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Maud Frizon, the French shoe, accessory, and jewelry brand that earned a 1980's reputation akin to Manolo Blahnik, will soon cozy up into a Soho space between Missoni and DKNY on West Broadway.
The luxe, imaginative label originally launched in 1969 when couture model Danielle Maud Frizon couldn't find the perfect footwear for the runway (back then, models had to supply their own) so she made them for herself. She later designed shoes for Azzedine Alaia and Sonia Rykiel. The brand currently only has stores in Paris, Brussels, and Hong Kong.—Hali Berman
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