Anja Rubik for Giuseppe Zanotti

ELLE’s Model of the Year turns designer

ELLE Style Award winner Anja Rubik’s talents know no bounds, as our Model of the Year turns her hand to shoe design in collaboration with Giuseppe Zanotti.

‘I love shoes,’ said the Polish bombshell, speaking in the spring/summer 2013 issue of ELLE Collections. ‘It’s a capsule collection. Some of the ideas in my head for the designs were quite crazy. One wooden design was impossible!’

Expect, then, some seriously spectacular creations when the collection is unveiled next month – Anja’s big ideas married with Zanotti’s technical guidance result, we’re told, result in ‘an extension of Anja’s aura; an erotic spirit with a chic punk twist’.

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With corseted lacing and piercing details featuring, they’re not for the feint of fashion heart.

Register now at to be first in line for a private preview and the chance to pre-order the collection. See you there...

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