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The Most Sizzling Style Statements at Olivia Culpo’s Pretty Little Thing Collab Launch


Shop 9 Pairs of Camouflage Sneakers for Fall


Shop Affordable and Splurgeworthy Camouflage Sneakers for Fall

It feels like camouflage is ubiquitous at the moment. We’ve spotted the polarizing print on the runways (see Marc Jacobs spring ’17 and Saint Laurent …


7 Trend-Driven Athleisure Styles in Wide Widths

The popular athleisure footwear movement is as much about style as comfort. So for those consumers who may need a bit more wiggle room in their …


Shop Bow-Embellished Footwear — From Thom Browne, Isabel Marant and More

Embellished footwear is all the rage at the moment, so it’s no surprise that plenty of brands offer shoes with bow detailing. The adornment — whether …


These Fashionable Slip-Resistant Looks Are Designed for Hospitality Workers

Black is anything but basic when it comes to hospitality shoes — slip-resistant looks popular with caterers to hotel concierges. Often worn with a …


These Fall Wide-Width Ankle Boots Are Comfortable and Fashionable

Fashion calendars have already turned the page to fall and that means the boot season is upon us. There’s something for everyone, from military to …


Olivia Culpo Launches Pretty Little Thing Collab in Flirty Outfit & Knitted Peep-Toe Booties With a Pedi That Popped

Ciao, bella. Olivia Culpo stepped out in sleek style on Thursday in Los Angeles at the launch of her exclusive capsule collection for retailer Pretty …


13 Shoes Inspired by the 2017 Solar Eclipse

On Aug. 21, America will be in for a monumental solar eclipse. The phenomenon, in which the moon blocks part or all of the sun as it passes Earth, …


The 10 Best Shoes That Are Perfect for Customizing

Whether it’s Kanye West’s customized kids’ Yeezy Boosts or Nike’s at-home DIY kit, customized sneakers having quite a moment, but you don’t have to …


This High-End ’90s-Inspired Running Sneaker Is ‘Weird’

It’s not often you hear a brand releasing something that’s intentionally weird. But that’s exactly what Mercer Amsterdam is doing with its upcoming …


Kevin Durant Wears Unreleased Off-White x Air Jordans for Hometown NBA Championship Parade

Reigning NBA Champion and Finals MVP Kevin Durant brought the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy back to his hometown of Seat Pleasant, Md., yesterday …


Kim Kardashian’s Photo of North West in Sold-Out Yeezy Giving Hugs Is the Cutest Thing

Is there any 4-year-old more stylish than North West? Just scroll through her family’s Instagrams and you’ll have your answer. In case you missed it, …


Bet You Didn’t Know the Incredible Story Behind the World’s First Basketball Sneakers — And Now You Can Get the Style

Ever wondered where basketball sneakers come from? The Colchester Rubber Co. brand has one extraordinary heritage story.<p>Founded in the 1890s, the …


How Three Brothers From the Bronx Turned a Side Hustle in Sneaker Resale Into Top Gigs at Adidas and Jimmy Jazz

The Rodriguez brothers aren’t brand or retail executives. They’re not shot-callers making million-dollar decisions in boardrooms. But their influence …


Shop Out of This World Shoes Inspired by the Solar Eclipse

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Nike Teams With Swarovski for New Crystal-Covered Sneakers You Can’t Buy

Nike’s upcoming Air Max 97 LX Swarovski sneakers aren’t the only studded shoes the brand has recently unveiled. Joining the retro runners are a set …

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Michelin Tire Technology Helped Create the ‘World’s Toughest Skate Shoe’

The concept is simple: What tires are to cars, outsoles are to shoes. That’s why some leading footwear brands that serve high-performance sports are …


This California Brand Is Focusing Its Attention On Young Talent

The co-owner and president of Blowfish Malibu, Don Weiss, opens up about effective management partnerships and why he’s learned to stop talking and …


15 Bow-Embellished Shoes Perfect for All Occasions


Shoe Brand Coolway and Actress Kiersey Clemons Team Up for the Ultimate Power Move

In a competitive marketplace, Fashion Major Brands, the U.S. arm of Spain-based Yorga Group, is banking on a new line, a budding star and two …


Salma Hayek Soars in 6-Inch Hot Pink Gucci Heels & This Sheer Summer Dress

It’s no secret that <i></i>Salma Hayek is a fan of Gucci. The actress once wore $8,000 worth of clothes in one day, which included a gorgeous pair of T-strap …


Joshua Sanders’ Vittorio Cordella on How to Make a Brand Stand Out

<b>JOSHUA SANDERS, Vittorio Cordella</b><p><b>LAUNCHED:</b> 2012<p><b>BASE:</b> “Milan, Italy. It’s the core of Italian business development and city that in the recent past …


Trends to Try: Stylish Shoes With Fringe and Tassels From the Hottest Brands

Designers embraced fringe for spring ’17, and it doesn’t seem like the trend is going anywhere anytime soon. This season, fringe-embellished footwear …


9 Best Shoes to Shop Featuring Fringe & Tassels This Season


This Retro Air Jordan Sneaker Returns in Its Original Form for the First Time in Over 10 Years

A classic Air Jordan sneaker worn by Michael Jordan during the 1998 NBA Playoffs is making a comeback Saturday, nearly two decades after its original …


NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant Refuses to Meet President Donald Trump

It’s customary for championship-winning teams to visit the White House for a photo op with the president, and typically most players and coaches …

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Hibbett Sports Sales Tumble & Miss Targets, Outlook Slashed

Shares for Hibbett Sports Inc. are in the red today on the heels of second-quarter results that missed estimates across the board. As of 12:30 p.m. …


Meet the Parisian Brand Making Sneaker Roller Skates

<b>For Footwear News Emerging Talent 2017, the fashion team selected 32 of the most promising and progressive names in shoes to know right now. The</b> …


The Red-Hot Shoe Trends Retailers Are Craving for Spring ’18

For fashionistas everywhere — staying ahead of the curve and on top of the trends is always a top priority. So, while spring ’18 is still several …