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High top sneaker round up on Well Rounded NY.
1. Chloé Snakeskin Combo High Top
Never going to give up on your designer shoe habit? You don’t have to forsake quilting and snakeskin for comfort with these gorgeous leather kicks from Chloe. $695.00
2. Vans Leopard Authentic Hi
Just because you are wearing sneakers doesn’t mean you have to lose your sex appeal. Nothing says femininity louder than a leopard print. Pair these Vans with some skinny jeans and you are one hot mama. $65.00.
3. Converse Chuck Taylor Stars
Fact: You can never have too many All Stars. Fact: The classic high top will never go out of style. Fact: Stars scream summertime. Done deal. $60.00.
4. adidas Originals Honey Stripes Mid Shoes
Keep cool by pairing these classic canvas adidas Honey Stripes MId in pastel yellow with a relaxed chambray shirt. $55.00.
5. Nike Dunk High Premium Liberty iD
If you haven’t noticed by now, I am a lover of prints, especially the famous Liberty London florals. You can customize to your heart’s content with these Nike iD Dunks in an array of colors. $150.00.
Asics!? How did you know?
I don’t post often about sporty, active, exercise types of activity here. I am terrible when it comes to going to the gym or exercise. My man BC is great about staying fit and being healthy. He is the best influence on me. But you may know he is away all summer making art in the woods of Maine. So I have slacked off a bit. And by a bit, I mean totally.
How inspired was I to find that my pals over at Asics decided to bestow these limited edition Gel Blur33’s especially designed for the Olympics?! Ok, yes, I will do it! I am really looking forward to wearing these when I get to LA and hiking up in Griffith Park to the Observatory.
Let’s just take a moment to talk about how cute they are, I mean one kick has stripes and the other has stars. Seriously, I will have no problem rocking these babies.
Thanks Asics, for the kicks and the kick in the butt. How did you know?
Can you kick it?
Yes, you can! Summer is just around the corner and if you are like me there will be one pair of go-to kicks for those all-day on the bicycle kind of weeks. Here you have it, the new Missoni for Converse Chuck Taylor All Star collection that is dropping tomorrow. You better make moves before you are left in the dust. You know these babies go quick.
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Oh, yeah, you’re welcome. Enjoy your weekend.
NYC fashion events bring you to places you might not visit and I am here to share it with you. When I passed the New Museum on Bowery and walked into The Bowery DIner I realized it was the perfect venue for the 75th anniversary party of iconic sneaker brand PF Flyers. The retro details of The Bowery Diner was ideal for the throw back style of the updated classic kicks. They served us delicious food and potent cocktails (try my namesake the JenniLee) while I caught up with some of my favorite associates like the Hungry Editor and Samia from HighSnobette and Rudy from Cockpit.
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You know @Keds launched a clothing line? It will be @OpeningCeremony and makes you want to ride your bike all day, go to the farmer’s market, watch clouds and drink pimm’s cups. Well, that’s what I want to do when I envision myself wearing it.
Could be this cute video released on Refinery29. Or it could have been the Oasis space they created @CapsuleShow in Nyc.