I LOVE trainers. You might have noticed? But I wouldn’t go so far as to call myself a sneakerhead. I don’t have a whole room dedicated to storing my rare styles. I don’t keep all my kicks in their original boxes (essential storage for a true sneakerhead; see Instagram for countless examples), nor am […]Read more "My life as a sneakerhead: meet KICKSLOVE’s Lisa Barlow Weber"
Clarks on the catwalk: Christopher Raeburn My new freelance life is bringing with it lots of new experiences which, along with becoming obsessed with housework and discovering the joys of Lewisham Shopping Centre, also includes being invited to LFWM, otherwise known as men’s fashion week. It’s pretty much the same as regular fashion week, […]Read more "Clarks on the catwalk and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
Good News sneakers See the full collection at http://www.goodnews.london The first good news I bring you this week is literally that; a brand new sneakers brand called Good News. They don’t actually launch until February, but I spotted some teasers on the Instagram account of my new favourite sneaker store, Kicks Love in Deptford (I’ve […]Read more "This week’s Shoes News is all about Good News!"
Happy New Year everyone! Are you all busy making resolutions? I know I am. They involve being more active, eating less meat and having a real go at this full-time fashion blogging lark. But you know what all of these resolutions (and yours) really require? New shoes of course! Because what better way to muster […]Read more "New Year, new you = new shoes"
Rogues’ New Mules Clockwise from top: Cosmic Red, £165; Cosmic Black, £165; Pomme Gris, £185; Cosmic Mint, £165 – all roguesshoes.com Brand new next week from fab British brand Rogues are these snazzy slip-on loafers. They come in three shades – red, mint and black – all made from softest suede with a ‘cosmic’ finish. […]Read more "Velcro brogues and the rest of this week’s Shoes News"
In recent weeks, something really strange has been happening. After spending most of my life harping on about how much I don’t want a pair of pink trainers – because often the smaller sizes only come in “feminine” pastel shades and I’m far more partial to an orange or a navy – I have been […]Read more "The hottest shade of sneakers right now? It’s pickled ginger. Lol."
So the Rio Olympics kicked off yesterday, and Converse have done something brilliant to celebrate. Teaming up with Sao Paolo fashion brand PatBo (OK, they’re not from Rio but they ARE from Brazil so it’s FINE everyone – it’s a small detail I’m happy to overlook!) they’ve released these carnival-tastic takes on the classic All […]Read more "Olympic Converse!"