20 to Buy: White (and Beige) Sneakers of the Season

Written for Broadsheet “Never trust a man wearing white shoes,” a friend’s mum once told me. She never explained why, but it stuck with me. And for a long time I found myself deliberating her words. Is it because he’d be afraid to get his hands dirty, and therefore afraid of hard work? Or is… Continue reading 20 to Buy: White (and Beige) Sneakers of the Season

Attention creatives: Vans wants you to design its next pair of Slip-Ons

Written for Fashion Journal No biggie. Calling all creatives: Vans is giving you the opportunity of a lifetime. Vans Custom Culture Asia is the brand’s annual design competition, giving creatives a chance to design their own pair of Slip-Ons (with a huge incentive for the winner). Previously reserved for US residents only, the competition has… Continue reading Attention creatives: Vans wants you to design its next pair of Slip-Ons

Converse and Tyler, the Creator are back with another release

Written for Fashion Journal Encouraging freedom of expression. Tyler, the Creator and Converse have once again joined forces to release a new One Star Golf Le Fleurcollection, due to drop tomorrow. Expect Tyler’s signature flower design across the sneakers, paying homage to his most recent album Flower Boy. The shoes are available in four two-tone colourways including purple and… Continue reading Converse and Tyler, the Creator are back with another release

Sneakers made from recycled chewing gum have arrived

Written for Fashion Journal Cleaning up the streets of Amsterdam.  Every year in the Netherlands, 1.5 million kilos of gum end up on the streets – it’s the second most common form of litter after cigarettes. In an effort to reduce waste, city marketing organisation Iamsterdam, designer Explicit Wear and sustainability company Gumdrop have teamed… Continue reading Sneakers made from recycled chewing gum have arrived