us..prada is most anticipated to us. i didn't mean to get off on the wrong foot, that's why i cared to mention that i am very fond of prada first. miuccia's work and personality are undeniably something to aspire to.
but thinking commerically...
people only drop the name because it's a household term, very few know about the intellectual research she goes through. people would come expecting the usual pointy-toed stilletto and will find a stacked heel shoe or an odd platform.
i love it, but i doubt there are enough people who share my opinion.
"...buttoned up to the breast, and made with wings, welts, and pinions on the shoulder points, as mans apparel is for all the world...and though this be a kinde of attire appropriate onely to man, yet they blush not to wear it..."