Gold: Borgezie Shoes, Frey Wille Boutiques

Forget Glass—Try a Golden SlipperCinderella could’ve done better in the shoe department if Borgezie had been in her court. The Birmingham, England–based House of Borgezie—a seven-year-old lux­ury jeweler—has unveiled a pair of shoes that could have Carrie Bradshaw snubbing her beloved Jimmy Choos. Enter the Eternal Borgezie Diamond Stiletto, complete with 30 cts. t.w. VSI2 diamonds (2,200 stones in total) in 18k gold for a cool $155,000 per pair.Company founder Christopher Michael Shellis told JCK this was his first attempt at shoe making, which he did simply for the challenge. The strappy sandal—with a 5-inch fluted heel inspired by the stamens of a lily—took three years to develop. “We have made nine pairs so far but have a rapidly growing order book,” says Shellis. “However, we will never enter into mass production, with a cut-off point on the 1,000th pair.” Acc

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