In My Shoes: A Memoir

In My Shoes: A Memoir

Tamara Mellon


A juicy precise tale about sex, medicinal drugs, cash, power, high heels, and overcoming adversity.

Tamara Mellon used her enterprise savvy, creative eye, and aptitude for layout to construct Jimmy Choo right into a most efficient identify in worldwide fashion. But regardless of her eventual reputation and fortune, Mellon didn’t have a simple highway to luck. Her seemingly glamorous beginnings have been marked by a tumultuous kin existence, battles with anxiety and melancholy, and a stint in rehab. Now Mellon stocks the total larger-thanlife story—from her time as a tender editor at Vogue to her partnership with cobbler Jimmy Choo to her very public relationships.

In developing the footwear that grew to become a fixture on intercourse and the City and crimson carpets round the world, Mellon trusted her personal impeccable sense of what her shoppers sought after. What she didn’t comprehend on the time was once that success would come at a excessive cost: struggles with an obstinate company accomplice, a conniving first CEO, a turbulent marriage, and a mom who tried to thieve her well-deserved wealth.

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