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Zendaya Wears Shoes With Special Meaning to ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Photo Call


How does one pay tribute to their idol? If you’re Zendaya, it’s with your style! On Wednesday, June 14, Zendaya appeared at the Hotel Villa Magna in Madrid for a photo call for the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming and per usual, the 20-year-old actress stunned. But her shoes stole the show thanks to their special meaning.

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To accessorize her periwinkle blue Jonathan Simkhai bias-cut slip dress, the K.C. Undercover actress wore a pair of gray-blue pumps from the 2016 Rihanna x Manolo collaboration designed by the Love on the Brain singer and shoe king Manolo Blahnik. The sky-high stilettos with double straps weren’t just a killer part of the look though — Zendaya had been saving them for a year to rock them at the right occasion, according to her Twitter. 

The Zapped star tweeted: “I told my mutha Ri I would slay in her Manolo pumps one day, I’ve been preparing for this day, I would never let her down.”

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Zendaya also posted a snapshot of three pairs of Rihanna’s shoes from the capsule collection which had been gifted to her by the Work singer last year. She captioned the pic: “The amount of slayage/looks that is about to come out of these … Thank you fashion mother.”

The amount of slayage/looks that is about to come out of these? Thank you fashion mother @badgalriri

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As for the rest of her look, the CoverGirl spokesmodel kept it simple: she wore her hair in loose spiral curls, and kept her makeup fresh and youthful with peach tones. The actress also accessorized with a dainty necklace and oversized hoops.

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Clearly, good things come to those who wait… to wear their fiercest shoes!

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