One of the biggest trainer brands in the Eighties, Etonic is making a comeback this year – starting with this collaboration between the brand and Coogi, a knitwear label made famous by Notorious BIG in the Nineties. This particular shoe based on their staple Trans Am style. It has multicoloured woven upper very similar to the Coverse x Missoni a few years back. This has a much more premium finish hence the £295 price tag. Watch this space as the brands nears the relaunch.
Since 2009, Marc Hare of Mr Hare has made quite the name for himself in the quality footwear scene. Concocting beautifully crafted collections of handmade Italian footwear, the British designer puts an end to the search for sleek, modern shoes with a luxurious tone. Take a look at the latest model, the Cunningham leather low-top sneaker created exclusively for Mr Porter. This model features a prime Italian leather body, with patent leather heel and toe caps, finished off with specialty foam insoles to ensure you’ll be as comfortable as you are stylish.
COPA MUNDIAL IN ALL BLACK!!!! Whoooooo! adidas has launched its latest range of football boots dubbed simply as the “Black and White” collection. Adhering to a crisp makeup, the collection brings to light iconic models from the past, the Copa Mundial as well as modern models such as the f50 and Predator. Available in black or white, the boots are made up of supple monotone uppers, while gold detailing at the tongue, vamp and heel panels round out the boots with a luxe finish. Check out a preview of the “Black and White” collection here and stay tuned for more information on release dates.
Sportswear retailer Foot Locker has teamed up with Nike and adidas Originals to release an exclusive “Triple Black” collection. As the name suggests, the offering sees sought-after sneakers from both brands in black on black on black colour schemes. Consisting of the well-liked ZX Flux, Air Huarache, Air Max 1, Air Trainer 1 Low and Roshe Run Woven silhouettes, the ”Triple Black” collection will be available exclusively at Foot Locker Europe beginning August 4
I know this blog is supposed to be about style or what I think style is…well this is one of the coolest thing Ive put on here..You know all the shit lighters you have loads of but cant find when you need one? well drop everything and find one keep it safe and buy this. This does more than just light up a few Marlboros. With the Soto Pocket Torch, any one of those disposable lighters can be turned into a powerful little torch that can crank out a 2,300-degree blue flame. And despite what you might think, using the Soto Pocket Torch actually increases the lifespan of your throw-away by about 60%. No longer regulated to just lighting smokes, the Soto Pocket Torch gives a whole new life to that Bic of yours..now go and burn shit! Available here
The adidas Originals ZX 500 2.0 for women is the classic retro runner redux, featuring a sleek one-piece neoprene upper with suede and textured leather overlays. The latter is finished in a glossy snakeskin-like print, adding a distinctive design element to the minimalist build. Mounted on a clean white EVA midsole, the shoe features the signature three-stripes in cut-out form, with a white trefoil-embossed heel tab completes the simple duo-tone look. The adidas ZX 500 2.0 “Black Snake” is available now through adidas retailers.
British sneaker brand Reebok has hooked up with retail spot size? on an exclusive pastel pack for summer. The “Purple Oasis” pack features two of Reebok’s most iconic styles, the Classic and the Workout Plus. Both styles have been given an allover pastel purple and display their bold and distinctive features without any distractions. The upper on each style is crafted from a brushed micro-perforated nubuck on the base, while the outer paneling exhibits a soft, buttery suede, both complemented by a white midsole and an iced gum sole unit. The pack launches worldwide on August 8 via direct links on their Facebook and Twitter pages, as well as in store. Be warned the styles are limited to 500 pairs worldwide so move fast