Shelter from the Storms
Following hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, the industry has shown its huge heart by mobilizing to help millions of people in need with product and financial donations.
Laura Conwell-O’Brien, executive director of The Atlanta Shoe Market, on the importance of family and pursuing one’s passions.
A computer science engineer by training, Richard Wang, president of Propét, is positioning the brand to be smart, quick and committed to being a reliable partner.
Flights of Fancy
Sleek, snazzy and sophisticated mules contain all the elements of statement-making style.
Sock It To Me!
From ankle to over-the-knee, sock boots packed a stylish punch during Paris Fashion Week.
The classic men’s silhouette gets tuned up for spring with fresh coats of paint, slick details and sporty soles.
Victoria Staten, co-owner of Zerotie and Famolare, reflects on an industry journey that spans retail and wholesale, startups and power players.
Joe Ouaknine, CEO of Titan Industries, offers his take on the retail turmoil, the perceived Amazon threat, endless competition and why, despite it all, the company is on pace for a record year.
Do the Ruffle
The ’70s-era trimming jazzes up everyday casuals.
Clockwise, from top: Restricted, Seven Dials, Bella-Vita, Minnetonka. …
This Just In
Statement sandals and bold kicks are the go-to, off-the-beach styles on this Mediterranean island paradise.
Designers do the classic silhouette in funky materials, jazz details and pops of color. (Socks discouraged.)
Are subscription box services an untapped opportunity?
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Who’s the next up-and-comer destined to set the shoe world ablaze? …
The hottest hues, silhouettes, materials and add-ons for Spring ’18.
Western and Boho elements meld together in an authentic Americana blend rich in details and brewing with classic looks for spring.
Three veteran executives take the reins of three classic American brands, detailing their plans, outlining their unique strengths and defining why they are dream jobs.
Bold patterns, unexpected materials, color pops and hybrid silhouettes: The classic deck show is reinvented.
This Just In
Parisian women look haute in the hot weather.
Bruce Katz, CEO of Samuel Hubbard, on how the company’s old-fashioned approach to designing shoes and building a brand is a blast from the past that’s taking the market by storm.
At what point is a brand’s product priced low enough these days? When it’s a steal—literally?
Must the price be chopped …
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