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News – FEIT Lugged Runner Semi cordovan

FEIT has released the Lugged Runner Semi cordovan in their SS20 collection. It comes in two different colors – white and tan. They are all crafted with natural material that is light, durable, flexible, and breathable.

 

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The upper is made of Vegetable Tanned Semi-Cordovan, which is 100% hand made.

 

FEIT SS20 4

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Vibram has made a custom Lugged Rubber Outsole for FEIT, while the midsole comes from Natural Cork.

 

FEIT SS20 3

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Editor’s Pick – PREGIS Levy

PREGIS is a new footwear brand from London. It was launched in 2018 and they have designed a series of contemporary premium sneakers. PREGIS Levy is one of the styles in thier FW19 collection.

PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker - Tan

Tan

PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker - Grey

Grey

 

It has a subtle and clean look but it features a lot of details:

 

 

The upper is made of patented technical fabric, calf leather and suede. Moreover, it has a tag with 3M material.

 

PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker - Grey

Also, Levy is a more a functional sneakers and the outsole is made from Vibram, which gives better protection and grip.

 

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PREGIS Shoes – Futuristic Sneakers from London

PREGIS shoes is a new footwear brand from London. It was launched in 2018 and offers premium sneakers at a more affordable prices. PREGIS stands for the core values of the brand – Premium product created with precision without pretence or prejudice.

All PREGIS shoes are made in Portugal. And the production factory has more than 40 years of experience in shoes making. Furthermore, all materials are come from Portugal and Italy. Perhaps you will recognize PREGIS’s designs by their futuristic look and the oversized sole. In fact, the sole is so special that it is made with 3-parts mold unit with three composite materials.

PREGIS Aster Leather Runner Sneaker - Beige

Aster is a classic and signature item of PREGIS. Their upper is made of patented technical fabrics and calf leather. For design, Aster features a zip and velcro closure. Thus, you can put it on and off easily. Moreover, it has an ankle socks for greater comfort.

PREGIS Ainsley Leather Runner Sneaker - Grey Beige

Ainsley is a new collection from AW19. It has the same technical fabrics and calf leather just like Aster. Yet, the upper is also covered with suede. And it has contrasting color to make it even more eye-catching. No matter it’s grey and beige or navy and pink, they are all the perfect color combination for the oversized sneakers. Both Aster and Ainsley features the signature oversized sole from PREGIS.

PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker - Grey

Vibram – Outsole from Italy

You may have spotted the logo Vibram on different shoes‘ outsoles, especially on boots or premium sneakers. Vibram is actually an Italian company that is specialized on producing rubber outsoles. Their rubber outsoles are extremely lightweight and anti-slippery. Moreover, their materials provide good protection and still give you great comfort at the same time. You will find Vibram’s logo on a lot of shoes, including Maison Margiela, Nike, Visvim, SUICOKE, UGG and many other brands.

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The hardy and abrasion-resistant sole can give you better grip on concrete and other hard surface. They also feature heat-resistant compound to protect your feet. Thus, they are also a good choice for wild exploration. In fact, Vibram has a lot of different products for different occasion and purposes. Yet, the most common one we see on boots and sneakers are usually the double ring shape.

The history

The history of Vibram dated back to 1935, when its founder Bramani was developing climbing outsoles for his friends. 2 years later, he patented his invention and launched the first rubber lug soles called “Carrarmato”, which means tank tread.

 

After that, he developed many other different kinds of soles for mountaineering boots, casual sneakers and other shoes for specific sports.

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In 2012, Vibram launched its most significant design ever made – the  FiveFingers. It can reduce foot injuries and strengthen foot muscles.

 

Nowadays, Vibram’s soles are manufactured in Brazil, China, Italy, the Czech Republic and the United States. Moreover, there are over 1,000 shoes manufacturers using their products. And shoes with Vibram’s outsoles are considered to be superior.

PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker - Tan PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker - Tan

PREGIS Levy Leather Sneaker

 

Interested in a pair of premium sneakers with Vibram sole? Check out our latest arrivals from Pregis, a contemporary sneaker brand from London. They are made in Portugal with patented technical fabrics. With the Vibram sole, these shoes are fashionable and able to provide good protection as your daily kicks.

 

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