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Manolo Blahnik Gets Sick Over Sex and the City

Manolo Blahnik at the Sex and the City premiereShoe designer Manolo Blahnik is in a love-hate relationship with Sex and the City.

“If people talk to me about Sex and the City, I get sickā€¦It’s sweet but it becomes too much and I don’t feel comfortable. I have never wanted to be a celebrity designer.”

Although he gripes about the show that made his name synonymous with expensive, fashionable, well-made shoes, the British designer admits that it does help keep the line in business.

“Well, we had a very good year last year, thanks to those stupid satin shoes [worn by Sarah Jessica Parker in the movie]. That shoe saved our company.”

Talk about being grateful.

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