Getting its start in 2000 and quickly earning a cult following,Golden Goose, founded by Alessandro Gallo and Francesca Rinaldo, is a luxury Italian footwear brand based in Venice. The vintage-inspired collections of distressed sneakers are modern with a well-worn feel.Golden Goose became known for its traditional Italian craftsmanship and contemporary urban appeal. Look to Golden Goose for fashion-forward sneakers and boots with unconventional detailing that has escalated the brand into the epitome of city-girl-chic footwear.