Kerry Cooper


Rothy’s President on Building a Brand by Word of Mouth

The eco-conscious shoe line is a study on how social media can be used to leverage organic, word-of-mouth buzz.

clock November 15, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Del Toro


All-Star Roster Backs Del Toro Reboot

How Del Toro’s new management aims to refashion the heritage men’s footwear label into a full-on lifestyle brand.

clock November 14, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Bionda Castana's re-launch campaign


Bionda Castana Returns With Renewed Vision

The London footwear label is relaunching with a new direct-to-consumer, no-waste business model.

clock November 7, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Sneakers at ComplexCon 2018.


ComplexCon 2018: Sneaker Brands Lean Into Heritage, Influencers

Nike took a leave of absence, but Adidas, Puma and Reebok, which showed for the first time, released updates to older styles and focused on democratizing sneaker releases.

clock November 7, 2018Aria Hughes

Viviana Vignola


Racine Carrée Invests in Pop-up Stores

Kicking off in Milan, the footwear label’s retail program will include the opening of temporary stores in Dubai, Qatar and France.

clock November 6, 2018Alessandra Turra

A style from the Dr. Marten Wintergrip collection.


Dr. Martens Introduces Wintergrip

The collection features details that help the shoes perform well in winter weather.

clock October 30, 2018Aria Hughes

Amina Muaddi


Amina Muaddi Is Back With Namesake Footwear Label

The designer, who exited Oscar Tiye in 2017, launched her brand with a see-now-buy-now fall collection.

clock October 23, 2018Alessandra Turra

Maria Sole Cecchi


Les Petits Joueurs Introduces Footwear

The Florence-based accessories brand has just opened a pop-up shop at Galeries Lafayette in Paris.

clock October 22, 2018Alessandra Turra

Samuele Failli


Onward Luxury Group, Samuele Failli Sign Licensing Agreement

The former head of footwear at Azzedine Alaia, Samuele Failli debuted his namesake shoe label in 2017.

clock October 17, 2018Alessandra Turra

Edoardo Caovilla


EXCLUSIVE: René Caovilla Expands Its Retail Network With Strategic Openings

The Italian luxury footwear company has opened a boutique at Las Vegas’ Wynn hotel and is gearing up to inaugurate a flagship at Hong Kong’s Harbour City.

clock October 15, 2018Alessandra Turra

Umberto De Marco


Yatay Launches Sustainable Footwear

President of eco-leather giant Coronet, Umberto De Marco combines style and sustainability in a unisex, cool sneaker.

clock October 8, 2018Alessandra Turra

Simon Miller


Simon Miller Delves Into Footwear

The Los Angeles label continues the momentum around its aim to be a lifestyle brand and style customers from head to toe.

clock October 1, 2018Kari Hamanaka

The revisited Belle Vivier by Gherardo Felloni.


EXCLUSIVE: Gherardo Felloni on His First Steps at Roger Vivier

The Italian designer on Sept. 27 will unveil his first official collection for the footwear brand, including a new spin on the Belle Vivier.

clock September 27, 2018Katya Foreman

Kenneth Cole's Riley heel.


Kenneth Cole Bets on High Heels

The company has developed new comfort technology heels — an idea hatched by observing trends in the sneaker market.

clock September 26, 2018Misty White Sidell

A design from the Lucia Liu capsule for Clergerie.


EXCLUSIVE: Clergerie Unveils Collaboration With Lucia Liu

The stylist revisited the signature Clergerie platforms on articulated soles with floral embroideries produced in her native Sichuan region.

clock September 24, 2018Katya Foreman

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