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CNN correspondent ex-Hear'Say member Myleene Klass was hard on the fashion beat during this past show season. First she caught up with Anna Dello Russo and took a good, long look inside the Vogue Japan editor's closet. In this video, above, Klass tackles footwear—and talks to the stiletto king himself, Christian Louboutin. Louboutin talks to her about the engineering behind his legendary super-high whippet-thin heels and even takes her behind-the-scenes to where the shoes are made.
"If you just look at the heel, you are immediately going to see that if there was not the (right) engineering), it would break," he tells Klass. "If it is not exactly inside the center of gravity position, inside the gravity line, the weight would make you flip out behind, or the weight would make you break the heel and (fall forwards)... I wouldn't say it is an art," but, "it is complicated."
· Christian Louboutin reveals science behind perfect high heel [CNN]