Last week, during Vogue Fashion Night Out in Amsterdam, I happened to meet Fred de la Bretoniere

Fred de la Bretoniere

To be honest, first I saw a good looking man, whom I asked to take a photograph.
Although I’m a great fan of his shoes and bags, I didn’t recognize him immediately as the Fred.

Fred en SuzannaTogether with his partner Suzanna, she is his business partner as well.

schoenenOf course they are both wearing shoes by the maestro himself.

bagSuzanna showing proud her new bag, of course a design from Fred. It has quite an
ingenious and, at the same time, simple way of closing, you only have to fold it.


Street photographer @Gaston Wals took this picture from Fred,
Jana Rousakov (on the back) and myself.
Jana (started her own label House of Philana) is asking Fred all about doing business in Fashion.

rue de la bretoniereEspecially for this Fashion Night the famous Van Baerlestraat in Amsterdam was
renamed in Rue de la Bretoniere.