First the Dickey jacket, then ready-to-wear, then hats, then jeans, and now shoes! Veronica Beard continues to expand its lineup of products since the label launched in Fall 2010 via a foray into footwear with a shoe collection that launches today. The collection is Italian-made and includes styles like booties, flats, and slides in luxe suedes, calf hair, and leather, making for a versatile range. In addition to the brand’s website, you can get your hands on the product at Bergdorf Goodman, Shopbop, and more.The sisters-in-law behind the brand, Veronica Miele Beard and Veronica Swanson Beard, fill us in.
Why was footwear the next natural extension of the VB brand?
Our brand was created to provide women with a daily uniform, and we decided to launch shoes to complete the uniform concept. Now, our customers have the perfect footwear to pair back to our jackets, jeans, and dresses!
Tell us about the inspiration for the first collection.
Our first collection is inspired by effortless American style. We thought about our favorite classic styles and reimagined them.
How many styles are in the line?
We launched with nine styles that you want to wear every day, such as Chelsea boots and chic leather flats.
Your SS18 NYFW show is coming up….
Yes! We will be presenting our Spring 2018 shoe collection along with our Spring 2018 RTW and Jeans collections.
What’s the price point?
The Fall 2017 shoe collection ranges from $350 to $695.
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