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Wedge sandal (1997)
Wedge sandal (1997)
Prada launched its first women's footwear collection in 1979, but its renowned handbags eclipsed its shoes until the 1990s. Fashion followers caught an initial glimpse of Prada's high wedge sandal on the catwalk in October 1996, bringing them back into style several months later after a two-decade hiatus.

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