store opening will coincide with the New York Shoe Expo, the largest footwear show on the U.S. East coast. Thew New York Shoe Expo features approximately 600 fashion footwear brands exhibiting in booths, hotel show rooms and FFANY Member showrooms. The new line as well as classic Carrano shoes will be on display.

Andrea Carrano offers a wide variety of stylish, sexy shoes with a twist. Known for introducing the ballerina over fifty years ago, the ballet flat continues to be the essence of the brand. Betta Carrano, wife of the late Italian shoe designer Andrea Carrano re-launched the brand in 2008, with a flag ship store on Manhattan’s upper east side. Andrea Carrano shoes are available for wholesale and custom orders and continue to be made by hand in Italy.

For more information visit www.carranoshoes.com or call 212-452-0542.