|Saks Fifth Avenue Style code: 0400094556040|
Although they are not exactly magical ruby slippers, they do have several interesting features.
- Luxurious velvet bootie poised on lofty block heel
- Self-covered block heel, 3.5" (90mm)
- Viscose/silk upper
- Round toe
- Side zip
- Leather lining and sole
- Made in Italy
Ruby is distinguished for its bright red color, being the most famed and fabled red gemstone. Not sure if Saint Laurent refers to this color of bootie as ruby red, but we thing it would be an appropriate color name for this footwear.
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Wizard of Oz Trivia: Do you know Dorthy's last name? Gale is the last name that Dorothy has in both the original 1900 book edition and the beloved 1939 film version of "The Wizard of Oz.". Specifically, Dorothy is presented as an orphan girl being raised by her Uncle Henry and Aunt Em. Dorothy's adoptive or foster parents are given no last name.
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