From Baby Steps ... To Big Memories. Kio Trend is all about pleasing both little feet and grown-up wallets. These perfectly priced, Euro-inspired shoes are designed in Montrealby Kitty Qiu. She started the brand in 2001, as a young mom looking for a fashionable leather shoe for her daughters, but at an affordable price. She put her training as a Mechanical Engineer into designing Eurostyle leather shoes that incorporate well-structured support for the needs of growing feet. Her attention to detail is visible both in her delicious designs, and in the precise craftsmanship of each element of the shoe - from soft linings, to smooth stitching and easy closures - this is a shoe you will feel good about buying for the little feet in your life.