(Capsule) Review: Footwear
The first thing that caught fellow PSFK writer Dave Pinter’s eye were the Spring Court Organic Shoes which debuted at (capsule). The shoes are actually based on the “orginal” Spring Court shoe- which is the first forefather of the modern tennis shoe. However, the new Spring Court’s have a more eco-conscious feel, with natural rubber soles, organic cotton uppers and even woven cotton eyelets replacing traditional the metal ones.
Another interesting development in shoes is a current collaboration between art periodical Arkitip , General Surplus and the Ace Hotel. Unlike many of the other shoe collections at Capsule, this collaboration is neither streetwear nor nuevo-gentleman, but rather can be described as elegant vacation chic. According to the press release: