With an NYC pedigree that stretches back to the 1970′s, Pony gets justifiably nostalgic with their Summer 2014 footwear collection. Silhouettes making an appearance include the Vintage Slamdunk Hi and Joggy Ox Nylon and Topstar (in both low and high editions), all familiar to those who were around during the birth of the streetwear scene. You can pick up a pair of throwback Pony’s now at the Hypebeast Shop.
A new brand on the scene out of Japan, Suicoke have just released a collection of simple and stylish sandals for Spring/Summer 2014. Consisting of three silhouettes, the DEPA, the CHIN and the SHACO, the designs feature a durable Italian-made Vibram sole and an adjustable nylon strap system. Check out more at Suicoke and head over to Norse Store to shop these sandals now.
Oliver Sweeney give us a look at their upcoming Fall/Winter 2014 footwear collection. Inspired by “the best features of British country attire” the footwear is made from locally sourced materials and constructed by hand for an unrivaled level of quality. Deep colors are a signature of the collection, with various leathers taking on rich, varied patinas.
Camper Footwear gives us a look at their upcoming Fall 2014 offering. The collection spans quite a few silhouettes: from a traditional sneaker, to a chukka and ankle boot. Paying homage to their roots, every silhouettes, no matter how formal, features elements familiar to the outdoorsman: like hiking laces, d-ring eyelets and thick suede. Head over to Camper now to learn more.
An icon of Northampton, England, Church’s gives us a look at their Fall/Winter 2014 handmade footwear. Featuring Monk Strap, Brogue and Derby silhouettes, the designs are available in a variety of leathers both textured and colored. Shop their new offerings now at Church’s.
Their first collection of footwear, New York-based Strange Matter shows that despite being the new player in town, they have some serious design skills. Four silhouettes are on offering in this Spring/Summer 2014 collection, made from premium materials like Italian calfskin and kid suede. From minimalist low silhouettes made from single-piece uppers to a strapped-up high-top, these are a welcome way to stand out on the streets.
Givenchy presents their coveted range of luxury footwear for Spring/Summer 2014. The primary silhouette is the famed Tyson High Top sneaker, which can be had in an all-black, all-white, and black and white colorway. A floral-print slip-on is a particularly nice edition for the warmer months. You can check out the full offering over at Sneakerboy.
To celebrate the start of Pride Month, Nike launches their third #BETRUE sneaker collection celebrating the LGBT community. Featuring the movements adopted rainbow color palette, the three sneaker models on offer are the SB Zoom Janokis, Free Run 5.0s and Free OGs. As with many of its charitable collaborations, Nike will also donate up to $500,000 of its net proceeds to the LGBT Sports Coalition to help fight discrimination against a players based on sexuality. The #BETRUE collection will be available beginning June 3 at select factory stores and June 5 at Nike.
Nike Sportswear gives a summertime nod to the cities of Los Angeles, Chicago and New York with a selection of floral-print Balzer Mid’s. Featuring eye-catching all-over floral prints contrasted with suede swooshes, these shoes are a great combination of vintage feel with modern treatments. The LA pair features a “Birds of Paradise” prints, while Chicago has chrysanthemums as a nod to the city’s official flower, and New York is represented by the dandelion. The Floral City pack will drop at Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike starting May 31st.
adidas Originals sets out to commemorate the upcoming World Cup 2014 soccer tournament, taking place in Brazil, with this ‘Battle’ sneaker pack. Taking inspiration from the sportwear giants soccer cleats and their “#allin or Nothing” ad campaign, the offering features silhouettes like the recently re-released Stan Smith, Rivalry Hi, Samba Super, Superstar 80s, and ZX 5000. The sneaker designs feature gold accents, a nod to the coveted tournament trophy. Look for the entire adidas Originals ‘Battle’ sneaker pack to hit retailers starting May 26th, 2014.