391 posts tagged Footwear in ALL BLOGS

Charlotte Olympia Preview -

It's all about unleashing your femininity while on a tour in Russia.  We're talking about Charlotte Olympia's Pre-Fall 2012 collection, of course. Olympia's inspiration for this selection is seen clearly in the fun floral prints as well as the adorable Babushka Doll ornaments.  Her signature platform serves as base for elaborate uppers in suede with leather rosette appliqués, strappy nude sandals ...
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Marsèll Preview -

Sculptural shapes, subtle distortion and meticulous finishing define Marsèll's F/W 12 selection.  In short, it actually also describes their brand DNA. Understated silhouettes and re-purposing of traditional design elements help create the signature look of Marsèll, balancing color, form and texture in a recognizable aesthetic they are known for. Below is a preview of their F/W 12 collection, which includes fall classic ...
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Interview with Marc Hare of Mr. Hare

It's videos like this that revive my passion for footwear, although to be honest, that fire never really goes out. Meet Marc Hare, founder of eponymous Men's Footwear Label Mr. Hare.  Launched in 2008, the label is based in London but it's original idea was conceived while on a trip to Spain the same year.  The brand's aesthetic is extremely contemporary ...
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Fendi Preview – Resort 2013

So we haven't finished reviewing all F/W 12 collections, nor have we had the chance to re-cap the top S/S 12 collections that are starting to hit stores, yet we are already being presented with Resort 2013 looks. But don't misunderstand, I am certainly not complaining, especially when we kick off a season with Fendi.  Moda Operandi is definitely anyone's "in" ...
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Trend Alert: Surreal Heels

With an upcoming Costume Exhibit in the honor of Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada at the Met, it's of no surprise to see surrealist heel inspirations spring in the market. Although exotic, over-the-top creations have been around for quite some time, in recent years women have allowed themselves to take higher fashion risks when it comes to their shoes.  The more ...
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Christian Louboutin Retrospective at the Design Museum

Christian Louboutin's Retrospective opens today at the Design Museum in London. The exhibit celebrates the iconic french designer's career to date and marks the first ever in the UK. Visitors will get a glance at styles pulled from Louboutin's personal archive which reference the origin of the iconic – and controversial – red sole, through to the latest collections including a Men's ...
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Bernhard Willhelm x Camper -

Willhelm continues his collaboration with Camper with an expanded Women's range, which includes new styles and fresh materials. The full range of Camper's F/W 12 collection was presented at the Campbell Apartment at Grand Central Station, the perfect cozy setting for a theme entitled "Travelling Winter." What I like about the Willhelm x Camper collab is how it is a far departure ...
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Gio Diev Preview -

A relatively young label, Gio Diev has quickly risen in the luxury footwear market with his unique point of view and statement design aesthetic.  His futuristic yet elegant styles have already made it to the red carpet and stage, having been worn by Jennifer Lopez and Carrie Underwood. He has developed a recognizable silhouette –a key aspect for a luxury brand ...
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Longchamp releases first footwear collection -

Not necessarily breaking news, but it definitely had our ears up to hear Longchamp would be launching a full footwear collection for Fall, and now we have a closer look at some styles from their selection. Their Pliage bag is known worldwide as a staple in every woman's accessory collection, and by looking at the styles offered for fall it ...
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Dolce Vita in NoLIta

New York based brand Dolce Vita has unveiled a new bigger, brighter and sexier store in NoLIta. Noted for its cult-worthy footwear, the company has also garnered a loyal following for its house label of effortlessly cool, contemporary apparel. In addition to the DV and Dolce Vita lines, the store stocks coveted brands that also have "gypset" appeal like Funktional, ...
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Kenzo Launches Vans Collaboration

The most exciting news of the day yet! Starting mid-May, we will be able to get our hands on Kenzo x Vans kicks at all Kenzo locations.  The limited release will be staggered through the months of May, June and July, with each delivery featuring a new colorway.  The first style to hit the shelves feature colors straight from Kenzo's S/S ...
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We Love – Serafini

With all the buzz around this new direction in the fashion industry towards active-inspired looks and move toward functionality, we felt compelled to share a brand that represents this concept beautifully. Serafini dates back to 1885, when it opened its first studio in Florence, Italy.  With a focus on high quality leathers and expert handcraft, the brand has been passed down ...
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Matt Bernson opens in Tribeca

Accessories designer Matt Bernson opened his first store in NYC's Tribeca neighborhood on Monday. The 2,200-square-foot space was designed by Joshua Pulver and reflects the brand's aesthetic and style of urban elegance and rustic ease. Launched in 2005, Matt Bernson's line gained notoriety for chic, high quality items at an accessible price tag.  In addition of the brand's new flagship, Bernson's ...
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Maison Martin Margiela Preview -

Yesterday Stylesight got a sneek peek at Maison Martin Margiela's footwear selection for F/W 12.  Runways styles are just as fascinating up-close as they are on the catwalk, and the additional collection pieces were experimental yet wearable, everything Margiela is about.  See our favorite picks below. -Jenn Tello Cowboy boot silhouette with cement-like plaster finish. Motorcycle boot in full crepe upper. A-mazing. Wedge ...
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We love: Northern Cobbler

We first came across Northern Cobbler last year at Micam, and once again they have delivered an expertly crafted collection with that bit of wit that made us fall in love with the line. The London-based label works with shoemakers in Portugal and England for all of their handmade footwear using highest grade leathers and suede.  The final product results in ...
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