Sunday, April 8, 2012

SEBAGO FALL 2012 Footwear Men's/Women's

Classics + New Styles: American Heritage Filson and Woolrich Collaborations.

words/images Judith Ecochard

Spinnaker-Sebago x Filsom® Collection-handsewn Blucher moccasin construction-unlined full grain, Nubuck, Waxy Pull-on Filson Tin Cloth (or Tribal Print Canvas) uppers, Leather rawhide laces, Corrosive resistant Sebago Eyelets, 3/4 length leather socklining,

Sebago® -part of the Wolverine World Wide Inc. shoe company par distinguishing itself as a label of contemporary hip kickers for those old enough to own the classics from the day a younger bunch of style conscious types who appreciate the functionality of well made footwear as well.

 Littleway Stitched Sebago Docksides Boat Sole with non-making slip resistant rubber

Claremont Brogue for women in Mahogany---elegant and practical---also comfy with Sebago's Energy Return Heel, non marking slip resistant sole, with grosgrain ribbon lace, leather lined footbed, and nubuck and full grain leather upper. Available in 4 colors.

The Fall 2012 brings inspiration from its New England roots- with three footwear categories:

American Heritage: including collaborations with the popular rugged textiles from USA brand Filson® and Woolrich®  

New England Country: Waterproof and timeless-styles that epitomize fashion/function

City Proper: Dressier shoes with all the Sebago key features including quality craftsmanship.

Wells Riverbank Tall-duck boot looking, insulated with Thinsulate®

Lighthouse eight eyelet lace-up-handsewn Blucher Moccasin construction-waxed canvas plaid fabric panel with full grain leather upper, rawhide laces=nice take on a boat shoe/hiker hybrid-part of the Docksides' Collection


The Maine Docksides'  and Kate Middleton fav Balla slip-ons are so characteristic of the Sebago brand---handsewn, Littleway Stitched Sebago Docksides' Boat Soles with non-marking, slip resistant rubber, Leather sock lining, Leather rawhide laces, here the uppers get all fab with tribal prints, metallic leathers, and plaids ($70-$90)

Cotton flat woven laces are adjustable

Claremont Boot-fashion forward nubuck fill leather grain upper-grosgrain ribbon lace make this menswear inspired stele feminine.

Waterproof-Doret High boots=style and warmth with S.E.A> System™ footbed with Segago ENergy Return heel pad...non-marking, slip resistant outsole, soft fleece lining-nice!

Cute at any angle-Felucca Lace-with all the Sebago functionality

Felucca Lace-unlined premium full grain leather upper, cushioning EVA Drop-in sole Cushion, non marking, slip-resistant rubber outsole

ALSO NEW----the Artisan Collection---that are handcrafted, limited editions that are designed with talented individuals ---a natural outgrowth of the original collaboration with very chic Parisian store Colette....

MDOT BOOJI---rooted in California's lifestyle-she conjured up the Apache in chestnut suede (also available in Black Ash)

New York designers, Stash's-Kent (Black-right) and Ronnie Fieg's Bleeker (Gray-left)  

The Brother's Bray & Co. handsome leather Everest (Black-middle left), Vane's Exo Command (Olive-left) and Kings Point Ronnie Fieg's(Black-middle right)

Te Brother's Bray & Co.---oxblood Valdosta (left) Union Boot (two middle)

Stash-BK NY (front-urban blend materials)

Ronnie Fieg's Kings Point II

Brogue fringe detail- in a plush full grain leather upper lace-up boot

Understandably the men's Sebago x Filson®  and Woolrich® wool collabs ---we think= terrific sellers---

More styles are being launched for Fall 2012...
Waterproof-Knight-handsewn moccasin cement construction, full grain leather with Filson Tin cloth, wind resistant and water repellent EVA midsole, Vibram® rubber lug sole

Knight-Brown and Olive Wool

Falmouth -Sebago x Filson®-Full grain leather upper with Filson Tin Cloth-in a pull-on boot with slip resistant, non-marking outsole

Kettle-Black Leather/Filson Tin cloth

Our top pick for women....the DORSET HIGH brown/chocolate leather boots-soft fleece ling, non-marking slip resistant rubber sole, premium full grain, waterproof leather uppers.