Coming back to the original series of 5 sneakers that caught our attention this week, we deliver another set of footwear worthy to be delivered on the front page. As always, we would like to hear opinion over the choices and let us know if any of them will make it to your sneaker collection this season.
1. Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II “Holiday”
A new version of the Chuck Taylor All Star II will be pushed to the shelves by Converse. Named “Holiday”, the pack comes with Ox and Hi-Top sneakers featuring two colorways: grey and maroon. Premium canvas has been used to craft the upper while Nike Lunarlon sockliner and a non-slip padded tongue complete the picture. Expect them starting October 1st, price starting at $70.
2. adidas Originals x Horween Leather reveals Premium Stan Smiths
After missing the spotlight for quite a while with this one, adidas Originals revamped the Stan Smith silhouette by allying with Horween Leather to produce a premium version of the famous sneaker. Available in low-cut and mid-cut versions, the sneakers have been soaked in Horween’s high quality leather, embossed locally with various branding. Available after 9th of October, prices ranging from $160 and up.
3. New Balance x Oshman’s CM600CBP
With the cycling inspired collection already launched earlier this year, New Balance agreed on a partnership with Oshman’s retailer to produce a different version of the CM600CBP sneaker. Mixing sand and purple colorways, the sneaker provides waterproof toebox covered in synthetic leather and a neoprene sockliner.
4. GREATS All-New Royale Court High
Back on the stage with a whole new high-top silhouette, GREATS got inspiration from existing basketball shoes. Named Royale Court High, the sneakers feature a gum sole placed beneath a Italian leather upper lined with calfskin. The luxurious construction comes at $199 and it’s available online, on Greats.
5. Barneys x Filling Pieces “BNY Sole Series”
Teaming up with the Amsterdam based sneaker brand, Barneys added another item to their “BNY Sole Series” collection. Five new pairs featuring brand’s Low Top silhouette have been released with camo-embossed “Impala” leather. A whole range of colorways have been used, starting from buttery black to red laser cut. Available on Barneys starting from $265.