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Peter Schmid born 1969 in southern Germany is an influential footwear designer.
He studied fashion design in Munich (Germany), Florence (Italy), as well as at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. Peter Schmid has worked for Donna Karan but is best know for his footwear desings for the German sporting goods manufacturer PUMA AG many of his desingns including "Mostro", "Sprint", "Speedcat", "Temo", "Avanti" are today regarded as classic Puma designs. His designwork was vital to Puma's rapid expansion starting in the late 90's. From July 2000 to October 2000 some of his designs were shown at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.Since 2003 Peter Schmid also produces sneakers under his own label "SCHMID". His trademark design features are military elements as well as innovative lacing features. He currently lives and workes in Hong Kong.
--GGreeneVa 16:53, 18 November 2006 (UTC)