Tag: sneakers

  • Sneaker Style from Osaka

    Sneaker Style from Osaka

    Brightway from Osaka produces luxurious sneakers made from Japanese leather. The three generation footwear makers have a philosophy: “A Pair to Love Even After 10 Years.” Clic below to watch the Before Tacky podcast interview

  • 400, not on my dime,

    NOPE! I cannot recommend paying $400 for a pair of sneakers made in who knows where. If I had asked my parents for pair when I was in the targeted buying group these trainers are targeted she would have responded “Not on my dime, McDonald’s is always hiring”. LVMH acquired American brand Tiffany & Co […]

  • Streetwear Collaboration

    Luxury fashion and streetwear brands continue to unite.   What do I think of the Prada-Adidas Collaboration launched today?  Are these worth the price? Stay Tuned for my opinion.

  • Hi Tops from Dior

    I looked over the Dior Pre-Fall Collection. Kim Jones continues to lean to streetwear for inspiration.  His commercial instincts are solid. Luxury labels must court new buyers to stay relevant.  I am not sure where the line is drawn between courting and desperate attempt.   The new Nike Air Jordan hi-top crosses the border. The […]

  • German Press Days

    German Press Days

    Upcoming styles and looks for Fall 2017 on display in Berlin during German Press Days.

  • Golden Goose Brand Deluxe Brand at Pitti Uomo

    Golden Goose Brand Deluxe Brand at Pitti Uomo

    At Pitti Uomo this year Golden Goose Brand Deluxe Brand made a spectacular impression with a Skating Boarding show during the brands presentation. Powere by Canon G9 X Music from Bensound.

  • Pitti Uomo

    Pitti Uomo

    WOW! I am covering my first Pitti in Milan.  It lives up to its reputation as a place to go menswear fashion on a global level.  On dDAy one we met designers, stylists, PR, and of course the famous Peacocks strolling around the trade fair in with all their colors. Then of course, what is […]

  • German Press Days for Spring 2017

    German Press Days for Spring 2017

    German Press Days in Berlin for the presentation of the Spring 2017 collections. Shoes and Sneakers Menswear Womenswear Accessories I used the new Huawei Nova Smartphone during the presentations.  See my upcoming review on the device.