In 1927, Salvatore Ferragamo started the corporate in Italy for the purpose of making women’s sneakers. Over time they developed sneakers just like the wedge, the caged heal and the vara, and created footwear for the likes of Judy Garland, Marilyn Monroe and Madonna. In the 1970’s Ferragamo added a men’s line of sneakers and clothes. In 1998 Ferragamo signed a license with Luxottica to produce eyewear. Ferragamo began is worldwide growth in 1948 with a store on New York’s Fifth Avenue. Today yow will discover Salvatore Ferragamo stores in over fifty nations throughout the world. Salvatore Ferragamo has men’s and women’s sunglasses which retail for $300 to $585.