A new term with Fenty, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News

(Mostly) lovely new stuff from Fenty Puma Fenty pointy creepers, £150, launching October 12th at Office, Pam Pam and ASOS OK, I have mixed feelings about Fenty Puma, the collaboration between the sports brand and Rihanna. I was been pleasantly surprised, I admit, when I found myself cooing over a pair of the creepers in […]

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Puma X Sophia Webster – get them before they’re gone! + this week’s Shoes News

The Puma X Sophia Webster collection that sold out in 1 day (but there’s more stock coming) Puma X Sophia Webster Pearl Cage sneakers, £110 (puma.com) On Tuesday evening I attended the launch of the Puma x Sophia Webster collection on Carnaby Street. What I wasn’t expecting was to tell you that four days later, […]

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Geometrics and fluff: it’s this week’s Shoes News

New label alert: Saira If you are in the east London area any time between now and September 30th, might I suggest that you head to 189 Shoreditch High Street and visit new shoe brand Saira’s pop up? With a focus on flats and geometric prints, this is a label that’s right up my street! […]

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The women changing the face of British footwear

I was thrilled a couple of months ago when a female shoe designer got in touch to tell me about her new venture. This week, a shiny pair of sneakers from her fledgling brand Aerska arrived for me to try out! And it got me thinking; so many of my favourite shoes these days come […]

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Strawberries and cream kicks, ice cream sneakers, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News

Wimbledon sneakers just got sweet I’m not going to harp on about the Stan Smith again this Wimbledon season (although if you are interested in its history and that of tennis shoes in general, you can read all about it here) but that’s not to say that there aren’t some tennis-inspired kicks to tell you […]

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Why the Campus is king, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News

Adidas reissues the Campus and I’m into it adidas Campus, £69.99, offspring.co.uk I’m loving the current trend for re-released retro sneakers (I wrote about it for my day job at the Evening Standard this week, you can read that here) and no-one is doing it better than adidas. They’ve been reissuing classic styles every year […]

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