Livie & Luca Blog

Are you curious about how a Livie & Luca shoe is born? How that first inspiration is transformed into the final product? Well here is the story and journey of Luz, part of our Spring/Summer 2013 collection. Luz was inspired by a pair of precious Christening shoes belonging to Amie’s grandfather.  Gramps’ shoes were simple, […]
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For Livie & Luca’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection, we were inspired by family memories, precious mementos and heartfelt love letters. Traveling home and unearthing family heirlooms triggered childhood memories of birthday parties, spending time with grandparents, and those long bus rides to and from school. All of these inspirations became infused into a deeply personal collection […]
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  Mitzi says: I’d like to tell you a bit about Carta. And for me to tell you about Carta, I have to tell you about the love letter. And for me to tell you about the love letter, I have to tell you about Maya. My daughter, Maya, is a constant inspiration to me […]
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For me, family is top on my list. It is infused into many aspects of Livie & Luca, both purposefully and unintentionally. Inspiration shows up just about anytime, and since family is number one in my book, it was hardly surprising when one day a few years ago, I found myself snapping a picture […]
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Mitzi with Maya and Luca In January 2012, I took a trip to Central America to visit my family. On that journey, I hiked Mayan temples, visited coffee plantations and ate the foods that most comfort me. Memories of my childhood came flooding into my consciousness. When I returned home, I invited the Livie & […]
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