Inspiring shoe designs. Paris-based shoe house Aperlai reveals its Autumn-Winter collection for elegant women. This label's founder is Alessandra Lanvin, she named the company after an ancient Turkish village. She's deeply influenced by the graphic and asymmetric architecture that surrounds her, yet fall's collection is inspired by ancient Japanese heritage, that's why it's titled 'Geisha'. Overall, it consists of high heeled shoes, which are both modern and traditional.