Archive for September 2009

Raf by Raf Simons Velcro Strap Sneaker

September 28, 2009

raf-by-raf-low-top-sneakers-1-421x540raf-by-raf-low-top-sneakers-2-421x540raf-by-raf-low-top-sneakers-3-421x540raf-by-raf-low-top-sneakers-4-421x540raf-by-raf-low-top-sneakers-frontA new low top velcro strap sneaker has been released by Raf by Raf Simons. The sneakers come with a leather base and the velcro straps come in suede with subtle branding. The sneaker comes in black and white and are now available from Oak.


Richard Chai for Pro-Keds Sneakers

September 24, 2009

pro-keds-richard-chai-00pro-keds-richard-chai-01Glimpses of the Richard Chai for PRO-Keds collection made their rounds around NYFW after their debut during the Chai runway show. Today, we’re happy to bring you more detailed photos of the collection which will hit stores sometime around January – just in time for Spring 2010 delivery. A variety of color ways will be available against a low and high top models with zipper and laceless looks that borrow fabrics from Chai’s own collection.

Balenciaga Fall/Winter 2009 High Top Felt Trainer

September 23, 2009

balenciaga-high-top-trainer-fw09-1balenciaga-high-top-trainer-fw09-2balenciaga-high-top-trainer-fw09-3Balenciaga usually ends up being a little more creative then the rest, which you can see again on the design of the upper of this new Fall/Winter 2009 High Top Trainer. The mix of materials and overall look came out very interesting, featuring felt, leather and an un-identifiable material around the ankle support. The sneaker is now available from Browns.

YMC Suede Sand Boot

September 21, 2009

ymc-desert-boots-brown-tan-1ymc-desert-boots-brown-tan-2British brand You Must Create have ultimately been spot-on season to season with both apparel and footwear as they create timeless, easy to wear items on various fashion fronts. Their latest Suede Sand Boot features a nice clean and sleek profile with a light tan sole which extends onto the upper with a solid rubber toecap. Available in dark brown and light brown, the shoes are available now at Oi Polloi.


September 17, 2009

mr-freedom-jcrew-denim-pea-coat-1mr-freedom-jcrew-denim-pea-coat-2J.Crew continues to impress by choosing the right partners to collaborate with. The latest product to come out is the Mr. Freedom denim pea coat. Known for their vintage inspired fashion, Mr. Freedom produced for J.Crew an all denim pea coat, featuring nice large buttons and a beautiful lining. The coat is now available here. Thanks Highsnobiety

Spring Court G1 Tweet Special Edition

September 16, 2009

springcourt-tweet-1-450x540springcourt-tweet-2-450x540springcourt-tweet-3-450x540A beautiful new all tweed version of the Spring Court G1 low top trainer has been released. The sneaker comes with a classic brown/beige tweed pattern on the side-panels, black tweed on the toe box and tongue and a clean white sole. The sneaker is now available from Beauty & Youth.

Diet Butcher Slim Skin Hi Cut Sneakers

September 14, 2009

diet-butcher-slim-skin-hi-cut-sneakers-1diet-butcher-slim-skin-hi-cut-sneakers-2diet-butcher-slim-skin-hi-cut-sneakers-3Steering clear of their staple patent leather joints, Japanese cult label Diet Butcher Slim Skin returns with a preview into another one of their flashy sneaker models. This time around, the company utilizes animal motifs to serve as accents, including the use of Pony hair and Leopard print, alongside premium leather uppers and a hi-cut platform. Stay tuned for further news on this release.