I don’t like pink. Really, I don’t! I’ve spent far too much time in my life harping on about how I just want the same trainers as the boys and not the ones in the “girls” section that are, inevitably, pink. But there have been occasions when pink shoes have crept into my wardrobe, and […]Read more "17 pink trainers you’ll love (even if you thought you didn’t like pink)"
A new collection from Rose Rankin Regular readers of this blog will be familiar with Rose Rankin but if you’re new to En Brogue, have a read here about this fab brand, started by a girl who just wanted some smart sneakers she could wear to work (we’ve all been there, right?!). Rose Rankin Coney […]Read more "Rose Rankin’s new collection is here and it’s GORGEOUS! + more Shoes News"
Rediscovering: Clae Years and years ago, in an attempt to wean him off his Nike Air Max addiction, I bought Mr Brogue a pair of high tops from a brand called Clae which I found in Size? on Carnaby Street. And it worked: shortly after that point he started mixing it up by wearing Clarks […]Read more "More Millennial pink sneakers, and the rest of this week’s Shoes news"
Designer Crocs at a price you can actually afford Remember when I reported last year that London Fashion Week favourite Christopher Kane had shown jewel encrusted Crocs on the catwalk? Well, his collaboration with the brand has continued into another season, only this time, they’re not at eye-watering high prices. The actual real life precious […]Read more "Chris Kane’s Crocs are back, and the rest of 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! […]Read more "Geometrics and fluff: it’s this week’s Shoes News"
Back in the late Nineties, my mum (of all people!) got herself a pair of Nike trainers from the newly opened shopping outlet Gunwharf in Portsmouth. This came as somewhat of a shock for me, as this is the woman who until recently, had never owned a pair of Converse (she’s also got a pair […]Read more "Why I’ve fallen in love with sock trainers"
Is there anything Pharrell Williams can’t do? (Apparently not) He’s a talented chap, that Pharrell Williams. As well as being a top musician, producer and all-round hottie, his collaborations with adidas have been hugely popular. And yesterday saw the release of the latest one, with four new shades of his signature Tennis Hu silhouette. They’ve […]Read more "How to pimp your white trainers, and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"