Zendaya Makes Shoes for Her Younger Self, ‘Little Me’

Singer and shoe designer Zendaya was all Old Hollywood glamour at the Footwear News Achievement Awards on Tuesday in New York City. Donning a black double-face stretch-wool crepe dress with bias chiffon ruffles and a black leather belt, all from Michael Kors Collection’s spring 2017 line, and black pumps from her own line, Zendaya was perfectly poised receiving her Launch of the Year Award. In a heartfelt speech, she recalled struggling to dress for the red carpet and how that motivates her today.

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