Bagua Krutno

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French footwear brand Bagua shows off the Krutno, the latest and greatest in their line of sneakers. A plimsoll perfect for the warm weather, the Krutno comes in a variety of materials including canvas and seersucker.

Diesel & Adidas Collaboration Launch Party

Diesel Adidas Collaboration Launch Party 01 Diesel & Adidas Collaboration Launch Party

Diesel and Adidas last week hosted a great launch party at the Diesel flagship location in New York City to celebrate the spring 2011 collaborative collection between the two megabrands. A greatfirst look at the five pieces in the collection, and a wonderful event we wish we could have hit up.

Civic Duty ‘Shoe for a Cause’

IMG 4043 Civic Duty Shoe for a Cause

More than just a name, Civic Duty has created the ‘Shoe for a Cause’, a limited edition sneaker where 100% of the profits go to support Common Ground Relief, a charity that aims to help victims of hurricane disasters in the Gulf Coast Region. A cool shoe with a conscience? That’s something anyone can get behind.

Civic Duty Shoes

IMG 3780 Civic Duty Shoes

Civic Duty shoes is a socially minded footwear company. Made from Tyvek – a super light material reminiscent of paper – these shoes have a look all to their own. With a minimal design, it’s the small accents that make the shoe – note the argyle trim on the heel.

Y-3 Sprint Classic Sneakers

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Y-3 takes us way, way back with the Sprint, a classic pair of white sneakers. With a black and white color scheme that’s just timeless, and an adidas three-stripe design with Yohji Yamamoto’s name printed along the mid-stripe. A great take on a classic shape, available online now.

J. Crew & New Balance 1400

J. Crew x New Balance 1400 J. Crew & New Balance 1400

J. Crew has been seriously upping it’s game as of late, and their latest Spring release with New Balance is no exception. Expanding on the classic 1400 model without overshadowing it, these shoes are crafted in Maine and come in some pretty appealing colorways. Get yours at J. Crew

Generic Surplus Spring 2011 Borstal Released

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Generic Surplus rings in a new month of a new year with the release of the spring 2011 edition of their Borstal sneaker. A canvas sneaker great for those days in the sun, the Borstal features contrast piping, which adds some flavor to the shoe. Available online, and at Generic Surplus stockists now, including UNDFTD, and Bloomingdale’s.

Pro-Keds Spring 2011 First Delivery

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Pro-Keds has just dropped us a line to let us know about the first delivery of its spring 2011 line. Pro-Keds has leather version of the Royal Plus for the colder weather and sportier types, while us casual types waiting for the warm weather are happy to see the 96er Low sneaker done up in nylon as well as leather. Available at Bloomingdale’s and online now.

Diesel Nostalgia Sneakers

Diesel Nostalgia Sneakers 1 Diesel Nostalgia Sneakers

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.

Generic Surplus for Comme des Garcons SHIRT Spring / Summer 2011

 Generic Surplus for Comme des Garcons SHIRT Spring / Summer 2011

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.