Footwear


NPD: “Athleisure” Lifestyle Drives Fashion Sales Growth in 2014

Debuting at NYFW: "adidas yeezy made by Kanye West"

Port Washington, NY—Total U.S. apparel, footwear and accessories sales in 2014 were up1% due primarily to growth in activewear, … [Read more...]

Iconix Scores Rights to PONY Brand in North America

Iconix Acquires PONY

New York—The upswing in athleisure trends continues to be felt, even in acquisitions. Iconix Brand Group, Inc. today announced … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Snakeskin

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Snakeskin has slithered onto the fashion scene and is here to tempt us all! In greens, blues, blushes, yellows and neutrals,  … [Read more...]

Steven Madden to Buy Canadian Waterproof Footwear Brand Blondo

Blondo is a 100-year-old Canadian footwear brand

Long Island City, NY—Continuing its quest to expand its footwear and accessories portfolio, Steven Madden today announced it … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Sport-Inspired

SPORT INSPIRED

Sport-inspired fashions have kicked off the whole Athleisure trend (get it? Athletic leisure?). Wear these bold hues and mesh … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Woven & Crochet

Woven/Crochet

Woven and crochet accessories weave a tale of beauty, culture and heritage on a variety of accessories this spring. From earthy … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Tropical Prints

Tropical Prints

  Fashion heads to the rainforest this spring with tropical prints across so many accessories. Featuring both brightly … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Western

WESTERN

You don’t need to live Out West to love all things Western. And with the new spin that designers have been putting on this trend, … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Color Trend: Blush Tones

BLUSH COLOR

Fashion is blushing this season, ranging from dusty pinky hues to lighter sandy ones. Equally popular across all accessories, … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Florals

FLORALS

Florals are blooming in very unexpected ways this season, from literal 3D versions to more abstract, graphic interpretations. … [Read more...]

‘Tis the Season for Premium Basketball Footwear

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Port Washington, NY–-Higher-priced athletic footwear has become an early favorite among holiday shoppers. Athletic footwear sales … [Read more...]

Occupational, Outdoor Footwear Categories Experience Strong Growth Over the Past Year

Dickies Challenger Boots

Port Washington, NY--The term fashion (non-athletic) footwear may bring women's pumps and men’s oxfords to mind, but it is the … [Read more...]