— May 15, 2014 —
What happens when one of our favourite bloggers and brands come together in a special collaboration?
WE DO OUR HAPPY DANCE!
For the second time around, Superga collaborates with Leandre Medine of The Man Repeller for another collection of amazingly cool kicks due to hit store this month! Check out this video featuring the blogger-designer doing her happy dance here .
The partnership initially began in August 2013 with the debut collection featuring lush velvet and metallic boucle fabrics which had us fall head-over-heels for. This time, the blogger designer turned to luxurious textures and introduces satin and metallic tweed variations. The pairing of the luxe textiles with the simplicity of the classic sneaker is such a perfect marriage. "Satin is one of my favourite fabrics - it catches color so well - and is traditionally used on very formal shoes, so I thought it would be cool to put it on sneakers," said Leandra and we can't agree more!
We are having a bit of trouble choosing between classic black, understated denim blue, luscious olive green and mustard yellow, and the oh-so-pretty ballet pink in the classic satin style... and to make matters worse (or better!) there is also a mule sneaker version that is just so perfect for the summer months! Eenie meenie miney mo....