Vagabond’s new Shoe Bring Back initiative I have always been a bit of an environmentalist (I wrote to various companies as a child asking them to do more recycling – I know! Get me!), but I find shoes incredibly hard to dispose of responsibly. If they’re in good condition, they’re quite difficult to give away […]Read more "Recycle your shoes, Converse Golf le Fleur, and more…"
Happy Sunday everyone! I’m experimenting with posting Shoes News on a Sunday evening this week, and since it’s Sunday, and I happen to have lots of trainers news for you, I thought I would make it a Sunday Sneakers special! Hurrah! Nubikk – the new Dutch sneakers brand you need in your life Yeye Ninto […]Read more "Sunday Sneakers Shoes News special!"
People sometimes say to me that they’d love to wear trainers, but they don’t think that they suit them. Which is a shame, because EVERYONE should have the opportunity to enjoy the comfort that trainers bring with them. I also don’t believe it’s true at all – anyone can wear trainers! But I understand that […]Read more "The best trainers if you’ve never worn trainers outside the gym"
Grenson’s New Balance trainers are everything Grenson x New Balance 576 trainers, £300 (grenson.com) On Thursday evening, a courier knocked at my door with an unexpected delivery from Grenson (the perks of writing a flat shoe blog and owning a dog by the same name, I guess!). Inside were a pair of the brand’s new […]Read more "Grenson has collaborated with New Balance (squee!) + this week’s Shoes News"
Hello everyone! And a happy new year to you all. I took a bit of a break from blogging to concentrate on hosting Christmas, having a stinking cold, and burning said cold away by drinking copious amounts of Prosecco on New Year’s Eve even though I had a raging temperature (skillz, I think you’ll agree). […]Read more "*sigh* I have become obsessed with completely impractical fluffy pool slides"
Converse X JW Anderson has finally dropped The Converse x JW Anderson collection finally dropped this week, and they haven’t sold out yet! Sadly, you can only get your hands (or, feet) on a pair of Chuck Taylor All Stars if you wear size 12 or 13, but the Thunderbolt trainer has loads of sizes […]Read more "The trainers you’ve all been waiting for, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
It’s been a while since I ran a competition for you guys, so consider this an early Christmas present! I’ve teamed up with a lovely Barcelona-based brand called Catherine Parra which makes really individual shoes, bags, jackets and scarves, including the leopard print ankle boots I am wearing here. They even have a snazzy gold […]Read more "WIN a pair of these lovely leopard boots"