These Choos are NOT made for walking: The 425 designer shoes that look old and tatty after one days wear

These Choos are NOT made for walking: The 425 designer shoes that look old and tatty after one days wear

These Choos are NOT made for walking: The 425 designer shoes that look old and tatty after one day’s wear

11:30 PM on 13th August 2011

Elegant: Model Gail Shuttleworth in a pair of brand new Jimmy Choo sandals

Elegant: Model Gail Shuttleworth tried out a pair of brand new Jimmy Choo sandals along with two other brands to see which were longer-lasting

Hell for leather: Joanne

Hell for leather: Joanne”s sandals needed to be re-soled following their road test

Trend-setters: Jimmy Choo shoes really took off after being worn by the cast of Cast Sex And The City

Trend-setters: Jimmy Choo shoes really took off after being worn by the cast of Cast Sex And The City

Highly sought-after: When the designer brand goes on sale, shoppers are willing to queue all night to get their hands on a pair

Highly sought-after: When the designer brand goes on sale, shoppers are willing to queue all night to get their hands on a pair

My beautiful Jimmy Choos looked as if they’d been worn mountain-climbing.

Top designer: Jimmy Choo has become a household name thanks to the popularity of his footwear

Top designer: Jimmy Choo has become a household name thanks to the popularity of his footwear

Life and sole of a pair of sandals

Worn out: These Jimmy Choo sandals needed re-soling after our test

Worn out: These Jimmy Choo sandals needed re-soling after our test

Damaged goods: The heels also suffered

Damaged goods: The heels of Gail”s expensive shoes also suffered