Stockholm outfit Acne has debuted their ‘Tour Low’ sandal just in time for the summer months. Featuring an built-up 100% leather construction with an interior ankle zip, these sandals can be dressed up or down depending on your mood. Available in brown or Black at Acne’s website.
Raf Simons showcases with upcoming Fall Winter 2010 collection. With a variety of styles and color choices, the collection provides modern takes on the sneaker silhouette in both hi’s and low’s. Premium leathers, corduroys, and other textures appear throughout the collection, which goes heavy on straps over laces.
For most sneakerheads the search for unique shoes is seemingly never ending, but Canadian shoemaker Oliberté is changing the way one might think about it by actually making their shoes in a way unlike any other; from material to manufacture entirely within Africa. With leather and materials sourced in Ethiopia, and assembly in Liberia, Oliberté has produced a line of shoes that not only look great, but actually contribute to an increased quality of life for those that make them. Check them out online at Oliberté’s Shop.
Plenty of shoemakers have taking a go at creating a classic brogue, but few have done so with the success that Church’s has with their ‘Burwood’. The shoe features prominent and gorgeously detailed punched patterns in an equally beautiful shade of leather – which they call ‘sandalwood’ – are sure to be a staple of any sartorialists closet for years to come. Available at Churchs.
Bespoke Brit footwear house Tricker’s have been working their way through a series of custom footwear collaborations with various Japanese brands, and this spring 2010 it’s all about the Tricker’s for Nonnative M7406 Darby Shoe. This brilliant lace-up is available in three classic colorways and sports dual branding on the in-sole. Grab yours now at Nonnative retailers worldwide.
Groundwave Media Group–the publishing company behind websites including FormatMag, FreshBump DefinitiveTouch, TheShoeBuff, and Collect3d–is in search of a marketing/editorial intern to join us in our downtown Toronto office for May/June/July/August 2010.
In addition to a $1000 stipend, interns at GMG can expect to be part of a young/dynamic team that is a driving force behind urban aesthetic/lifestyle movements worldwide including streetwear, menswear, lowbrow, street art, and designer toys.
Interns will receive firsthand online publishing experience and gain exposure to over 1 million views per month across our network.
GMG is a small company. Our interns don’t get coffee.
You can expect to write news directly published to our websites, conduct interviews, develop mini-marketing campaigns, learn about online PR, editorial direction, SEO, social media, creative direction, design, and more. These are invaluable skills in the new media market that employers are desperately seeking.
– Are interested in journalism and/or marketing.
– Have great taste and crave the cutting edge of fashion, design, and style.
– Have a laptop.
– Can work in-office Monday-Thursday from 10am-4pm with minimal at home work on Fridays.
Please send a resume, cover letter, and three relevant samples to email@example.com
Barneys New York presents these fresh suede Chelsea boots for spring. The two two-eye chukka comes in a deep navy, while the plain toe pull-on chelsea boot with elastic core insert is available in a rich beige. Both are made in Italy and sport leather soles. Available now through Barneys.
Dr. Martens has released a selection of worn-out classic 1460s in observation of their 50 year milestone as a footwear company dedicated to simple style and functionality. The model number is a numerical ode to the brand’s initial production date, April 1st, 1960.
Sporting blasted soles, flexed toes, brushed and creased leather and a lightly abused heel tab, these resounding favorites come in black, white, cherry, green, purple and navy. Cop these as of tomorrow, April 1st, through Dr. Martens retail locations and Urban Outfitters US and UK.
Classic Brit and contemporary Japanese styles collide in these awesome George Cox for NEXUSVII® Medallion Straight Chip Shoes for spring 2010. This collaboration utilizes luxurious materials to create a sleek, trendy shoe which sports a perforated patent leather upper with fur and smooth premium leather panels. The style features two different sole options – an air-cushioned sole or a more traditional crepe sole, both with yellow stitching offering a subtle contrast. Made in England, the George Cox for NEXUSVII® Medallion Straight Chip footwear line is now available at select retailers in classic black, black and white, and striking orange and black colorways.
A Bathing Ape has collaborated with Regal on a desert boot. Available in the three colorways pictured, this boot features beautifully minimal styling and fine detailed like a gold embossed ‘collaboration’ logo on the heel. Look to purchase these boots at Cliff Edge.