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Creed Seeks Second Spot; Louboutin's Controversial White Heels

Creed's Upper East Side store
Creed's Upper East Side store

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MANHATTAN—250-year-old fragrance company Creed, which opened its first Manhattan boutique earlier this year at 67th and Madison, is now looking for a second location. We're guessing they'll want to be downtown—West Village, say? [RackedWire]

EVERYWHERE—The Saks promotional email starring Christian Louboutin's white net heels turns out to be a total fashion Rorschach test. Writes one reader: "I got the same email and stared at them for a very long time trying to imagine them on my feet but couldn't get past the ugliness." Says another, "What?! These are quintessential French styling (woven shoes- come on people) in a gorgeous yummy leather and a nice neutral color stack heel, I fail to see ugliness. Anywhere." We're inclined to go with the Cut reader who thinks they're very Lindsay Lohan—can't you see her wearing them with a bikini while chain-smoking by the pool? [Previously; The Cut]

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