Just in time for Christmas, adidas has released a sharp looking shoe for this Winter Holiday 2011. The all new Tsumo Pu duck boot is made from an amalgam of pigskin suede and coated canvas atop a pure white outsole. The rear heal zipper reveals a colourful interior canvas and leather lining. A simplistic design with great contrasting colours, aesthetically pleasing to the eye.
Now available for pre-order through ZOZOTOWN for ¥15,750 JPY (approx. $202 USD).
Branching into new territory, Carhartt will be offering an extensive lineup of footwear in collaboration with Black Diamond. Providing a solid collection of styles while maintaining the brand’s signature philosophy. Featuring waterproof shoes with heel guards, OrthoLite technology and Carhartt direct welt construction. This warm, sturdy boot comes in multiple colourways with bold designs catering to every ones tastes.
Available next year at Carhartt retail accounts and online via Carhartt.com
Vans is previewing their next hot release for their upcoming Spring 2012 Collection. Dedicating the 106 Vulcanized low top sneaker to talented singer, songwriter musician and actor Iggy Pop. Featuring a distinct premium all black leather version with wool lining which was inspired by the classic Dr. Martens boot, as word by Iggy Pop himself.
The young and talented L.A. blogger Levi Maestro takes an opportunity to collaborate with Vans on a brand new sneaker. Tailored on Maestro’s personal preferences which include a low cut, grey premium leather with suede material on the toecap. The highlight is a deconstructed panel, square lace holes and multicoloured rubber waffle outsole.
Keep a look out for these sick sneakers with a release date set in January 2012.
Nike has been dabbled with a new shoe and popular colourway they plan on using for their upcoming release in Spring 2012. The Dunk Mid Pro comes in a golden hops colour scheme with black oiled leather. A smooth application of suede runs across the shoe with subtle hints of red tracing their way to a customary embroidered tongue tag and heel suede hit.
adidas Originals has launched an innovative new shoe just in time for the Winter Holiday 2011. The H3LIUM ZXZ Runner is the lightest shoe ever made from the brand. Infusing previous footwear models to make this hybrid a benchmark in sneaker design. The results have produced lightweight, breathable footwear without compromising comfort or structural integrity.
Mathieson has unveiled their latest shoe that will hit stores in Spring/Summer 2012. The Mathieson Treks are an interesting hybrid that show off a mid top skate and hiking boot silhouette. Made from suede and ripstop fabric for a scratch resistant upper and a durable vulcanized trek sole. These rugged beauties still carry a lightweight make and easy-to-wear qualities of a skate shoe.
Vans is previewing their sleek new shoe for the upcoming Spring 2012 release. The Madero is an auburn beauty which is a cross breed between the brand’s current classics. Also available in three understated colours and clad in either suede or canvas. This new design meets modern demands while still maintaining a distinct minimalist look.
Look for these low cut sneakers at select Vans retail accounts early next year.
HEADPORTER and UBIQ have continued with their successful collaborations with a second installment of sleek looking shoes. These Japanese brands have taken the popular polka dot pattern from HEADPORTER and transplanted it onto a UBIQ model. Features three colourways that all come in suede leather materials. finished with white leather toe caps and matching soles.
The second collaboration between Japanese brands Head Porter & Ubiq is this ‘Standard Dot’ Sneaker. Clearly referencing the polka-dot pattern favored by Head Porter, the sneaker’s silhouette was borrowed from Ubiq’s archives. Three shades of suede are available – black, brown, & navy – with the former being accented with white polka-dots & the latter red ones. You can pre-order these from Head Porter’s ZozoTown shop now.