SHOES
Tricker’s for SOPHNET. SS14

Tricker’s for SOPHNET. SS14

    SOPHNET.‘s creative director Hirofumi Kiyonaga continues his successful collaboration with Tricker’s for Spring/Summer 2014. The British shoemaker worked with Kiyonaga to create three new versions of their classic wingtip brogue crafted in premium calf leather. All three models, the navy with a silver metallic leather heel, the navy and the navy with silver...
Respawn: 2014 New Balance 997

Respawn: 2014 New Balance 997

  The New Balance 997 is back. The fourth model in the 990 series, the classic M997GY was last available in 1991. For the reissue, New Balance is sticking to a proven design formula. The American made style features a premium leather upper, suede trim, basketball print cuff/tongue and reflective accents. The limited edition USA...
Cole Haan Glenn Chukka Boots

Cole Haan Glenn Chukka Boots

  There is a reason chukka boots are ubiquitous. Actually, there are several reasons: comfort and versatility chief among them. The ankle-length boots are the ideal footwear for the transition from winter to spring and, if they are as understated as Cole Haan’s Glenn Chukka, perfectly suited to the (casual) office. These slim, sleek boots...
Nike Tennis Unveils All-New Lunar Ballistec

Nike Tennis Unveils All-New Lunar Ballistec

  Nike Tennis continuously focuses on delivering lighter, faster and better products for tennis athletes because, as any tennis fan knows; “you can’t hit what you can’t reach.” To help athletes keep up with the speed of the modern game, Nike Tennis designers focus on creating shoes that delivers explosive speed while providing protective support....
Need Supply Co. Quoddy Exclusive

Need Supply Co. Quoddy Exclusive

  Need Supply Co. teamed up with the classic American shoemakers Quoddy for an exclusive version of their Wabanaki Boot. The Richmond-based boutique and online retail mecca has an impressive track record of designer exclusives, and these won’t disappoint. Handmade in Maine by a single craftsperson, each boot was crafted with only four cuts of...
Bill Amberg X Buttero - The Moto Project

Bill Amberg X Buttero – The Moto Project

  London-based designer Bill Amberg has been hand-crafting exquisite men’s bags, wallets and accessories in his London studio for more than 25 years. Today Amberg’s studio handles a wide range of projects, from architectural services to interior leather bespoke work for both private and corporate clients. The Moto collection was inspired by the designer’s passion...
Common Projects X Odin Collaborative Capsule

Common Projects X Odin Collaborative Capsule

  Odin continues their exclusive collaboration with Common Projects with new iterations of the brand’s classic Achilles low and mid rise shoes. The low-top is constructed with a premium Italian Nappa leather body and tone-on-tone rubberized leather highlights. The Achilles mid-top uses rubberized leather for the body with tone-on-tone Nappa leather highlighting the eye stays,...
Coach Fall Winter 2014 Lookbook

Coach Fall Winter 2014 Lookbook

  Coach’s lifestyle bet is paying off. With the impending departure of long time creative director Reed Krakoff and increased pressure for fast growing competitors, the retailer is expanding its apparel and accessories offerings in an effort to drive growth. With the successful launch of footwear into over 200 stores in North American and overseas,...
Unionmade Exclusive: Birkenstock Japan-Only Bostons

Unionmade Exclusive: Birkenstock Japan-Only Bostons

  For Fall 2013 San Francisco’s Unionmade is stocking a limited number of Birkenstock Bostons suede & leather clogs in four Japan-only colorways. These exclusive clogs are built on Birkenstock’s classic contoured cork and rubber footbed, designed to mold to your foot over time. Birkenstock’s are an acquired taste but if you are a fan...
Mark McNairy For Club Monaco's Makers & Muses‏ FW13

Mark McNairy For Club Monaco’s Makers & Muses‏ FW13

  Mark McNairy is officially the king of collaborations. Since establishing his label in 2008, McNairy has collaborated with an impressive array of designers, stores and other creative types including; GAP, Garrett Leight, Herschel Supply Co, Eastland, Union Los Angeles, Timberland, Generic Surplus, Pharrell Williams… and now Club Monaco. This month he joins the ranks...
adidas Originals x Y’s by YOHJI YAMAMOTO

adidas Originals x Y’s by YOHJI YAMAMOTO

  Over a decade ago designer Yohji Yamamoto helped to redefine luxury sportswear with his groundbreaking Y3 collection for adidas. Yamamoto’s interpretation of the classic 3-stripe adidas logo made Y3 one of the most recognizable & successful designer sportswear collaborations. Now, Yamamoto has reworked the adidas Originals Superstar for his Y’s line. The limited edition...
Shop For A Cause: TOMS & Ben Affleck

Shop For A Cause: TOMS & Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck’s charitable organisation, the Eastern Congo Initiative, and ‘One for one’ shoe brand TOMS have collaborated on a limited edition footwear collection that will aid children and families in war-torn central Africa. In an effort to raise funds and awareness for Eastern Congo Initiative’s (ECI) grass-roots efforts TOMS created three signature styles (two for...