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Photo by: Courtesy of Erin Walsh
The dress didn't need much in the way of bling with shoes, but a refined shoe silhouette was in order-and the Christian Louboutin "fairy dusting" of a sparkle did just the trick. Of course, it always helps to have backups, but typically for a specific event where everything is done, I leave the sea of shoes behind (or at least in the car) and bring a more edited selection. Kerry is a pro on heels! She never complains. Here we have options from Christian Louboutin and Jimmy Choo.

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Working with Kerry Washington is simply joyful. She is inspiring, inquisitive, and curious, and besides all her talent and beauty and brains, she is a wonderful example of how to live. I think most people become better versions of themselves around her because how could you resist? When it comes to working together-especially on dressing for big events like the Emmy Awards-all of these qualities make her the perfect collaborator, and we (literally) often finish each other's thoughts.

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