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I recently finished a course on the history of fashion arts and, as part of my final project, prepared a comparison of historical and modern styles.  One that really made me smile were the red-soled heels of Louis XIV and modern-day Christian Louboutins.  Imagine my surprise when the Daily Mail posted a story on this today – apparently, YSL made the same argument to Louboutin in retaliation to their claims of copyright infringement.  You can see a picture of the YSL heels in question in the article but, here, for your viewing pleasure, the original Louis heels and Louboutins: