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Miista Spring/Summer 2013 ELECTROMANCER Lookbook

Miista is a fashion forward footwear brand based in Hackney, London. As a curator of styles, Miista brings together seemingly opposites. Miista deliberately juxtaposes elements that would be at war without creative expertise. Miista is always searching for an elegant [...]

August 5, 2013 Custom Shoes, Jewelry, Shoes, Women's Wear
YOURS Shoes Quality Canvas Leather Footwear

YOURS Shoes: Quality Canvas & Leather Footwear Made in the USA

What truly makes YOURS unique is its ability to be the ultimate casual shoe. It doesn’t matter if you are wearing jeans, slacks or a suit, you will still look great in a pair of YOURS. Partially, this is what [...]

July 11, 2013 Custom Shoes, Fall, Men, Menswear, Shoes, Winter, Women's Wear, YOURS

Unstitched Utilities: Sustainable Tyvek Paper Shoes

Substainable and virtually indestructible, Jack Steinweis, Kevin Crowley, and Mark Kane of Unstitched Utilities have created an awesome looking alternative among the shoe universe.  Of course you’ll stand apart in a pair of Unstitched Utilities’s flaming red “Next Day Lows”, [...]

July 5, 2013 Custom Shoes, Menswear, Shoes, Uncategorized, Women's Wear

CROSSKIX: EVA Athletic Hybrid Shoes

Simply put, Crosskixs are everything a pair of  Crocs has ever dreamt of. Though sworn to be one of the most comfortable shoes to ever grace the feet of many, they were also quite possibly ugliest shoes to ever see [...]

May 7, 2013 Custom Shoes, Kickstarter, Menswear, Shoes, Women's Wear
Pilola Shoes Footwear

Project Piola: High Quality Leather Sneakers

Utilizing the best in organic material, Piola is looking to woo us over with a pair of Peruvian-French inspired sneakers. And I think its working. The “Slippery Elm Hightop Velcro” (Displayed above. Priced at $155) is easily one of the [...]

March 13, 2013 Custom Shoes, Footwear, Kickstarter, Men, Piola, Shoes, Sneakersm Kickstarter, Women's Wear
K James Couture Swarovski Embellished Couture Heels

K James Couture – Swarovski Embellished Couture Heels

You might have picked up on this from the, I dunno, 40 or 50 shoe blogs i’ve posted but…  I have a slight shoe obsession.  Heels, flats, espadrilles, knee high boots, cowboy boots, ankle boots – they’re all close personal [...]

September 2, 2012 Custom Shoes, FIDM, Heels, K James Couture, Kate Ferguson, Nolcha Fashion Week Designer, Shoes, Swarovski crystals, Women's Shoes
Mayan Footwear

MayaXus: Hand Woven Mayan Shoes

Chances are you’ve never seen or considered a pair of Mayan shoes in your life. But after seeing a pair of MayaXus, you may think again. Providing Guatemalans an outlet for economic development, MayaXus specifically uses handmade textile from different [...]

August 21, 2012 Custom Shoes, Kickstarter, Mayan, MayaXus, Menswear, Women's Wear
Lauren Luna

Lauren Luna Ltd – Artist Gone Shoe Designer

Had to share this with ya’ll.  Her name is Lauren Luna; an artist gone designer.  She moved to New York with stars in her eyes hoping to bring her artistic dreams to fruition and after almost 10 years she’s doing [...]

July 23, 2012 Artist, Custom Shoes, Lauren Luna, Shoes
Custom Bridal Shoe Designs by TLC Creations

Custom Bridal Shoe Designs by TLC Creations

Every now and then I stumble across something that just takes my breath away and renders me speechless.  But then there are times when I see heels like this and I involuntarily screech “SHUT UP!”  Professional?  No… but it’s genuine [...]

July 5, 2012 Custom Shoes, Heels, Shoes, Tess Harriss, TLC Creations
RoyaleFam-We are 138 Custom Painted Sneakers

RoyaleFam-We are 138: Custom Painted Sneakers

“You just need your surroundings and you can evolve”- Mark Ong aka SBTG, takes viewers through his creative process and roots growing up in the perceived restrictions of Singapore. Finding inspiration in the simplest of forms, SBTG creates the “138” [...]

June 12, 2012 Custom Shoes, Mark Ong, Men, Painted shoes, sneakers