Candie’s was founded in 1981 with the now famous sexy, high-heeled wood bottom slide, called the “Candie.” By the mid 1980’s, sales of Candie’s slides soared to 14 million pairs. One out of every four women in America owned a pair of Candie’s.
Today, Candie’s remains one of the most recognized brands worldwide. Fun and flirty, Candie’s is synonymous with pop culture.
The brand is designed for the Candie’s girl who is feminine and stylish. She always looks polished and confident and is as sparkling on the inside as she looks on the outside. Her signatures are chevrons, florals, lace and embellishments.
Sarah Hyland is Candie’s Brand Ambassador and their first ever Creative Director. She encapsulates the Candie’s persona with her fresh and trend-setting styles and imagery.
Candie’s product categories include apparel, handbags, shoes, and eyewear. All Candie's collections combine bold colors, patterns and delicate details to create a products’ line of on-trend apparel.
Candie’s has been part of Marcolin’s brand portfolio since 2013.
The collection of Candie’s eyeglasses and sunglasses is influenced by the latest in fashion, with fun and bright colors to reflect a youthful lifestyle. The sunglasses and optical frames are always appealing with flirty prints and patterns. Temple design details include pyramid stud details and polka dots, along with the iconic tip shape and signature gold foil heart on the left temple tips.