High tops

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Monday, July 26th, 2010

10:30 am

Gourmet Uno Leather

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Gourmet’s again – footwear is footwear in our books, no time for silly categorising. These cutaway leather ‘joints’ (see that? we’re down with tha kid) are great for those folks obsessed with high tops. If you wanna know how to…

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Monday, February 15th, 2010

11:30 am

Gourmet L’uno Epi Leather Trainers

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Before anyone starts – yes, we know Gourmet are a ‘streetwear’ brand. But that doesn’t mean we can’t feature them over here. The lines between streetwear and high end fashion have blurred enough for us to consider Gourmet a crossover…

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Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

4:30 pm

Narrative High Top Boots

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Now that winter’s here and everyone is talking about boots, we thought we’d show a nice little trainer alternative to chunky boot. Now that boots are back in fashion, the question now is ‘to tuck or not to tuck?’ Personally,…

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Thursday, April 16th, 2009

10:30 am

Yves Saint Laurent for Puma High Tops

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Although Puma have collaborated with designers like Alexander McQueen in the past, the news (thanks to Men.Style via WWD) that they’ve collaborating with Yves Saint Laurent still seemed a pretty leftfield combination. YSL aren’t really known for their collaborations and,…

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Monday, February 23rd, 2009

11:43 am

Rick Owens Leather Trainer Boot

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Oki-Ni have a new version of Rick Owens’ always desirable trainers. This time it’s the ‘trainer boot’ which any lovers of Diet Butcher Slim Skin’s patent high tops will love. Usual Rick Owens trademarks include a high tongue, side zip…

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Monday, November 17th, 2008

5:11 pm

Givenchy High Top Trainers

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You know a trend’s taken off when Givenchy start doing it. Not noted for their fashion forward edginess, Givenchy’s trainers are a sign that high tops are here to stay. Patent leather is making its way into mainstay territory as…

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