6 Aug
Italian-made mid-high nappa leather & nubuck shoes

Maison Martin Margiela splatters the iconic replica sneaker from its line 22 with paint. Originally inspired by an Austrian Sports Shoe from the 70s, the Italian made replica sneaker basks indiscriminantly in splattered paint, toe up. Perfect for the wall street executive who lives in the “arty neighboorhood” — no one besides Maison Martin Margiela […]


9 Jan
The perfect shoe for your 23rd Century lumberjack outfit

The recently released Maison Martin Margiela Mirror Sneakers are a Sci-Fi lover’s dream. The shiny high top sneakers come in gold and silver, and look like they belong in a campy 60s film’s vision of the distant future rather than today’s lumberjack-meets-train conductor fashion scene. The sneakers feature gum outer sole, hidden lace-ups and wraparound […]


6 Jan
Italian leather footwear with hand-painted application

The Maison Martin Margiela 22 Men’s Painted Shoe takes a beautifully crafted leather oxford and hand-paints the outsole gold. The unique application to the classic shoe adds a modern, handmade touch. The oxford is crafted from premium Italian leather and is part of Maison Martin Margiela’s 2012 Spring/Summer pre-collection. You can buy the shoes at […]


7 Dec
Yelle, Juvenile, Jupiter, The Rapture, Mark Ronson A-Trak & more

One half of highly regarded French fashion & music label Kitsuné, Gildas Loaec, just released his followup to the aptly titled Gildas Kitsuné Club Night Mix. The well curated followup effort features the A-Trak remix of The Rapture’s “How Deep Is Your Love?”, Madeon’s “Shuriken” and Mark Ronson, plus some of Gildas’ own work. Unlike many […]


1 Dec
Unique asymmetric footwear for Fall/Winter 2011

This two-toned leather creation from Maison Martin Margiela is an update to their more traditional dress boot silhouette. Two distinct textures made from different leather materials make up the construction of the upper — a tanned leather paneling occupies most of the ankle and rear, while suede covers the rest. The two-toned leather boot from […]


30 Nov
Billie Achilleos celebrates 25 years of French luxury in Australia

British artist Billie Achilleos has crafted these Australian animal icons out of Louis Vitton bags to celebrate the vaunted French luxury label’s 25 years in the Land Down Under. They were commissioned by LV to dress up their flagship Louis Vuitton Maison store in Sydney — the highest level of LV shopping available, the Maison stores only […]


For only $190 Maison Martin Margiela has crafted the ultimate Key Chain — surely the most marvelous piece of work the Italians have invented since the Ferrari 250 GT. Since your simple mind probably can’t comprehend a design so intricate, we’ll try to break it down for you: OK, so there’s a ring made of […]


Based on their New Training Shoe silhouette, Maison Martin Margiela’s new sneaker features an appealing simple color scheme with beige laces, white leather and gray suede details. With a clean look, the design of the high top shoes makes for an understated statement. Priced around $500, Margiela’s New Training Shoe can be purchased directly through […]