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The Little Black Boot

 

Our signature Little Black Boot has landed for AW 13, and it’s ability to look amazing with every outfit we put with it, has really impressed all of us here at Soletrader HQ!

 

 

Here’s how to wear the wardrobe staple boot with this season’s biggest trends:

 

The Little Black Boot

The Little Black Boot
What’s your favourite look?

New In! New Balance at Soletrader

The New Balance Subculture is escalating. And the hype is well justified.

 

 The New Balance 420 Maroon and 373 Navy have dropped and boy, is demand fierce…

 

The full range of New Balance is available on Soletrader online and in stores now.

 

 

#SALE: Men’s Travelling Accessories

Best Picks: SALE Travelling Accessories For Men

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Fred Perry flight bag, in chocolate. Spacious, grippable & lightweight with a comfortable detachable shoulder strap.

Big enough for a weekend away, so you can spend less time booking bags in and spend more time in the lounge bar…

 

 

2.

Diesel Card Wallet and Diesel Leather Wallet in tan, both have 8 card compartments, perfect for keeping travel details in. Quality, Diesel style.

 

 

3.

Vans have combined their modern skater edge with retro style and practicality.

 4.

Sunpocket Sunglasses are fold-up sports sunglasses, still with a classic style. Lightweight and compact, you can fit them in your back pocket. Available in white, red and green.

 

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The iconic range of cartoonist Paul Frank’s Julius monkey range is as popular as ever, and this bag is great for laptops whilst travelling. What a bargain.

 

To check out more men’s accessories in sale and full-price, click here.

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Father’s Day Bargains

Father’s Day is fast approaching – Sunday 16th June.

Tired of always getting your Dad socks, gardening appliances, a pint or, indeed, nothing at all?

Your No. 1 Dad needs a No.1 present. Here is our selection of the best men’s shoes on SOLETRADER OUTLET:

 

These Puma Sand Shark Sandals are fresh, comfortable and lightweight.
£14.99

 

These Jack & Jones Oslo Trainers are light and casual with a denim overlay. Absolute bargain.
£17.49

These Firetrap Navy Flip Flops are only £9. With that price, and the fact that it’s summertime, you can’t go wrong. Click here for more colours and brands.
£9.00

 

These brown Birkenstock Sandals are perfect for summer (they’ll even look good with the ‘socks-and-sandals’ look, although try and dissuade him from this…!)
£31.49

 

We love the colour of these Fenchurch Varial Trainers. Maroon canvas with black trim.
£24.00

 

For something a bit more special, opt for these Red Tape Lavant Shoes in black, brown or tan leather.
£25.00

 

 

And if you think he’ll be disappointed NOT getting socks this Father’s Day…

 

CAT Boot Socks are perfect if your Dad works out-and-about – ultimate comfort
£5.99

 

And if you buy the wrong size?

We have a 28 day return policy on our Webstore and a 365 day return policy when bought in one of our stores.

Happy Shopping!

 

Trend Watch! Floral-inspired shoes

 

‘The Devil Wears Prada’ character Miranda Priestly sarcastically once said: “Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking.”

 But although they may not be the most avant-garde trend ever (and let’s face it, most fashion trends are at some point repeated), floral prints have definitely been reinvented this Spring / Summer 2013. Clashing prints, bold colours all layered with a 3D effect showcased among the Front-rowers and Showers, especially Moschino and Erdem. Flower power has fully flourished and is here to stay. 

Floral inspired dresses and shoes on the Erdem S/S 2013 catwalk collection. Make-up kept minimal and hair slicked back to accentuate the busy floral clothing print.

However, do you dare the full-blown daintiness of bright, textured floral patterned clothes? The Moschino S/S 2013 show teaches us that accessorizing is key to the more subtle floral vibe. Shoes are a perfect way of adding a touch of femininity to your statement style pieces, day and night.

 

Street-Style

 Here at SOLE we are loving these Gola Quota Melly plimsolls (above and below). Comfortable, fashionable, street-style cool. The bright yellow ribbon laces and Gola Wingflash delightfully clash with the floral canvas. Keep it simple and wear with jeans and a plain white tee as shown below.

Gola Quota Melly Trainers

 

Party it out

For a twist on the standard block black/colour heels on a night out, opt for something a bit more wild. These Iron Fist wedges (below) are more wild flower than English rose, featuring flowers and skull embellishment (why not?!) and really do freshen up an LBD. If you’re feeling brave on the beach this summer, pair with a black bikini, a gold tribal statement necklace and ripped denim shorts for a sexy day-turns-to-night look.

 Country fêtes, folk festivals, picnics in the park 

These paisley Floral Desert Boots Exclusive to SOLE (below left) encompass the ‘romantic walk through a meadow on a balmy summer’s day’ vibe (although, the local park on your way to work will do…). Wear yours with a plain summer dress, navy socks and keep make-up fresh and minimal. If you’re thinking practicalities, take a look at this bright version of the iconic Hunter boot. Enough to brighten up the dampest of British festival weather…

 

 

For more Floral shoes inspirations click here!

Exclusive to SOLE, Desert Boots, £39.00