Common Projects taps designer Robert Geller to collaborate on their latest collection of shoes, deciding on a high-top silhouette for a pair of shoes. The luxury sneakers are both crafted in Italy and are available in two colors: navy (above) and black (below). The navy sneakers use premium nubuck for the uppers, while the brown […]

2 Aug
Premium black leather boots for the Fall/Winter 2011 Collection

Normally duck boots are associated with heavy plastics, used to slosh around in mud and heavy water. I’m not so sure I would recommend that kind of behavior with Common Projects’ Duck Boots, which are among the sharpest and most elegant duck boots on the market. Part of Common Projects’ Fall/Winter 2011 Collection, the black […]

27 Aug
The latest brogues and casuals for Fall/Winter 2010

The new Fall collection from Common Projects 2010 line up includes these Italian-made dress shoes. Fine leather wing tips, saddle shoes and brogues courtesy of designers Flavio Girolami and Prathan Poopat. Either in pristine full grain tan leather above or well-worn, like the saddle shoes after the Jump, and featuring Common Projects’ signature golden numerations. […]

26 Jul
Fine leather offerings for Fall/Winter 2010

I would love to own some Common Projects shoes, but I have beef with their price points. Or rather, my wallet has beef with their price points. Their new Arctic Boot is no exception — the brown leather boots feature hiking-inspired lacing, a lightweight Vibram-like out sole, and Common Projects’ signature gold number-stamping. I would […]

8 Mar
Sometimes pre-stressed can be forgiven

NYC’s Common Projects unite with Robert Geller to create a range of rustic hiking boots. The rough, dark suede lace-up boots feature zippers on the instep and double buckles at the top. While I usually institute a dogmatic rule against purchasing anything that’s pre-frayed or stressed, I just might make an exception for these bad […]