KHOMBU, K SWISS, RISEWEAR, EDDIE BAUER, TREKSTA, DANNER
Urban outdoors is a reality-especially for mass transit commuters -living in city sized dwellings...who head out to city or massive national parks on days not spent indoors. Three season kicks- lifestyle sneakers and winter worthy fashionable boots -dominate precious closet space (or under the bed)...vs the most dressy of dressier shoes that rarely get worn these days.
|Khombu is raking in the retail accounts these days (and customers) for good reason-the value and eye candy proposition just REALLY work...esp. for F/W waterproof takes on their stylish molded one piece duck boots bottoms paired with fun textile/woolen uppers in terrific tweed and ethnic patterns. Pictured Julliard (left -ultra fun with comfortable insole $109) and Jazzy center, right $95|
|K SWISS goes city hip in the MODERN COURT COLLECTION. Pictured High Court in Black-sleek retro appeal-made of leather upper in shoe savvy Portugal-with a cupsole for durability and that hook and loop strap of yesteryear neat design detail $140|
|in back Court Classico $120-comes in leather $120 with cupsole for durability, classic D rings and a referenced deco stitching|
|K SWISS MODERN COURT COLLECTION. High Court in red $140|
|K MART's RISEWEAR™ kicks-like the color blocking of this retro style lightweight, breathable sneaker...velcro strap up top that says 80s...impressive given low price point of $29.99 for the pictured RISEWEAR™Boy's Loop Red/White/Black Shoe-Basketball-Athleisure style|
|EDDIE BAUER celebrates its refined retro throwback full grain leather waterproof lace ups-metal D rings, welt stitched outsoles...paired with the lug sole Vibram outsoles for grip, traction and durability. Laces add of nice pop of color.|
TREKSTA's nestFIT technology-that measured/scanned the natural curves and contours of 20,000 pairs of feet (!) to develop a layered really foot friendly approach to its shoe designs... gets into ladies' crossover lifestyle- waterproof boots for serious winter adventures-Artica Collection.
|ARTICA TALL-shares features with the aforementioned but is also warmly insulated with Thinsulate|
|quilted and waterproof split suede upper...inner zip makes for easier on/off.|
|nestFIT technology inside every Treksta shoe/boot...can see how all the contours and different materials fit together naturally following contours of feet.|
|DANNER Mountain 600 aka "...the next generation of Danner Hiking Boots..."is inspired by the original Mountain Light hiking boot. Lightweight tech upper with iconic Danner style-waterproof suede upper and a unique Vibram® SPE midsole-all new compound that enhances rebound, comfort, and improves natural motion and underfoot support, Ortholite® footbed for superior cushioning, TPU heel frame to support and offer stability, and innovative Vibram® Fuga outsole with self adaptive lug design for grip on uneven surfaces-wet or dry.featuring a MegaGrip compound...weights 37 oz which is 35% lighter in weight than the original---in men's and worm's $179.95|