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Approaching footwear design from a new perspective, PLAE takes note of the crucial differences between a child's foot and an adult's. Instead of scaling down adult shoes, PLAE's research led them to the realization that a child's foot is mainly cartilage until they grow older. In that vein, they developed shoes designed around the foot's soft tissue formation, including ankle-foot ...
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MELBOURNE: Footwear With A Shot Of Whiskey

Double Monk is the swanky new addition to Melbourne’s shoe shopping scene. Opened by brothers Chris and Nick Schaerf, a former lawyer and a practicing doctor, this ultra-posh locale stocks bespoke footwear and top-shelf whiskey.
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HOT LINE | etnies

We can't wait for the debut of etnies Scout shoe! Appearing in stores in early 2014, the lightweight shoe features thin all-mesh uppers and a durable STI Evolution Foam outsole. Created by a special molding process, the midsoles and outsoles produce zero waste. Along with their eco-friendly production, the shoes are part of their Buy A Shoe Plant a Tree Initiative. ...
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PARIS: Alaïa Flagship Opens

Revered designer Azzedine Alaïa has been known for marching to the beat of his own  drum for some time now, eschewing Fashion Weeks, trends, and the pressure to produce yearly collections in favor of his own timeline. With the opening of his new 'maison' in Paris, this living legend gives concrete form to his unique way of doing business.
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LOS ANGELES: Charlotte Olympia

Hot on the heels of the recently opened  Carmen Steffens and Christian Louboutin Men's boutiques comes British heavyweight Charlotte Olympia, making the city even more shoe-centric. Located on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, this is only the third location for the brand, whose prices are as high as their  platforms.
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Runway Trend Alert – The Stocking Boot

Stocking boot uppers emerge on F/W 13 Paris runways. Thigh-high ultraviolet silk is piercing and luxurious while neutral taupe leather is minimalist and chic. Referencing the 1940s, black satin displays pastel embroidered motifs and transparent peep toes give nod to Film Noir styling. All looks climb over the knee for a seamless finish, hiding under skirt hemlines. – Savannah Todd
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Sebago – Six Degrees Collection

With multiple hot collaborations in tow this Fall, the newest Women's collection from Sebago is no exception.  The collection named 6 Degrees features the iconic boat shoe from four female designers and is inspired by the idea that everyone on earth is only separated by six interactions. Sebago x Sandrinette "She invited four designers to revisit with her the most iconic model of the brand Sebago.  The creative team, composed of ...
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Introducing : TevaSphere

On December 6, 2012, the Active Team was invited down to preview the new TevaSphere from powerhouse outdoor brand Teva – and as soon as we arrived we knew it’d be an interesting afternoon. Upon checking in we were handed a pair of the new shoes and told to switch out and get ready for the upcoming “activities” they had ...
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LONDON: Christian Louboutin

Gentlemen, rejoice! Christian Louboutin's latest men's only store is now open on beautiful Dover Street in London.
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Bring on the Rain

With the rain quickly approaching, we here at Stylesight aren't so excited to give up our most coveted footwear to protect it from the elements. Lucky for us however, some of our favorite sneaker brands aren't letting a little rain get in our way. New releases just in time for Autumn showers have us searching for puddles to jump in! Always ...
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Bonfaire arrives in the luxury e-commerce market

Bonfaire.com launched last month with the mission to showcase the best accessory products from the world's most talented designers.  The new shopping destination functions as a membership-only "showroom", with new designer collections launching on a daily basis and available for pre-order. “Bonfaire a new kind of ecommerce experience and platform that connects consumers in a much more direct way to ...
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Rob Pruitt x Jimmy Choo

The highly anticipated Rob Pruitt x Jimmy Choo collaboration has finally arrived. Available on JimmyChoo.com, the capsule collection by the New York artist incorporates Pruitt's iconic elements such as zebra patterns, degradé and pandas.  Comprised of 18 styles of shoes, bags and accessories, the collection shows an irreverent take on classic Choo silhouettes. Below is a preview of the items available for ...
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Cold As Ice

From sneakers to boots, it seems there is some weather forecasting happening: ice. We are used to seeing the ice treatment done to rubber on the outsole, so we are more than excited to see it taking over the entire tooling of our favorite sneaker brands. Converse comes in hard with the triple black Chuck Taylor having the only element on ...
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One to Watch: Sophia Webster -

Newcomer Sophia Webster presented her debut collection earlier this month during London Fashion Week. The London native brought a fearless and fun selection for S/S 13, with the title "Welcome to the Dollhouse."  An apprentice of Nicholas Kirkwood, Sophia has a unique vision that that was harbored during her years with him, and are visibly recognizable in the collection. Zig-zags, polka dots ...
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We love: Violavinca

Regarded as one of the most influential trade shows in the industry, Micam always brings a fresh new perspective to the market, along with new and upcoming brands that have yet to make their debut stateside. One of these brands is Violavinca.  We first came across them in the last edition of Micam, and being a new brand, we were happy ...
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