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To all our dear Coast and Koi followers here is a what you can expect to see at our stand at Decorex Cape Town this year.
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Coast and Koi Designer Shoes were showcased alongside names such as Marc Jacobs and Dries Van Noten, in an exclusive photoshoot done by none other than avant-garde French photographer, Bettina Rheims.
Caryn Wilensky is the gifted designer and owner behind Coast and Koi, an exquisitely eclectic line of bespoke designer shoes. Representing the highest standards of handcrafted excellence.
Coast and Koi strikes the perfect balance between sophisticated luxe and comfort. Blending African and Oriental influences, Caryn’s timeless creations are unlike anything in the market today.
How Caryn Wilensky built her handmade shoe design brand, Coast & Koi, one step at a time.
If Matisse and Marie Antoinette were to have met across the time-space continuum, they would have both felt equally at home in the tiny showroom of Coast & Koi.
Housed in a ground-floor garage of one of the apartment blocks that look out over the ocean in Cape Town’s Sea Point neighbourhood, it is an Aladdin’s Cave stacked from floor to ceiling with ballet pumps of every persuasion (metallic, leather, sequined, velvet, beribboned and bedecked).
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