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If the rumors are true, Carmen Steffens is the hottest thing to come out of Brazil since the Brazilian blowout, or maybe Brazilian waxing. Carmen Steffens is a very prolific cobbler of sexy women's shoes; we recently got a mammoth 93-page lookbook devoted to the brand's accessories. (Whether or not there is a real Carmen Steffens is besides the point.) And Carmen is embracing the US market in a big way, debuting a large fall and winter collection of shoes and bags. To celebrate the collection launch, the US flagship store (Westfield Fashion Square in Sherman Oaks) is having a party on Thursday. Wine and snacks all day (Carmen knows how to party, clearly), and the first 75 people to view the collection in the store, between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm, will receive a free tote bag
· Carmen Steffens [Official Site]