23 May
Two new luxury low top trainers for Spring/Summer 2012

Balenciaga looks forward to spring & summer with their contrast panel trainers coming in shades of blue/aqua/silver and classic black/white/gray. The shoe’s side panels are made up of netting with vinyl panels at the opening and a suede reinforced toe. The blue/aqua/silver sneakers are pictured above, with the black/white/gray after the Jump. The luxury low […]


10 May
Quality black luxury sneakers for Spring/Summer 2012

English designer Neil Barrett reveals his latest sneaker for Spring/Summer 2012, the Dickensian Leather Pyramid Trainer. A slight alteration of his reliable Dickensian trainer, the version for this season is slimmer, with padded leather panels and adorned at various sections with small rubber pyramids. The high top sneakers feature a hard wearing rubber sole with […]


22 Jun
A new knitted shoe from the running collaboration

Debuting in Missoni’s Autumn/Winter 2011 men’s collection this past week in Milan, the Auckland Racer is the latest piece of footwear from the ongoing collaboration with Converse. The couture Italian label took the classic 1970s Auckland Racer running shoe and crafted it out of their thick knitted material — a look first hinted at with their […]


26 Apr
Ultra premium trainers for Spring/Summer 2011

After last week’s Space Flat Sneakers, Christian Louboutin releases another luxury sneaker from his Men’s Spring/Summer 2011 Collection. The Louis Tik Tik Flat high tops feature metal studs and spikes riddling the entire black leather upper of the sneaker, which is just what you need when you’re trying to keep a low profile. Of course […]


7 Sep
Or are these adidas Originals by Originals really Cross Trainers?

Man, Jeremy Scott must love designing shoes, as it seems every week he drops another in his adidas Originals by Originals Jeremy Scott Collection. These poorly named “Cross Trainers” are part of the Fall/Winter 2010 series, and are 11 hole boots made of premium black leather and a rugged outsole. Cross Trainers? Not so much, […]


2 Jul
Adidas gets technical

These Adidas Originals’ Nizza Hi take the tech route, featuring an independent zipper closure that you lace up to the sneaker. Part of the Fall 2010 OT Tech Collection, the high-tops come in three colorways, feature premium leather uppers and subtle pattern details on the mid-sole. Pre-order them now at Crooked Tongues for £75.00 [$115] […]


14 Jun
A new colorway for summer

For Summer 2010 luxury house Louis Vuitton has released a new white-and-red colorway of their Tower Sneaker. The mid-top sneaker has a white leather base with the LV monogram pattern embossed, with accents set in a red patent leather, matching the red logo tongue tag. Simple and clean for summertime. via Highsnob


10 Jun
A Seasonal Sneaker for the Fall

We here at LIAS begin to salivate every time we hear that there is a new collaboration with Converse, and although this collaboration has been done twice before, the Converse x Woolrich Fall 2010 collection of sneakers proves that the two design houses can only get better as they go. Woolrich has been in the […]