Doctors have advised the designer to stick to flats as she presents her S/S 12 collection at New York Fashion Week, which opens in two weeks.
(Without making light of a debilitating condition, doesnt this seem like Beckhams worst nightmare? She must feel shes been grounded, just as keenly as any teenager who has ever mourned loss of access to a car, phone, laptop, Facebook or smoothie machinejust for exampleafter missing curfew or bringing home bad grades.)
A source told UK tabloids that the designer formerly known as Posh Spice slipped the disc during her pregnancy. The injury, as well as precipitating a change in footwear, apparently has also prevented Beckham from comfortably holding her newborn daughter, Harper Seven.
We wish Beckham a speedy recovery. In the meantime, lets see what shoe doctors Louboutin and Blahnik can do to help on the stylish flats front.