377 posts tagged Footwear in ALL BLOGS


Matt Bernson opens in Tribeca

Accessories designer Matt Bernson opened his first store in NYC's Tribeca neighborhood on Monday. The 2,200-square-foot space was designed by Joshua Pulver and reflects the brand's aesthetic and style of urban elegance and rustic ease. Launched in 2005, Matt Bernson's line gained notoriety for chic, high quality items at an accessible price tag.  In addition of the brand's new flagship, Bernson's ...
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Maison Martin Margiela Preview -

Yesterday Stylesight got a sneek peek at Maison Martin Margiela's footwear selection for F/W 12.  Runways styles are just as fascinating up-close as they are on the catwalk, and the additional collection pieces were experimental yet wearable, everything Margiela is about.  See our favorite picks below. -Jenn Tello Cowboy boot silhouette with cement-like plaster finish. Motorcycle boot in full crepe upper. A-mazing. Wedge ...
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We love: Northern Cobbler

We first came across Northern Cobbler last year at Micam, and once again they have delivered an expertly crafted collection with that bit of wit that made us fall in love with the line. The London-based label works with shoemakers in Portugal and England for all of their handmade footwear using highest grade leathers and suede.  The final product results in ...
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Isa Tapia – Fall Preview -

When you first meet Isa you see the her eager youth and passion for her craft.  Though young, her experience and know-how spans from years of industry experience, and most recently as Accessories Director at Ann Taylor. Her F/W 12 collection, only her second, shows a clear point of view with a refined aesthetic.  "I design shoes for all the women ...
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“God Save My Shoes” Premieres in NYC

"Hi, my name is Jenn Tello, and I'm a shoeholic." The new documentary from filmmaker Julie Benasra has finally arrived stateside.  Tonight is the theatrical premiere for "God Save My Shoes," a film about the passion and, sometimes obsession, women have with their shoes.  The film, which was produced by Thierry Daher, premiered in Paris during S/S 12 Fashion Week last ...
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Brand Watch – Armistice

Self-proclaimed "casual cool hispter" brand - Armistice - presented their S/S 12 and F/W 12 collections at the last edition of Micam.  The Paris-based label offers simple and casual styles with an urban twist.  Below is a selection from their Spring and Fall collections. All styles are unisex, with clean silhouettes that play with textiles and details.  The Summer chukkas feature ...
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Fiorentini+Baker Preview -

Yesterday the ladies of Fiorentini + Baker gave us a sneak peek of their F/W 12 collection at their Soho Flagship store.  Established in 2002, the brand has seen progressive growth (they just celebrated their 10 year anniversary) and has developed a loyal following.  Despite the expansion they plan to keep a sense of exclusivity with small runs to ensure ...
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PF Flyers Celebrates 75th Anniversary with Capsule Collection -

PF Flyers celebrated their 75th year of authentic American style last night, letting Stylesight sneak a peek at their Limited Edition Capsule Collection for the event. We loved the offering, including the Center Hi, Grounder II, and Windjammer in unbleached canvas and natural veg-tanned leather.  Hosted by the Bowery Diner in the Lower East Side of New York, the event stuck to ...
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Nicholas Kirkwood -

Wunderkind Nicholas Kirkwood has a lot on his plate, between collaborations for the runway (Erdem, Peter Pilotto, Prabal Gurung and Manish Arora to name a few), being creative director of Pollini and heading his eponimous line. That doesn't mean he shall cease to deliver his spectacular design aesthetic for the shoe lovers of the world.  Below is a glimpse of his ...
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We Love – Caminando -

We first discovered Caminando at least season's trade show and were very impressed by their silhouettes, material choices and overall aesthetic.  This season was no different, and once again the reps from 12lbs. Showroom were kind enough to show us their best items for the F/W 12 season. Chelsea boots have been a hot item for Men's market for some time, ...
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Christian Louboutin X Crazy Horse Paris

To celebrate his 20 years in the business, star Parisian cobbler Christian Louboutin has recently unveiled his latest anniversary project: a collaboration with the Le Crazy Horse cabaret.
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Best of Milan -

Novel color combinations, new textures and innovative lasts were the focus of most designers fr the F/W 12 season.  Stylesight takes a closer look at the top 5 footwear collections from Milan Fashion Week. Fendi Single soles arrive in Milan runways, but not without a twist.  Molded platforms and heel details contoured round toe, cone heel lasts of a range composed of ...
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Closer Look: Kork-Ease -

Established in 1953, Brooklyn-based Kork-Ease has been creating every woman's beloved wardrobe staple - the cork wedge sandal.  After decades of evolution, their present-day look reflects their tradition for comfortable and lightweight lasts while staying on trend. Having added boots, pumps as well other categories to their range, Kork-Ease's fall collection offers fun and functional styles while staying true to brand ...
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London Fashion Week – Footwear Wrap -

We can always count on London Fashion Week for some of the most accelerated and experimental footwear trends.  F/W 12 collections did just that, presenting high-fashion editorial pieces that we may actually see on the streets.  Or Nicky Minaj.  Below are some of our top picks from LFW. Acne Acne's experimentation with silhouettes, color and materials constantly delivers exciting yet wearable footwear ...
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Supremebeing Preview -

UK brand Supremebeing presented their F/W 12 Collection at the Capsule trade show in Paris, which included street ready footwear for the upcoming season. After announcing their plans for expansion into the US market, we were eager to share some of their offerings that will certainly make an impact on the shelves across the pond. True to their urban inspirations, their fall ...
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