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Who is Brian Atwood? Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Shoe Designer

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: (L-R) Shoe designer Brian Atwood and Jake Deutsch attend the American Ballet Theatre's 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Spring Gala at The Metropolitan Opera House on May 18, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Brian Atwood has been designing shoes for the Victoria’s Secret fashion show for a few years now. But who is he? Here is what we know about him!

1. Brian was born in Chicago, IL but his parents are of Mexican descent.

2. Atwood studied art and architecture at Southern Illinois University and then later studied design at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York but before that he was a model for seven years.

3. In 1996, Brian was hired by Gianni Versace, eventually becoming the chief designer of women’s accessories for the brand.

4. Atwood understands different needs of women, of those who want to wear high heels and those who just want to be comfortable but stylish.

“It’s not only 20-year-olds who want a six-inch heel.” But conversely he stated, “some women don’t want or can’t walk in the high heels. That’s something we’re responding to very quickly. They like the fun fashion shoe — on a sensible heel, sometimes.”

5. Atwood is also an author of the book called – Pumped.

LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 23: A general view of decor at Brian Atwood’s Celebration of PUMPED hosted by Melissa McCarthy and Eric Buterbaugh on October 23, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Donato Sardella/Getty Images for Brian Atwood)

6. He likes to travel, recently visiting Florence.

7. Brian is married to Dr. Jake Deutsch, specializing in emergency medicine.

8. Him and his husband own Golden Retriever.

9. Atwood has a great sense of humor.

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