Since 1970 Bill Blass has helped women live beautifully through easy, American style designed in New York City. Today, Bill Blass creates shoes with that same spirit in mind – accessible New York City style for the world. William Ralph Blass established his eponymous Bill Blass fashion house in 1970. Over the course of his career, Blass established himself as one of the most internationally recognized American designers of his time. Bill Blass was a fashion innovator whose work left an indelible mark on the fashion world. His legacy carries on through Creative Director Chris Benz and the Bill Blass team who craft a new sprit focused on the modern consumer. While echoing the founder’s vision, this new direction springs forth a modern assortment with unexpected flair.