Paul Kaufman, who worked on the NaNa for Chloe Sevigny for Opening Ceremony boots, has released his own line of shoes, called pskaufman, and this is a look at the exciting debut 2010 collection. A spectacular lineup of boots and shoes, we love the vibrancy and urgency communicated by the use of splashed paint on traditional boot and brogue designs. An incredible collection, we can’t wait to see them in person.
Sanuk just wanted to drop us a line letting us know about them, and give us a look at the upcoming spring 2010 collection. A colorful collection of casual sneakers and sandals, this answers the tricky question of what men can wear in warm weather. If you’re not the boat shoe type, these Sanuk shoes are a great choice, available online.
Dressed up sneakers are about as hot as deck shoes now, and these revitalized Sumfun kicks by PF Flyers for the fall / winter 2010 collection hit all the right notes. Quality canvas uppers in a dark, subtle colorway, and brilliant leather detailing makes these shoes something to watch for this season.
Toronto-based Ransom is back at it again with their collaboration with Adidas. The Valley returns for their Fall / Winter 2010 collection, this time using suede instead of leather and in grey and black colourways. The subtleness of the materials and the colours combined give it a nice and clean look.
DC Shoes is no longer your standard skateboard brand, they’re making boat shoes in their Spring 2011 collection. Now you see their Lieutenant WR boot. It’s completely waterproof, using nylon and leather uppers in crafting the boot. It uses a mid-length lining cushion system for extra padding for each step. Also, it is padded inside with lining for extra warmth in the cold.
Mr. Hare comes at the world with their Fall / Winter 2010 with a very mature shoeline. These shoes are all leather, either patent or cowhide and are very professional looking. These aren’t your children’s sneakers, they are your grandfather’s gentleman shoes. The professional dress shoe style is a timeless look, built tough for James Bond but nice enough for you to wear with your suits. Get them here.
Common Projects Fall / Winter 2010 footwear line is now out. This season features a steady line of new colours, new cuts, and new materials being used, even going as far as Cowboy boots and Arctic boots for this season. The classic Common Projects sneakers are still there, in different colours and materials. Available now at colette.
Japanese label visvim continues to release more footwear in their boot style in the MOC-TOE FOLK. Styled after traditional workwear mixed with visvim designs, the MOC-TOE FOLK comes in a variety of colours based on the original VIRGIL style. The sand colourway uses camel leather upper while all the rest use cowhide as their main material. Available now for pre-order online.
Toronto-based Ransom has done it again with their Adidas Originals counterparts. This time pictures of their Crest boot has leaked online for their Fall / Winter 2010 collection. The boots come in a wheat, dark brown, and olive colourway; utilizing leather in two-tones for each boot. These should be available at Ransom retailers in October 2010.
Terrem drops three new colorways of their Freddy sneaker for the spring / summer 2010 season. Bright, fun, colorful variations on this boat shoe-inspired sneaker do the rounds here, making them perfect for the brightest and hottest of summer days.