Made in Miami

Matthew Chevallard

With their tempting array of simple yet stylish footwear, Del Toro Shoes is one of the biggest fashion names to come out of Miami in the last five years. Coveted by the fashion set for their cozy and cool velvet slippers, among other designs, Del Toro Shoes represents Miami fashion to a tee: sophisticated style with a colorful twist. We talked to Del Toro抯 Vice President and Creative Director Matthew Chevallard, a current Miami inhabitant, about what to expect from the brand this spring and how he enjoys this emerging style city.

Can you tell us about some of your favorite Del Toro styles for spring?
There are some cool drivers being introduced for spring. It's hard to pinpoint a favorite style卼here are so many spring additions. You will see a lot of vibrant colors and prints on the slippers and chukkas.

How would you describe Miami style?
Miami is a melting pot; the style is heavily influenced by all of the different cultures. You can always spot bright colors and risk-takers in Miami.

What are some of your favorite places to shop in Miami?
The Webster, Wynwood Arts District and, of course, Del Toro.

What's your ideal night out in Miami?
Dinner with friends and Soho Beach House.

Where do you go to de-stress?
Soho Beach House.

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