St. Patrick’s Sneakers

  Sneaker brands rarely fail to use the latest holiday, pop culture phenomenon, or celebrity buzz as fuel for inspiration for new kicks. Stylesight wants to wish you a happy and safe St. Patrick's Day weekend with these festive collection of lucky picks. Nike Free Run iD will be released exclusively at SXSW this weekend at the VEVO / NikeFuel Station. The adidas ...
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PF Flyers Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Capsule Collection -

PF Flyers celebrated their 75th year of authentic American style last night, letting Stylesight sneak a peek at their Limited Edition Capsule Collection for the event. We loved the offering, including the Center Hi, Grounder II, and Windjammer in unbleached canvas and natural veg-tanned leather.  Hosted by the Bowery Diner in the Lower East Side of New York, the event stuck to ...
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Nicholas Kirkwood -

Wunderkind Nicholas Kirkwood has a lot on his plate, between collaborations for the runway (Erdem, Peter Pilotto, Prabal Gurung and Manish Arora to name a few), being creative director of Pollini and heading his eponimous line. That doesn't mean he shall cease to deliver his spectacular design aesthetic for the shoe lovers of the world.  Below is a glimpse of his ...
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We Love – Caminando -

We first discovered Caminando at least season's trade show and were very impressed by their silhouettes, material choices and overall aesthetic.  This season was no different, and once again the reps from 12lbs. Showroom were kind enough to show us their best items for the F/W 12 season. Chelsea boots have been a hot item for Men's market for some time, ...
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New Balance Introduces the 895 with Holly Perkins

The Active Team was intrigued to receive an invitation to the Guggenheim Museum in New York to introduce the newest walking shoe from New Balance. Alongside personal trainer and nutrition expert Holly Perkins, the 895 Walking shoe came to life as we climbed the famous Frank Lloyd Wright structure perfect for long strides and effective lunges. The newest addition to the women's walking and fitness ...
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The Nike Night Track

Nike is a leader in creating groundbreaking technology to promote #innovation and improve the performance of athletes. This paired with Nike's strong aesthetic identity enables the brand to reach into their design archives to resurrect the classics with much success. Taking a moment during Paris Fashion Week to appreciate the disco era in sneaker culture, Nike unveils the release of ...
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Best of Milan -

Novel color combinations, new textures and innovative lasts were the focus of most designers fr the F/W 12 season.  Stylesight takes a closer look at the top 5 footwear collections from Milan Fashion Week. Fendi Single soles arrive in Milan runways, but not without a twist.  Molded platforms and heel details contoured round toe, cone heel lasts of a range composed of ...
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Closer Look: Kork-Ease -

Established in 1953, Brooklyn-based Kork-Ease has been creating every woman's beloved wardrobe staple - the cork wedge sandal.  After decades of evolution, their present-day look reflects their tradition for comfortable and lightweight lasts while staying on trend. Having added boots, pumps as well other categories to their range, Kork-Ease's fall collection offers fun and functional styles while staying true to brand ...
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London Fashion Week – Footwear Wrap -

We can always count on London Fashion Week for some of the most accelerated and experimental footwear trends.  F/W 12 collections did just that, presenting high-fashion editorial pieces that we may actually see on the streets.  Or Nicky Minaj.  Below are some of our top picks from LFW. Acne Acne's experimentation with silhouettes, color and materials constantly delivers exciting yet wearable footwear ...
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Supremebeing Preview -

UK brand Supremebeing presented their F/W 12 Collection at the Capsule trade show in Paris, which included street ready footwear for the upcoming season. After announcing their plans for expansion into the US market, we were eager to share some of their offerings that will certainly make an impact on the shelves across the pond. True to their urban inspirations, their fall ...
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Trade Show Trends: Jacket Required -

The F/W 12 edition of Jacket Required took place on February 12th and 13th at Victoria House in London's Bloomsbury Square. Increasing its vendor count from 38 for its first season to almost 100 this go around, the show is striving to fill a void in the world of UK menswear. Focusing on a mantra of ”quality of brands, diversity of offering ...
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We love: Blonde Ambition

With a sleuth of new brands, bloggers-turned-designers and never ending celebrity (and non) collaborations, few brands truly stand out and create buzz.  That's why when Stylesight saw Blonde Ambition's new fall collection our hearts skipped a beat!Established in 2010 by Carol de Leon, Blonde Ambition delivers high-fashion through contemporary lasts and exquisite styling.   Unexpected colors and materials reflect an European ...
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K-Swiss Blades with Kenny Powers

Kenny Powers is back! After taking over K-Swiss last year, the MFCEO is back in the building with his latest invention, the Blades. By combining the fastest things he's ever seen - bionic missiles, cheetahs, Bruce Lee - KP created "the best shoe ever." Check out Power's keynote speech that went live this morning on Funny or Die : The K-Swiss ...
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Converse Flagship Opening in Santa Monica

The Active Team made a quick trip over to Santa Monica, ready to scope out the new Converse store opening. We're excited to welcome the store, which is the first shop to offer footwear and apparel collections on the West Coast. Showcasing a great mix of Converse classics with the fresh spring-ready collections, one of the store's impressive features included the customization bar. ...
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Creative Recreation – S/S 12 Preview

The folks at Creative Recreation made our day by sending us this stunning video that is part of their S/S 12 Campaign.  The video not only marks the launch of their Spring / Summer collection, it also represents the journey the brand has been on since being founded in 2002 with the adoption of a brand new look. Stemming from Creative ...
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