visvim F/W12 FBT RICO-FOLK Kids Shoes - This season, Elite Japanese streetwear brand, visvim, has released a kid sized version of their classic moccasin-esque LHAMO-FOLK silhouette. The RICO-FOLK shoe is made with hand-stitched premium UK cowhide suede and has the visvim signature moccasin footwrap construction just like the adult version. These lil shoes are available in three subtle earthy brown tones and in black.
The RICO-FOLK is a Japan exclusive, however, they seem to be available to order via visvim’s fb page for just under 420 bucks (HKD 3200).
TOMS x Shark Week Collection - To celebrate the world most notorious predator, TOMS has teamed up with the great people at the Discovery Channel on an limited edition run of women’s, men’s, youth and infant sized shoes.
The original blue camouflage pattern is inspired by the majestic, yet dwindling, sharks of our world’s great oceans and seas. FIVE dollars from every pair sold will go to support Oceana, the largest ocean conservation organization in the world.
So pick up a pair for the whole family at toms.com and be sure to tune in for Shark Week on Discovery starting August 4th!
Nike Air Flight 89 GS - Nike's popular Flight 89's are now available in a blast of Fusion Pink. This girly colorway is perfect for young ladies who aren't afraid to flaunt their stereotypical femininity through their killer sneaker choices.
This extra-spectral sneaker features a bright pink upper with hits of Neo turquoise on the midsole topline, lace and peeking out from the lining. Electric yellow eyelets give these sneakers that everlasting “pop” that will surely add to the jaw-dropping envy of every other girl on the playground.
Available now via at titolo.ch, afew-store.com and your local Nike retailer.
Dr. Martens “Brooklee” Boots For Kids - For those who are eternally in awe of the classic 8-eyed Dr. Martens boot, check out these pint sized versions for your tykes. These tiny reproductions offer “first-step friendly” flexible, yet sturdy soles combined with soft and durable leathers. To help avoid hassle, Dr. Martens has added a side zip to help parents get the boots on and off lil feet quickly and easily.
The Brooklee boot is offered in red and black soft leather, hot pink, black and red patent Lamper leather and black floral mini Tydee leather.
Now available drmartens.com.
Air Jordan III Retro ‘88 in GS - @nikestore has confirmed that the highly anticipated Air Jordan 3 Retro ’88 will be available in GS sizes for $125.00 on February 6th. This tribute to Michael Jordan’s slam dunk championship in 1988 will boast ‘Nike Air’ on the heel instead of the usual Jumpman logo.
The men’s version will be released as an Nike Store online only exclusive with a link becoming available via @nikestore on twitter at exactly 4:51 PM EST on 02/06/13. We can only assume it will be the same deal for the GS.
Nike Air Force 1 Mid GS “Valentine’s Day 2013” - Decorated with little hearts on the insole and on the tongue label, these Dynamic Pink, Hyper Red and White heartthrobs will allow your grade school kids to celebrate boldly this February 14th. Aren’t they sweet?
Air Jordan 1 Phat GS in Black-Teal-Iridescent - Jordan has recently put out a pair of sick new kicks for their young sneaker lovers. These Air Jordan Phat 1’s boast a predominantly aqua upper, complimented by grey-toned “oil-spill-like” side-panels and accented with purple logos and inner. Don’t get us wrong, these Jordan’s are sick, but don’t they slightly remind you of mermaids?
Available now at extrabutterny.com
Jordan releases two Air Jordan 4’s for Grade School Boys and Girls - Today, Jordan has release two great new sneakers for Grade School Boys and Girls.
Your boys will happy to know that they can rock, just like dad, the new Chicago Bulls inspired (aka Bred) version of the Air Jordan 4 Retro. The only difference between the adult version and the GS is the slight more bendable material on the lace “wings”.
If your lil ladies find the former to be too masculine, she can sport the Air Jordan 4 Retro in the new Vivid Pink and Dynamite Blue colorway. Like the boys version, the upper is predominantly black but in this case there are hits of bright girlie colours on the wings, laces, sole, and on the branding.
Get them today before they are all gone at Saint Alfred in Chicago and/or your local Jordan retailer.
Design Your Own Batman: Arkham City Chuck Taylor All Stars - Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Converse introduces the “Design Your Own DC Comics Batman: Arkham City Chuck Taylor All Star” for Holiday 2012. For the first time, customerscan fully customize their own sneakers using photo-realistic images from the hugely successful video game “Batman: Arkham City”.
Once you choose which of your favourite hero and/or villain from the Batman series to rock on your feet, you can than choose the color of your liner, stitching, laces, soles, racing stripes, tongues and finish off with a nice personal message for the heel. Pretty cool eh!?
Check out www.converse.com to get started.
Vans x Hello Kitty Holiday 2012 Collection - Once again Vans has collaborated with Sanrio on a new collection of Hello Kitty shoes. There are a few toddler and kids sizes, all of which feature a primarily pink and black colorway and feature the cute lil kitty herself.
This time, the Hello Kitty Authentic Kids Hi-Top are our favourite pair in the collection. They feature a charming canvas print with the signature Vans gum rubber micro waffle outsole.
Available now at Sanrio.com
Globe x Halo 10th Anniversary Collection - In celebration of this months launch of Halo 4 and in conjunction with the 10-year anniversary of the Halo franchise, Globe shoes has created the Halo 4 Liberty skate shoe and an anniversary cruiser board.
The Globe Liberty shoe features Halo 4 details including Master Chief’s army green armor color, an embossed “117” service number and Halo’s United Nation Space Command (UNSC) branding on the tongue and heel. The shoe also features the iconic phrase “Spartans never die” embroidered on the tongue of the leather skate shoe.
The Halo “10-Year Anniversary” cruiser features a cool Pillar of Autumn graphic, hand painted trucks in a distressed military-inspired finish, 76 millimeter cruiser wheels and die-cut Halo branded grip tape.
Available now at globe.tv
Il Gufo Fall/Winter 2012 Kidswear Collection - We were stopped in our footsteps when we first came upon Il Gufo's new FW12 Footwear collection and awed and excited when we laid eyes on their Kidswear for this season. These people have got it on lock. Simple but luxurious. Luxurious but easy-to-wear. High quality and fun.
We specifically like brogue suede shoes and the simple details found throughout the collection, like ribbon and bows. Check out Il Gufo's Store Locator to find a stockist near you.
Vans x Yo Gabba Gabba Holiday Collection - Vans has teamed up once again with the ever popular TV show Yo Gabba Gabba! to create a funky new collection of kids footwear inspired by the show.
The collection showcases all your kids favourite Yo Gabba Gabba! characters on seven classic Vans shoes including a DJ Lance Rock inspired Mid Skool ‘77 V; offered-up for the first time in Toddler sizes.
Check out Vans.com asap to get first picks on the limited edition goods and to check out Dj Lance Rock’s new Vans video.
Nike LeBron X GS Fireberry and Black - Similarly to Wednesday’s “Blue Diamond" version of the LeBron 10, this bright pink sneaker has a iridescent two-tone upper and a translucent "lower" midsole. The shoe is highlighted with black branding, a white "upper" midsole, and some cool hiking boot laces. Look for this kids colorway to hit Nike accounts very soon!
Nike LeBron X GS “Blue Diamond” - If the White Witch of Narnia was a shoe, she would be the Nike LeBron 10 “Blue Diamond” sneaker. First nicknamed the absolutely appropriate “Wind Chill”, this shoe has now been dubbed the “Blue Diamond” for it iridescent two-toned blue shine and it’s translucent midsole. Available for your school aged kids on October 6th.