We’ve seen this before. A primarily fashion forward Jeans-focused company decides to try its luck in shirts, then jewelery, then maybe footwear to gain a more sustainable competitive advantage. Take a look at Guess or Lucky. Both started with Jeans and now they do it all- no one really thinks of [...]
These guys made it on my list. Check ‘em out. Strangest shoes I have ever seen and trust me, I’ve seen a lot of strange shoes.
1. Elephant Poop Platforms. MizzTissa posted about these shoes about a week ago- read the post here she has an awesome footwear blog.
2. Starfish Shoes…so hot right now.
3. Fishy [...]
Congratulations to Geox founder and Chairman Mario Polegato for being named Innovator of the Year this Wednesday at the CNBC European Business Leaders Awards. Judges cited him for having “broken new ground in developing a ‘fashionable brand with new technology. ‘”
Geox offers men’s, women’s and children’s footwear lines with a focus on breathable materialization. Polegato [...]
Steven Madden Ltd. is about to tie up another celebrity deal.
Multiple sources told Footwear News last week the company is teaming up with Iconix Brand Group Inc. and Macy’s Inc. to produce the shoes for Madonna’s new Material Girl juniors’ line, set to launch exclusively at Macy’s in August.
Last week, the [...]