12 Jan
Traiblazing luxury mesh, nubuck & calf leather high-tops

The latest addition to the urban streetwear bent of long-time luxury brand Louis Vuitton is the Louis Vuitton Trailblazer sneaker boot. Notable points include the textured look of the upper through a patchwork of mesh, perforated nubuck and calf leather materials, a color-contrasted inner lining and a two-tone outsole. Also includes a removable anatomic sock, rear rubber insert, […]


Harkening back to the days where a pair of pristine white kicks was synonymous with Zen like enlightenment, Adidas Originals brings us the Forum Mid Triple White Sneakers. Picture something akin to the Nike Air Force One, and then give it the traditional Adidas three-stripe treatment. White tie-ups, white ankle closures, white stripes, white leather upper on a […]


Mo’ Wax Records has reached drinking age, and officially joined the shelves of music history/urban archaeology. Never one to shy away from commercial collaborations, their new “Build and Destroy” line with NikeLab is only the latest. Created in cahoots with Mo’ Wax founder James Lavelle, the “Build and Destroy” collection features the Mo’ Wax remix of the Nike Blazer sneaker (shown above). […]


Keith Haring, street artist and beloved social activist, was the mind behind the legendary “Crack is Wack” street mural that has been lighting up the park in East Harlem since 1986. And now its iconic images go to Reebok footwear, who also has its roots to popularity tied deeply to the 80’s. In fact, Reebok […]


11 Aug
Classic tennis shoe in white-on-white leather & gold branding

Adidas Originals has been doing copious collabs lately involving he classic Stan Smith silhouette, the three most recent reinterpretations being done by the way of the French Boutique Dover Street Market and, as shown here, Barney’s New York. Each variation is the standard Stan Smith (white-on-white leather upper with rubber soles and perforated side) with gold […]


24 Jul
From the 10th-anniversary Fall/Winter 2014 collection

Wings + Horns, a lifestyle brand with a utilitarian lean, has released its latest collection under the auspice of its 10-year anniversary. And on the footwear edge of of the Wings + Horn 2014 collection comes this simple, leather, all-black-on-black high-top sneaker. This anniversary commemorative re-release of the previously successful shoe consists of a premium […]


15 Jul
Because your feet deserve to feel patriotic, too

The Terminator High is a classic Nike silhouette, so it’s appropriate that there be continued reinventions. This time around Nike offers the “America” version, which plays the patriot by applying the U.S.A-flag styling to the upper. While the main portion of the high-top shoe is based upon a washed-out red-white-and-blue motif of our flag, the heel […]


24 Jun
Happy belated Go Skateboarding day

In celebration of just-passsed “Go Skateboarding Day” comes this collaboration between Portland outdoor-gear company Poler and the Nike Zoom Air Verona SB. The black upper features a leather side panel embossed with the Poler logo, and a suede toecap in this slip-on style. White rubber sole with gum wave tread. Available at the Poler store for $80, and then jump […]