Diesel takes it back to the old school with these Nostalgia sneakers, a pair of low top soft sneakers. With blue denim uppers, Diesel trims the Nostalgia with soft brown suede, for a wonderful throwback shoe, sure to see plenty of wear in the warmer weather. Available online now.
Sebago works with Vane to produce the Field, this rugged Exo-boot, that’s all about co-operation. How is it all about co-operation? See how the leather uppers combines well with the canvas, which provides a sense of versatility when you fold the mouth of the boot open. A wonderful handsewn pair of boots, available online now.
Continuing the successful collaboration between John Varvatos and Converse, come two revamped pairs of Chuck Taylor All Stars. The classic Painted Flag Chuck Tayloris reinvented in monotone colours with studs. Meanwhile, the studded Chuck is embellished with pyramid studs around the ankle for a little flash.
Look for both pairs where Converse by John Varvatos shoes are sold.
Phenomenon and Regal Shoes have collaborated to produce these plain toe shoes. Available in black and white, the shoes feature vivid blue soles that are certainly eye-catching. The inner lining of the shoes is similarly blue coloured, with both the Regal Shoes and Phenomenon logos stamped in metallic silver.
Look for them in April, or preorder online now.
Sperry is introducing a line of Brogue shoes for fall 2011 as part of its higher-end ‘Cloud’ collection. A fusion of design, the shoes feature a classically-styled brogue upper, with soles and laces typical to Sperry Top-Sider boat shoes. Expect to see them in stores in multiple colours in Fall 2011.
Viktor & Rolf offer these textured leather slip-on dress shoes in black, a unique design from the fashion house. Featuring a round tapered toe, lace-up detail, silver tone eyelets and elastic insets at the top, it’s also equipped with a leather sole and 1″ stacked heel. Made in Italy, the shoes are available online now.
If you want to add a bit of substance and toughness to your look, pick up these Panner work boots from Superdry. A great looking pair of chunky leather boots, the mouth features a sloppy fold back design, giving the boots a distressed, worn out appearance. Available online now.
Urban Outfitters makes an affordable leather brogue, for the younger dapper man. A black leather shoe exclusive to the hipster mecca, these longwings are admittedly an impressive bit of design adn craftsmanship. They’re no Aldens, but an affordable choice, available at UO, of course.
Our friends at Generic Surplus are moving up in the world, with this collaboration with Comme des Garcons SHIRT for the spring / summer 2011 season! The collaboration between the two lines includes a pair of simple low cut navy canvas sneakers, as well as a mid-rise pair of boat shoes rendered in the same material and shade. Sneakers are here, and boat shoes are here.
RYZ is a new line seeking to bridge that tricky gap between casual and formal shoes, with this new collection for spring / summer 2011. The line seems to focus on the casual comfort of sneakers, and the simple design of clean formal shoes. Available online now.