British label George Cox teams up with efiLevol on this lace-up boot. Going with the all-black design with contrast coloured stitching, the boot has a leather and suede upper with a two-tone effect. The boot also has “NOTHING IS BEAUTIFUL” printed along the ankle panel. This pair of George Cox are available on Zicue.
All 3 colourways of the Luke Meier x Vans Syndicate Zero collaboration have surfaced. This is a great low-top sneaker by Vans for casual sunny days or to step outside to the corner store. They come in a beige, black, and maroon colourways, complete with suede uppers and rubberized soles. Available now at Concepts.
Independent footwear brand Zuriick, is making some noise in the shoe world with their Beata model. It’s a Chukka / Desert Boot fusion with a rubberized cup sole. It comes in a variety of colourways for the summertime. Available now at all Zuriick retailers.
The desert boot is a great shoe all year round and a staple in every man’s shoe closet. Velskoen Desert Boots are handmade in Swakopmund, Namibia. This brand has their inspirations and roots back in the 1600’s when members of the Dutch East India company, seen on tribe member’s. Available exclusively at Hickoree’s in brown, black, and red for $125 a pair.
Another great release from New Balance is coming in the fall — the H710. This comes in the boot form of shoes, not their classic runners that everyone is wearing. This looks like a good hiking boot with the laces and eyeholes, the subtle uppers with nice suede. The combination of those things give it a rugged look that seems like it is built with durability in mind.
Many designers and companies are releasing 2011 Spring/Summer Previews at this time, Tom Ford is the latest to release the preview of his shoe line. Although there are not many pictures that surfaced online, Tom Ford’s line is available to be seen in the latest issue of GQ. The line is very moccasin-based, as that is what he projects to be in style for next year. Stay tuned for more information being released later on.
UK designer George Cox has collaborated with Japanese footwear brand Cause to create a special collection of shoes. The line-up includes Work Rubber Soled Boots, the Tassel Loafer Emboss and the 2D-Ring shoes. The shoe maintain the classic George Cox silhouette, but Cause added their own designs and styles to them. Available now at Flauge.
Italian brand Pantafola D’oro has teamed up with Japanese brand 45 rpm to create a new line of shoes for Fall/Winter 2010. The classic 45 rpm cowhide denim will be used on the shoe as well as leather and suede for the toebox to cap it off.