wanted to spend a day in Sarah Jessica Parker’s shoes?
Now you can — sort of.
actress best known for her role as fashion aficionado
Carrie Bradshaw in "Sex and the City" has
designed a collection of shoes, handbags and a trench
coat for Nordstrom.
SJP Collection aims to make shoe-aholics swoon with
pumps and flirty, strappy stilettos in a variety of
colors such as mint, purple and mauve. They are made in
Italy and named after Parker’s fashion influences,
including a pair dubbed "Carrie" and another
called "Maud" for renowned designer Maud
taken inspiration from things in my life such as the
grosgrain ribbons I tied in my hair as a girl to the
flower accents from the ‘Sex and the City’ wardrobe
to references to classic styles from the late ‘70s and
early ‘80s," Parker said in a statement.
got their names from some of Parker’s favorite spots
in New York City. For instance, there’s the
"Waverly" cross-body bag and the "Beekman"
clutch. The "Manhattan" trench comes in navy
or natural colors and is designed to accentuate the
figure with an A-line fit and skirted silhouette.
a firm believer in quality and timelessness and have
created this collection with the hopes that women will
love wearing it for years to come," she said.
will range from $195 to nearly $500, and handbags will
be $245-$375. The trench will retail for $495. The line
launches on Friday in select Nordstrom stores and at a
pop-up shop at 372 W. Broadway in Soho in New York.
Online, shop the collection at nordstrom.com.