Azzedine Alaia shoes are the crème de la crème of footwear. His lush heels are beyond covetable.

One look at these Azzedine Alaia ankle strap sandals and you can see why.

Utterly desirable.

Sandra Bullock seems to be a particular fan wearing them on more than one occasion.

Jessica Simpson also loves her black pair whilst Lindsay Lohan opted for the deep red version.

The sky-high 5 in heels with ornate cut-out details and a peep toe are timeless. You can wear them now or with black opaque tights in winter.

These heels are currently on sale from Browns Fashion for £490/€572.97/$805.02.

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