by Ben Knight Evans .

Power Dressing: Hot rod shoe by Prada

As Lara Stone changes into her third look of the day, now seems a good moment to take a look at the shoes that she stands in throughout. From her macchina Americana-inspired Spring/Summer 2012 collection, Miuccia Prada's wedge featuring a Cadillac tail-fin light exploits a traditionally masculine fetish for the classic automobile and heighten their voluptuous aesthetic appeal. A million miles from the training shoe worn by the traditional student of Krav Maga, it is their realistic impracticality that is part of the philosophy behind Power Dressing.