Tag Archives: shoes

  • Oliver Sweeney Secret Shoe: CONTROL-Worthy Footwear

    Oliver Sweeney Secret Shoe: CONTROL-Worthy Footwear

    I’m not sure if there’s even any point in noting the similarity between the new Oliver Sweeney Secret Shoe and the shoe phone favored by Agent #86 Maxwell Smart on the classic TV series Get Smart  – I mean, it’s just so obvious, and the people at Oliver Sweeney seem aware of it when they […]

  • Jack Boot in Brown From Taft

    Jack Boot in Brown From Taft

    With Donald Trump carving an eerie path to the presidency, you’re going to be hearing the term “jackboot” thrown around a lot in the next few months. But there’s no reason that fascist thugs should own a footwear term, which is presumably why the people at Taft have come out with their Jack Boot in […]

  • Vibram Sole Factor: Give Your Shoes a Chromatic Sole Upgrade

    Vibram Sole Factor: Give Your Shoes a Chromatic Sole Upgrade

    If you’re looking for an easy and colorful way to improve your sole (don’t bother going to church, that’s a different spelling), there is now a service that will replace your boring old soles with new bright and colorful ones – Vibram Sole Factor. As a shoe brand, Vibram has been known for its brightly […]

  • Vibram Furoshiki: A Shoe That Wraps Around the Foot

    Vibram Furoshiki: A Shoe That Wraps Around the Foot

    Remember those weird toe shoes that started popping up a while back? Now, the company that made those Five Fingers shoes, Vibram, is back with another radical approach to footwear. It’s the Vibram Furoshiki, so-named for a traditional Japanese cloth-wrap technique that inspired the shoe’s unusual (to say the least) construction. The Vibram Furoshiki is […]

  • Shrine Shoe Rack: Give Your Sneakers the Display They Deserve (Photos)

    Shrine Shoe Rack: Give Your Sneakers the Display They Deserve (Photos)

    One of the biggest problems that every sneaker collector faces is just how to display the most prized pieces in his or her collection. And the people at The Shine Co. out of San Francisco have devised one possible solution – it’s the Shrine Shoe Rack, a rack for virtually any kind of shoe that was designed […]

  • adidas Yeezy 750 Boost From Kanye West Unveiled

    adidas Yeezy 750 Boost From Kanye West Unveiled

    We’ve been waiting to get a look at Kanye West’s adidas collaboration for so long that some of us probably assumed they would never get here. But get here they have, and now we have a good look at the adidas Yeezy 750 Boost. By this time, the adidas Yeezy 750 Boost have been seen […]

  • Saucony DXN Trainer Lodge Pack

    Saucony DXN Trainer Lodge Pack

    More than 30 years ago, runner Rod Dixon collaborated with shoe brand Saucony for a signature sneaker in the wake of his New York Marathon win. Now, Saucony is honoring the legacy of Rod Dixon with the Saucony DXN Trainer Lodge Pack, a return of the shoe that blazed new trails in the arena of […]

  • Cole Haan Now Offering Metallic Shoe Colorways (Photos)

    Cole Haan Now Offering Metallic Shoe Colorways (Photos)

    Metallic sneakers will probably always have some level of interest in the marketplace, at least as long as humans are attracted to shiny metal objects. So it makes sense that fashion label Cole Haan is now on board the metallic footwear express, offering customers their choice of two metallic colorways, each on the Original Grand […]

  • Bronze Air Jordan Sculptures by Matthew Sena (Photos)

    Bronze Air Jordan Sculptures by Matthew Sena (Photos)

    We’re all familiar with the parenthood tradition of bronzing your firstborn’s shoes once he or she gets too big to wear them. But artist Matthew Sena has taken a different approach to bronze footwear, creating life-size bronze Air Jordan sculptures that look almost like the real thing – only bronze. Matthew Sena’s bronze Air Jordan […]