Why Are Designer Shoes So Damn Expensive All Of A Sudden?

Any dedicated observer of shoe culture knows that over the last decade or so, something very strange and concerning happened to designer shoes: they got really fucking expensive. In the early 2000s, a pair of Pradas or YSLs could be had at full price for around $400. In this clip from Season 4 of Sex and the City,… » 3/26/12 1:30pm 3/26/12 1:30pm