Sunday, April 27, 2014

K SWISS LIFESTYLE CLASSICS-2014-Men/Women's Footwear

Back to the Future (the 1966-1980's) K SWISS tennis sneakers dominated athletic courts and spectator stadiums…with its iconic fit stripe classic kick adorning  big stars, the fans,  and trendsetters.
the Classic silhouette...

mixed leather toe cap- suede Classic five stripe style-

Extensions into running shoes-notably a past dance with the Ironman® brand-shifted the company's focus, we felt from the on/off court MO of company founders- two Swiss natives-who had settled in So. California.
At a media preview- we saw a shift back to the tennis heritage-and its classic kicks-refreshed with plush leathers and cool treatments…and a fun collaboration with menswear fashion designer Billy Reid….pictured below...

Venice S&Cc (Surf Court + Court) Chukka style-low sneaker version too ($145, $135 respectively). Rope/Leather laces, brass eyelets and vents, terry cloth  lining, grooved rubber bottom suede leather upper…in natural available  now-darker colors Fall 2014
Handsome--- totally K Swiss DNA winners…or as the cliché goes-point, game, set, match.
Venice Surf+Court-Billy Reid-in four colors- low sneaker-suede leather upper, cotton terry lining, grooved +reinforced bottom, back pull tab, leather+rope laces, brass eyelets and vents... available now…except blue-later

The Classic-debuted at Wimbeldon 1966---set the standard for performance and style. For  Fall 2014-the Clean Classic P™ in a modern twist-new -upper colors + outsoles made if injected EVA, insole/midsole of cushioning and energy returning EVA foam. In Olivine/Autumn Glaze, Jet Black/Autumn Glaze/Beluga Leather and Burgundy/Antique White/Dark Gum Leather. $100

classic old school/new school-Classic II Mid-in white
Classic Mid II Black

-K Swiss iconic Classic shoe  with added luxury of soft cashmere leather-signature five stripes, larger platinum D-Rings, plus wearer friendly details likes plush moisture absorbing sock liner. Nice touch-the logo leather tab

Like the original born in 1966-Classic II -men's rebuilt with modern comfort features…in Coffeebean/Beechwood leather, Beachwood/Classic White leather, White/White…and not pictured-Dark Olive/Beachwood leather $100