Calvin Klein does its own impression of the wingtip derby, with the Windsor, an impressive black lace-up. Made using a unique black textured leather and featuring a low heel and understated profile, these low-key elements help bring the flash of the wingtip back down the earth. A fine choice that would go best with either casual wear or a brown suit made of a coarser wool, you can find yours online now.
Officine Creative gives us a unique touch of the casual mixed with the formal, with this no lace Balmoral. A familiar oxford style lace-up shoe is cut from the finest washed leather in Italy, and weathered for a vintage look. Stripping the laces out, the result is this fine rugged, vintage feel shoe. Available at Barneys.
Boston boutique Bodega has collaborated with Palldium to create the Fisticuffs boot, their twist on the iconic baggy boot. Featuring a suede and herringbone upper, this boot is perfect for winter as it has a warm wool lining. Only available in a limited release of 396 pairs, you can get your pair at Bodega starting November 6th.
Converse chats with Alexis Taylor and Joe Goddard from the London-based band Hot Chip in this video clip about their pre-band days. The duo talks about everything from football, their long-time friendship, music and their previous collaborations with Bernard Sumner and Hot City.
Giving a twist on a classic, Converse releases this pair of low-top All-Stars in a black leather variant. Featuring the familiar All-Star silhouette, this new piece features yellow detailing and a jet-black design with black laces to compliment the black leather. A slick, vicious design, you can find yours online now.
Folk Footwear gives us this great and classic oxford shoe called the Boby. Made from ambra leather, this handmade shoe is perfect to add some style to a pair of dark jeans. Get your pair online from Kiosk 78 now.
Maker of luxury shoes, Alden presents us with these great 987 leisure moccasins, a great little loafer shoe for you to wear with almost anything. Featuring full leather lining and a leather insole and out-sole, these versatile penny loafers should be taken to your cobbler for water-proofing if you plan on wearing them all the time. Which we think you should. Available online from Blackbird.
The craftsmen from E. Vogel have been commissioned by Freemans Sporting Club to create a new set of lace-up derbys in both black and brown for the fall 2010 season. The brown pair are rendered in rich brandy colored French calfskin, while the black shoes feature a simpler, three-lace approach and use black French calfskin. The brown pair are available here, while the black are available here.
TO&CO. keep the hits coming with the launch of this gorgeous desert boot in a soft tan leather. Finished in lush soft curves, and featuring fine detail punch broguing, they’re a wonderful choice for walking shoe this fall season. Available now from gravitytpope.