Maryam Nassir Zadeh cites her grandmother's store in Iran as one of her initial sources of inspiration. "The store my grandmother owned was very avant-garde. Nobody was importing from Italy or France like she was in the 70’s”. Fast-forward to Zadeh's iconic rise in the New York fashion scene and even more recent, her namesake fashion empire which grew out of an initial collection of shoes. This slip on mule is pared back in details but speaks up in pattern of a true tortoise color. The heel measures 2 inches in height for a comfortable wear.