The Amazing Shoemaker: Fairy Tales and Legends About Shoes and Shoemakers

Where: Museo Salvatore Ferragamo, Florence, Italy

When: Open now until March 31, 2014

What: This exhibit examines the magical role of shoes in fairy tales and other stories that span history and the globe.

Bonus: A short film called White Shoes was created for the exhibit. It tells the fantastical version of a story about young Salvatore Ferragamo creating a pair of white shoes for his sister's communion in just one night. The trailer is at left.