An incredibly lightweight shoe – best for mid-sole runners, the Sayonara provides ample support and traction without the bulk. Only when you look down to see their bold design might you remember you have shoes on.
Converse First String – the brand’s arm for its limited edition products – will soon release a special edition of the Auckland Racer. It will have a terry cloth upper and tone-on-tone stitching, giving it a soft and worn-out look.
Andrew Henry is obsessed with clean and simple shoes. His limited edition leather sneakers feature one or two basic colors punctuated by simple debossed or embroidered details. How about minimalist pricing Andrew?
The LeBron 11 is the lightest of LeBron James’ signature shoes, thanks to Nike’s Hyperposite, Hyperfuse and Flywire construction. It also has full-length Lunarlon and Zoom units for cushioning. Drops 10/12/13 for $200.
Clae redefines the chukka with the McQueen. The shoes borrow design cues from sneakers, such as the ribbed ankles and thick midsole. Available in a variety of colors and materials.
The HR-1 is a hybrid high top. It has the upper of a hiking boot – complete with boot laces, d-ring eyelets, a padded ankle collar and a gussetted tongue – but it has the midsole of a running shoe, with an airbag at the heel.
Jason Markk Quick Wipes are disposable shoe cleaners. They come in boxes of 12 but each wipe is individually wrapped so you can just keep one with you for emergency use. They can’t be used on suede or nubuck though.
Singh and Son will soon release one of the most versatile shoes we’ve ever seen. Handcrafted in India, the Kishtee is a leather slip on based on an Indian fashion staple. Dress it up or dress it down. We just hope its elastic band lasts.