Monthly Archives: August 2017

Brand Buzz: Coolest Kicks of the Season

There’s a massive buzz around power brands right now and we’re here to talk about the top contenders for oh so cool kicks. Making sure your style game is on point is a priority, so we’re going to give you the lowdown on what’s hot. From four of the biggest brands, say hello to the coolest kicks of the season courtesy of adidas, Nike, Vans and Reebok.

Just dropped from adidas is the latest version of the adidas Swift Run in a gorgeous grey and pastel pink colour palette for soft, sporty vibes. For an even more streamlined silhouette, let us introduce you to the Primeknit version with an ice pink and multicoloured lightweight primeknit upper. Channeling that sporty vibe in style? We’ve got you.

New from Nike is the Presto Fly in a dreamy pink stardust hue. The pink and white colourway and flywire cable lacing system create the perfect sporty yet stylish silhouette. The Thea is certainly a shoedrobe staple, available in either a beautiful baby pink for those pastel vibes or soft grey with a snake print heel for a subtle injection of sass.

Vans made a killer comeback and now every drop just gets better. Breaking old skool rules with a solid colour palette, the iconic skate shoes in a neutral birch shade are a real crowd pleaser. If you want to take the plunge and are lusting after lilac, the purple will give you that subtle pop of colour you’ve been craving. Effortlessly cool? Check.

We’re talking standout suede and statement zip detailing from Reebok and we’re loving it all. In a sleek sandy rose, the Exotics trainers are classic kicks with a colour twist. If you want to join the club with a bit of a difference, delve into the Zip trainers in black, white or pink to add an edge to your outfit. Let Reebok do the talking.

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Keep it cool in Converse

A timeless and trusty pair of Converse should take prime position in every single shoedrobe. Perfect for channeling those comfy, effortlessly cool vibes with a plethora of prints and textures, there really is the perfect pair for everyone. Whether you want to keep it classic or venture into something a little more daring, you should always keep it cool with Converse.

Inject your shoedrobe with this must-have metallic, courtesy of Converse. By giving this iconic sneaker a liquid makeover, the cool silver finish will take any outfit to new style heights. Paired with an all black everything kind of outfit, you’ll have showstopper style in the bag. An unmissable silhouette you’ll be sure to make a statement with.

Don’t wave goodbye to summer just yet, because these super cute kicks will add a little lease of life to something dull and dreary. Displaying vintage old skool chic in denim, the embroidered daisies create a fun, fresh and feminine feel. Are you bold enough to venture into the realms of double denim? We dare you.

If you’re not a fan of playing it safe then this pretty pink animal print silhouette may just be your new shoedrobe BFF. With rose gold shimmer running throughout, it strikes the perfect balance between urban chic and oh so cool. Offset against the chunky rubber sole, you’ll definitely have next level style on lockdown.

Whatever the weather, you can’t go wrong with a classic. In crisp white sporting the iconic blue and red stripes, it’s a surefire shoedrobe staple. For something a little more sleek, opt for the all black everything leather high tops. Chanelling bold gothic vibes, this old skool style has had an edgy makeover you’ll want to get your hands on.

Sometimes simple and understated does the trick and this neutral navy classic should be your number one go-to when you want to take it back to basics. For more adventurous occasions, opt for the grey skate staple better known as the Player, with extra detailing and a two tone finish to break those old skool rules in style.

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Lusting after Lacoste: #MadeForHer

Sophisticated; innovative; confident: Lacoste’s latest AW17 collection possesses all the powerful attributes of the woman who wears it. Elevated minimal styling, lightweight striking fabrics and effortlessly stylish silhouettes with a fresh and feminine twist – it’s definitely #MadeForHer. Embodying the spirit of the brand and staying true to its sporting roots, let’s take a look.

 

Calling all fashion-forward females, Lacoste infuses your seasonal wardrobe with a sweet feminine touch, courtesy of the Eyyla. Think understated elegance and sophistication, this iconic trainer showcases pearlised metallic hits and a raw edge finish to project that striking aesthetic. Embrace your inner sports luxe goddess, as the Eyyla was inspired by her, it’s crafted for her.

Cutting a bold, athletic silhouette in dusty pink or gleaming white is not an option, it’s a fact with the Straightset. Elevating confidence to new style heights and striking the perfect balance between classic and contemporary, this wardrobe staple ensures the court scene is fully intertwined into your seasonal style. Which style is your AW17 favourite?

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Karl Lagerfeld: King of designer kicks

From quirky cartoons and delicate dustings of glitter to must-have metallics and sleek silhouettes, all hail the King of designer kicks – Karl Lagerfeld. You’ll be well on your way to securing style icon status with this collection, so you better be quick. The killer question is – are you ready to do designer the right way? Super sophisticated and oh so sleek, it’s a bit of a no brainer.

Crisp white trainers can turn any outfit from simple to seriously sharp in a matter of seconds. These lace-up sneakers feature a fabulous cartoon image of Karl Lagerfeld on this dreamy designer style, topped off with bold heel branding. If you don’t want to compromise comfort for style, we think it’s safe to say that Karl Lagerfeld has quite simply stolen the show.

Keeping it clean and classic is certainly a failsafe, but adding a touch of glam can be a real game changer. To channel some seriously sassy vibes, slip into these silver glitter ballet pumps with cute embroidered applique to rocket your style status from drab to fab. For something a touch more understated, opt for the metallic slip-on sneakers for a little bit of liquid luxe.

Perfectly pretty and definitely one for the wishlist, we’re bringing you ballet pumps like you’ve never seen them before. Whether you want to take it back to basics with black or jazz it up with a mini metallic injection, you’ll be channelling that effortlessly cool yet daring designer vibe like the cat who got the cream. What’s not to love about that?

For the full Karl Lagerfeld range – click here. Don’t forget, if you’re after the latest styles as and when they drop, like us on Facebook and follow us on TwitterInstagram and Pinterest.

Say hello to our fancy new Flagship store on Oxford Street 😍

If you haven’t heard us shouting about our brand new, super sleek flagship Oxford Street store on social media, where have you been? Yep, that’s right, we’ve taken pride of place on one of the most famous shopping streets in the world to bring you all things footwear and accessories. Exciting, right? Keep on reading to find out a little bit more about our new venture.

Located 150m West of Oxford Circus and spread across two floors, there’s more space, more styles, and a dreamy dedicated accessories area upstairs. This brand new launch comes as part of our global ambition to expand both nationally and internationally, and sits in our portfolio of major city stores including Westfield Stratford, Manchester and Glasgow to name a few.

Stocking sports brands including Nike, adidas and New Balance and designer brands including Maison Margiela, Karl Lagerfeld and Dries Van Noten, we’re representing the best of both British and International design houses, as well as showcasing a wide range of sleek sports silhouettes and our own premium private collection – SOLE.

Remember that we’ve also got 48 other fantastic stores across the UK, so make sure you check out our online Store Finder to find the perfect location to get your footwear fix. We’d love you to pop in and say hi! In the meantime, if you’re after the latest styles as and when they drop, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.