Brief History of New Balance Sneakers and Sneaker Fashion Trends about NB...

Mar 23, 2017 by

In 1906, William J. Riley, British emigrant, founded the New Balance Arch Support Company, manufacturing arch supports and other accessories designed to improve shoe fit in the Boston area. His first product, a flexible arch support, was designed with three support points to provide greater balance and comfort in the shoe. It is believed that Riley came up with the name “New Balance” by observing chickens in his yard and demonstrated the way his arch supports worked by keeping a chicken foot on his office desk. He explained to customers that the chicken’s three-pronged foot resulted in perfect balance. In 1927, Riley hired Arthur Hall to be a salesman. In 1934, Hall became a business partner and found his niche by marketing to people whose jobs required them to spend a lot of time...

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A Hollywood Choice: Chloe and Giuseppe Zanotti Wedge Sneakers...

Feb 6, 2013 by

Apparently Hollywood stars are mad about wedge sneakers! We’ve spotted Eva Mendes, Miranda Kerr and even Naomi Watts wearing them! After all, who wouldn’t want to wear something comfy and fashionable? You can wear them on any casual occasion and they fit perfectly with leggings of skinny jeans. And consider this: you get that extra height of heels without any bother, discomfort or pain. If some years ago, you didn’t even bother to think of this kind of sneakers..well, things have changed indeed. The best designers are giving us multiple chic and amazing choices for all tastes. I’m not trying to offer you some sort of celebrity look-alike. I’ve found my own choices, which I consider them to be far more stylish and refined. For instance, one of my favorite brands, Chloe, has chosen...

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The Lanvin Black Scaled Leather Sneakers...

Jan 2, 2013 by

  Since I started this blog, it seems I never posted an article about sneakers. This is a little bit odd, since I like them a lot and there are more and more designers that give attention to them. Sneakers can be extremely fashionable and trendy. And it seems obvious to accept they will never be outmoded. Lanvin, for example, succeeded in combining very well the concept of sportswear with leather. The Black Scaled Leather Sneakers are, in fact, quite a nice pair of shoes, perfect for a walk in the park.   I would even wear them for work, if I had this possibility. The Lanvin Sneakers are ankle-high with tonal pebbled leather cap toe and charcoal lace-up closure. The upper part is 100% and the sole is made of rubber. You can...

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