Real Talk with Steve




In less than 5 minutes, our boss talks New York parties, Taylor Swift and platforms.

What is your motto?
I like to make the coolest shoes I can with the coolest people I know.

Heels or flats?
Platforms inspired me in the late 70’s.

What is on your playlist right now?
Taylor Swift. I dance to her music with my kids.

(Anything) John Cassavetes, Martin Scorsese.

Describe your style.
My design aesthetic has been influenced by street fashion and the city.

Best place in New York?
I used to go to Heartbreaks on Varick Street.

Who did you hang with?
Alexis Bittar, Phil Hartman, Bobby Pastorelli.

Dance move?
It was more of the disco era back then. I did the latin hustle.

Do you still go to parties?
No. I don’t do parties.

Artwork by Yung Jake.