Shoe manufacturer Melissa and Karl Lagerfeld have announced a global partnership whereby they will design, develop, and distribute an exclusive footwear capsule collection, which will be launched in Fall/ Winter 2013/14 and will last for 4 seasons. 4 styles are to be created by Karl Lagerfeld, and the first collection will be unveiled in March 2013.

“In one of the most exciting collaborations the company has seen, Karl Lagerfeld the most iconic designer of the 21st Century, has extended his fashion reign into our world of Melissa” comments Paulo Pedó, CEO of Melissa.

CEO of Karl Lagerfeld says: "We are very excited about the partnership with Melissa who have been great in translating Karl's inspirations and designs into truly iconic fun fashion products that many women in the world will happily wear."