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SURPLUS SALE IS ON. UP TO 80% OFF FOR A LIMITED TIME* DetailsSHOP MEN'S❯SHOP WOMEN’S ❯
*Ends 3AM EST 9/20/19. Valid only on select merchandise at KennethCole.com. Pricing applies at checkout. Surplus items are final sale. Based on merchandise total before taxes and shipping charges. Offer is subject to change without notice. May not be combinable with other offers. Cannot be exchanged for cash or cash equivalent. Not valid on orders shipping to China or Hong Kong.
ENJOY FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OF $125+* DetailsSHOP MEN’S ❯SHOP WOMEN’S ❯
*FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OF $125+. Free shipping is for standard shipping only. Additional charges apply if shipping express or outside of the contiguous U.S. Not applicable to gift cards or prior purchases. Offer may not be redeemed for cash or combined with other offers.

Becoming a Designer

AN INTERVIEW WITH THE KENNETH COLE FOOTWEAR INNOVATION FELLOW OF 2017/18.

In 2016, Kenneth Cole and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) partnered to create the Kenneth Cole Footwear Innovation Award to inspire design leadership. The latest recipient of the 2017/18 award, Erika Tompkins, was given a year-long placement at Kenneth Cole Productions, where she worked rotationally with multiple departments to gain a full understanding of the life cycle of a product. Mentored by Kenneth Cole and his team, Erika was encouraged to explore the power of design to create value in society. The culmination of her fellowship was the design, development, and presentation of a researched project.