Salvatore Ferragamo, the iconic shoe designer, was honored as the eighth recipient (posthumous) of the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style® Award on October 8, 2006. Members of the Ferragamo family - sons Ferrucio, Massimo and Leonardo Ferragamo, and grandson James Ferragamo - accepted the award on behalf of the house of Ferragamo. Hosted by Academy Award® winner Anjelica Huston and actress Eva Mendes, the Rodeo Drive cocktail reception for 500 guests featured a Musee – a museum style exhibition of archival shoes, a fashion show highlighting Ferragamo’s Spring 2007 collection and a special performance by Kanye West.