If you are living your life like its golden and looking forward to shining like the star above, then these Christian Louboutin ‘Gold Louis Strass’ sneakers are for you. They are covered in gold, features sparkling strass panels, a white rubber sole and Louboutin’s signature logo on the side. They are available onChristianLouboutin’sOnline Shopfor $2,995.
The Maison Martin Margiela 22 Men’s High Top Sneaker for autumn/winter 2012, has been released. This shoe is beyond dope! “Combining glossy patent and soft leathers, the shoe features a silver trim which only adds to the dazzling style. Produced in a rust and smoke colour-way, the sneaker features a padded ankle and tongue, with a quilted panel down the side and on the heel. Built onto a classic gum sole, the style is finished with Margiela’s signature white stitch on the heel and the collections logo stamped onto the tongue,”-Oki-Ni.
Upscale fashion brand Maison Martin Margiela has released a dope pair of python sneakers which retails for $517 at Browns Fashion. These sneakers are light beige suede with mutli-purple python print. They feature a designer stamped tongue, textured rubber soles, cushioned leather insoles, and suede lining. Do you like these sneakers; dope or nope?
In the United States we have six more weeks until autumn begins! Are you ready and have you begun fall shopping? As of yet, I haven’t started shopping for my fall clothing, sneakers and accessories. I’m going start shopping when I get back from the Hamptons. For some reason, I’m starting to wear tall boots more than usual. These tall white high-top laceless Rick Owens boots are from the fall/winter 2012 collection and feature white leather upper, a rubber toe cap, off-white sole and extended tongue chin. They are available for $1,30o at Barneys. Dope or Nope? Vote below:
Rick Owens is usually what I’m dressed in! New ‘Long Tongue Panelled Leather High Top’ sneakers from Rick Owen were recently released. These shoes are panelled with contrasting leather, featuring substantial shark-tooth rubber soles and an exaggerated tongue. If you are looking to make a powerful fashion impression, then order these sneakers over atMr. Porterfor $1,210.
Lanvin’s Burgundy Suede and Patent Leather sneakers are now available at upscale fashion retailers. They feature a suede burgundy body, grey patent-leather trim, with a lace-up midsection and white rubber sole. This pair is cool to wear on a warm summer or nice fall day. Lanvin is France’s oldest couture house and was founded in 1889. As of today, under the creative directorship of Mr Alber Elbaz and Mr Lucas Ossendrijver, the upscale men’s collections acclaimed for their impeccable quality and strong, detail focused aesthetic. Mr Porter online storehas these sneakers for $485. Dope or Nope?
Upscale fashion designer Neil Barrett used his creative ideas once again to design some dope “Dickensian” sneakers with pads in both all black or white and black. The upper leather part of the trainer is superbly detailed with pyramid studs along the front and the back. The zip closures on the sides showcase his fine Italian craftsmanship. The designer’s finishing touches include a padded tongue and rubber sole. This shoe is priced at $705. Neil Barrett graduated from the Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London. In 1999, he launch his own line (Neil Barrett) and he opened his first flagship store in Tokyo in 2000. Dope or Nope?
Upscale fashion brand Givenchy recently released their Platform Sneakers. The taupe colorway feature a leather upper, tonal lace-up closure, straps at the ankles and a thick platform sole. With a dope pair of Balmain or Rick Owens jeans, these sneakers will go right. They are now available at Givenchy retailers for $740-780. Dope or Nope? Vote below:
Upscale luxury brand Balmain was founded by French fashion designer Pierre Alexandre Claudius Balmain. I recently came across Balmain multistrap hightop sneakers. These kicks has a total of five straps, zipper on the back and laces on the side. They’re now available at www.luisaviaroma.com for $625. Dope or Nope? Vote below:
Balenciaga was founded in 1914 by Cristóbal Balenciaga, a Spanish designer, born in the Basque Country, Spain. Over the past few years, Balenciaga became one of the fastest growing brands worldwide. The upscale brand is now owned by Gucci. Images of Balenciaga’s high-top sneakers were recently released. These turquoise multi colorway kicks feature a suede front and mesh details, and are available now atBarneysfor $595. Balenciaga are my favorite upscale brand of sneakers. I am addicted to these kicks. What are your thoughts on them? Vote below: