7 Feb
Yoshi Yamamoto's latest fashion-forward luxury footwear

Yoshi Yamamoto’s fashion forward Y-3?s introduces a new silhouette for Spring/Summer 2012 collection, the Black Savage. The high-tech mid-top sneakers feature leather, textile and rubber paneling throughout in black, white, blue and red, thick blue lace-up closure with textured leather casing at shoe face and a white rubber cap toe. Copious branding can be found […]


29 Nov
All Star footwear gets the canvas & leather treatment

Starting with their CT AS Hiker Hi and CT Classic Boot Hi, Converse crafts the two variations of Chuck Taylor All Stars out of tanned canvas and dark brown tumbled leather, adding metal lace eyelets, red laces and white vulcanized soles. Dubbed “Candied Ginger” due to their colorway, the Hiker (below) strikes a more casual sneaker balance […]


10 Nov
UK cow hide premium leather with denim inserts

To celebrate its 10th-year anniversary, superlative Japanese footwear brand visvim will release four new colorways of its Grizzly Boots Mid-Folk. Combining elements of a boot with a more natural moccassin, the highly organic Grizzly Boot will combine UK cow hide premium leather uppers with inserts by SocialSculpture denim and a Vibram outsole. The four-pack will […]


27 Sep
Couture limited edition footwear launching this Saturday

It’s no secret we love the Missoni x Converse collaborations, it consistently being one of our favorite lines of footwear season after season (such as their original All Star Hi Tops, versions two and three, and the more audacious Auckland Racers). Considering the couture Missoni branding, the prices are never that ridiculous. The latest First […]


8 Sep
Yosuke Aizawa's beautifully crafted premium suede footwear

Another beautiful boot from Japanese outdoor clothing specialist White Mountaineering, named after one one of the first men to ascend Mount Everest, Sherpa Norgay. Yosuke Aizawa’s brand crafts the limited edition mountain boots from premium suede, adding a detailed embroidered pattern, leather lining and padded nylon panelling. The Norgay Embroidered Mountain Boots also feature a Vibram Lug […]


6 Sep
Hand-sewn Italian vegetable-tanned cowhide leather boots

The latest from Japanese footwear masters visvim are chukka-style shoes based off their Newell silhouette. Part of their Fall/Winter 2011 collection, the boots are made from Italian vegetable-tanned cowhide leather with a natural horsehide leather lining. The hand-sewn Newell shoes also feature a bamboo shank for shock absorption, a replaceable Vibram outsole and a cork footbed. […]


29 Jul
Two new canvas styles for Fall/Winter 2011

Camouflage will never fade from the streetwear scene, and its employment on every accessory and article imaginable will occur till the last bodega closes (Penfield & Sperry‘s latest collabo only one recent example). So seeing artist C-Law team up with British label Addict for a pair of canvas shoes with full camo pattern seems par […]


7 Jul
Ultra luxury high-tops with a hint of 1960s Mayfair playboy

The latest couture women’s footwear designer to throw their hat into the ultra-luxury sneaker game is Jimmy Choo. The high end London-based label wants to expand their reach to male consumers, and this season will be debuting their collection of men’s footwear with both mature styles and casual sneakers. As the luxury company describes the […]