Rugby Ralph Lauren have been churning out slippers in velvet, tweed and pretty much every other fabric you can imagine since the brand’s inception. This autumn Rugby has introduced a wool tartan slipper that are benchmade in England by Bowhill & Elliott. Finished with slim cording around the foot opening. Diamond-quilted padded insole. Sturdy leather sole. Made in England.
Happy Socks, Sweden’s most beloved sock makers have just released their fall winter lookbook. Keeping with their fun times, no worries attitude, the collection is a familiar wash of colour, stripes and happiness. Enjoy these pics shot by the famous Bill Gentle, aka “Backyard Bill,” and watch for the new styles in stores this fall.
Oh boy, the espadrille thing is showing itself in a plethora of styles this summer. These latest from WTAPS take a contemporary beach sandal and fit it with the arts and crafts look of the espadrille sole.
Avery simple canvas cross strap design, makes the upper. We have more than a few concerns with the synthetic lining of the straps. One would think a non natural material might get a bit sweaty in the heat. But a utility loop means you can strap them to your pack until you are safely at your relaxation destination. We’re not huge on flip flops around here, but we’ll give these guys a solid 7/10. Available in grey or navy, through Firmament in Berlin.
Nike must really be enjoying their sneaker icon status, what with painters now centering artwork around their shoes. Oil painter Joe DeLorenzo may be the new kid on the block in terms of sneaker art, but he’s certainly caught our attention. A Philadelphia-based artist, he takes a more realistic approach to the kicks, making his paintings closer to fine sneaker art (is there such a thing? maybe there is now…) than street art.
If you’ve been desperately searching for a socially acceptable flip flop to wear this summer, check out these wood plank printed flip flops by Toddland. These sandals manage to be quirky yet understated, using the classic molded rubber flip flop shape with printed detailing, and the Toddland logo badge at the strap. Summer’s finally upon us, so run over to any Urban Outfitters or visit their online store to get your go-to beach shoe.
The only thing better than a comic book is a FREE comic book, which makes May 7th – better known to all the heroes & villains out there as ‘Free Comic Book Day’ – one to highlight on your X-Men calendar.
To celebrate, EveryGuyed and Moxy Creative asked one of our trusty caped crusaders, James Alexander Mathers, to illustrate our go-to guide outlining what it takes to master the aesthetic of good & evil.
Whether you’re going all MacGyver with a paperclip & an elastic band, or getting busy training your unholy army of flying monkeys, just follow these simple steps & before you know it you’ll be saving that damsel, or destroying the earth! Check out both White Knight and Black Hat pages on EveryGuyed here.
The EveryGuyed Network – publishers of FormatMag, DefinitiveTouch, TheShoeBuff, Freshbump, Suitored, TheCarry, Framegeek, FinerCut, Assemblist, and HelloKisses – is in search of both marketing and editorial interns to join us in our downtown Toronto office for May – August 2011.
In addition to a $1000 stipend, interns at EveryGuyed can expect to be part of a young/dynamic team that is a leader in menswear media online.
Interns will receive firsthand online publishing experience and gain exposure to over 1,000,000 visitors per month across our network.
Despite our wide reach, EveryGuyed is a still a small company. Our interns don’t fetch 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Lanvin appeals to the sneaker buff with these high top cufflinks, a playful little bit of design that lets you show off your love for streetwear, while remaining smart and put together. A beautiful, simple pair of silver metal cuffs, they appeal to the dandy and shoe buff alike. Available online now.
This Nike Basketball movie featuring Kobe Bryant, the Black Mamba, starts with the line “…he thought he was on a road trip to Dallas, but he was on a freeway to hell!”, which is pretty much the most unexpectedly amazing thing we’ve seen in a long time. Also featuring Danny Trejo and Bruce Willis, this video from iconic director Robert Rodriguez gives us a taste of what is sure to be a ridiculously epic film. Honestly, watch it, take a moment to cleanse your eyes, and watch it again.
Minnetonka wants you to keep your feet warm indoors as well as out, with these pile lined hardsole slippers. Even with the thermostat turned all the way up, and a roaring fire going, your feet can get pretty cold, so these moccasin style suede slippers lined in natural pile are perfect for the cabin or house this season. Available online now.