The Ivy League look is back big, so get the look with this Boston saddle type oxford from Neil M. A rich brown saddle shoe with black saddle, the heel is cushioned with Poron for maximum comfort. A classic shoe, available online now.
Vans goes all understated and low key with this leather 106 sneaker, a bit of simple sneaker design. Keep things simple, keep things plain, with this basic derby style lace up. Featuring a white rubber sole and simple tan leather uppers with contrast stitching, this is a great casual shoe for anybody, not just the usual Vans skate crowd. Available online now.
In the world of the workboot, some names are supreme – Red Wing, Timberland, Wolverine – yet, Roberu shakes things up with their own plain toe offering. Made of a richly tanned leather, these are top grade hand made boots, featuring an Italian vibram sole and available in both a camel and russet color. Orders are open online now.
Onitsuka Tiger and Reality Studio team up for this fun variant of the Fabre Light. A soft cream colored leather shoe with red contrast liner, the sneaker includes a beautiful fringing along the laces and on the heel. The cumulative result is a sharp looking shoe with a real sense of motion generated from the fringe. Available exclusively at Onitsuka retailers in January of 2011.
Nike digs deep for the Air Pegasus ’89, a throwback sneaker featuring a remarkable grey, orange and red coloration pattern. A classic running shoe, the uppers are rendered in shades of grey, while the outsole is done in red and orange. Finishing off the look are fine teal details on the tongue to really make the colors pop. See it as part of the spring 2011 releases.
The Ransom by adidas Originals collection continues for spring 2011, with the release of The Bluff, a low top shoe. Moc toed with canvas uppers, the Bluff is available in blue and green, with an off white rubber sole. A great shoe for once the warmer weather shows, they’re available at Bodega in blue and green now.
Airwalk recently sent a pair of their Tennis yellow Jim sneakers to the office, and we were able to take them around for a bit of a stroll. A re-issue of the classic Jim shoe, these sneakers are comfortable and light on the feet, with a bright fuzzy yellow outer, reminiscent of tennis balls. A bright pair of attention grabbing shoes, they’re available now from Airwalk and at select Airwalk stockists.
CAUSE pays homage to the postal workers of the world, and their rugged, reliable footwear, with this Postman Shoe, rendered in supple suede. Feature a big wedge sole and a simple, classic, plain toe design, this shoe is available online at Good Hood now.
La MJC and colette team up again for another great shoe collab, the ‘Vivre Sans Temps Mort’, or ‘Life Without Dead Time’, a flash variant of the New Balance 1500. A fresh pair of red and white casual sneakers with insoles bearing the ‘Vivre Sans Temps Mort’ message, these sneakers are going on sale December 18th, 2010 at colette and at Cool Cats. We can’t wait.