The company has developed a technology derived from sugarcane to replace the petroleum-based material used in shoe soles.
The capital increase backed by venture capital firms Milano Investment Partners and P101 will help the start-up company’s expansion.
Founder and creative director of Sneakerboy Chris Kyvetos detected the potential of sneakers early on and uses them as his creative compass — and retail inspiration.
The capsule, which will be sold at Nordstrom for the first time, will include men’s and women’s.
The nine-month postgraduate program will begin in January.
Castillo began at the company shortly after Giovanni Morelli’s departure, WWD has learned.
A roundup of the events and presentations from Paris Fashion Week Men’s.
The Texas-based maker of luxury cowboy boots taps the model-turned-designer to bridge the high-fashion gap in the burgeoning boot category.
Lizzie Francis joins after past gigs at Gilt Groupe and TechStyle Fashion Group.
They foresee more dad shoes, more collaborations and more hype.