Battered, bruised and swollen: After a month of Fashion Week shows, models” feet reveal ugly toll of walking top runways

10:09 PM on 13th October 2011

Ouch! Models

Ouch! Models” heels were blistered and marked with dried blood at Paris” Louis Vuitton s/s 2012 show. Here, a model”s foot appears far too large for the shoe

Deep purple: A Louis Vuitton model

Deep purple: A Louis Vuitton model”s foot is a deep raspberry colour at the show, her toes seemingly bruised in the chic shoes she sports on the catwalk

Cover up: A model at London

Cover up: A model at London”s Erdem show sports plasters to cover her cut heels, her feet far too small for the transparent shoes in which she sashays