Clarks have been making quality footwear since 1825, making them one of the longest-running shoemakers in the world. What’s interesting about Clarks is they are universally loved by, it seems, pretty much everyone. From The Wu-Tang Clan making an entire song dedicated to the Wallabee shoes to their Desert Boots being included in The Design Museum’s '50 Shoes That Changed The World' – there seems to be no end to the adoration for the brand and with good reason.
Clarks have been making quality footwear since 1825, making them one of the longest running shoemakers in the world. What's interesting about Clarks is they are universally loved by, it seems, pretty much everyone. From The Wu-Tang Clan making a entire song dedicated to the Wallabee shoes to their Desert Boots being included in The Design Museum's 50 Shoes That Changed The World - there seems to be no end to the adoration for the brand and its with good reason.
Clarks Originals are a quintessential British brand, with heaps of history and a beautiful range, they’re one of the best in the business. Read our blog for brand features and much more. Clarks Originals began humbly, having gradually become one of the most storied footwear labels in Britain (if not the World) over the last 200 years. Respected for their superior construction techniques and their iconic British design, it’s quite likely that most of us have owned a pair of Clarks at some point in our lives. As mentioned above... Read More
Recognizable for its central stitching the Desert Trek has become one of the most influential silhouettes in casual footwear since its original launch in 1970. A staple ever since, the model joins its other famous compatriots such as the Desert Boot and the Wallabee in returning to Stuarts London for SS17 as part of this seasons Clarks Originals collection. Keeping the comforts that has made the model one of the most popular within the Clarks archives, the latest Desert Trek to arrive at Stuarts London is a one of a... Read More
The much anticipated AW16 arrival of the Clarks Originals X Beams 40th Anniversary Desert Boot has just arrived in store and is due to go online imminently. Known as the Clarks Originals Desert Trek Hi, this special edition release is a collaboration between the infamous British Shoemaker and the Japanese label and retailer Beams. Featured in Sand and Navy Suede colorways both models feature the original, authentic crepe sole, this boot is produced in limited quantities and is set to be priced at £120. Get your first look at these special boots... Read More
Last season DOOM put his unmistakable stamp on a limited edition Clarks Originals classic, the Wallabee. Now, the self-styled ‘super villain of hip hop is back, collaborating with Clarks Originals on a new Wallabee like no other. Known for breaking onto the New York hip-hop scene in the 90s, DOOM’s previous collaborations include Danger Mouse, Ghostface and Thom Yorke. This season, the British-born American underground hip hop artist presents a shoe that is as recognisable and as individual as the man in the mask himself. DOOM’s remix of the iconic... Read More
This spring summer Clarks Originals are taking their hugely successful Pioneer creative campaign to new heights, by Partnering with infamous hip-hop artist DOOM. Making his way to the Home of Clarks, to capture the sounds of Street. Working with his recordings, Doom has prepared an Exclusive track remix that will be launched online. (due March 2014) What’s more DOOM was faced with a fresh challenge for 2014. He was asked to design his own limited edition Clarks Wallabee. Keeping it real and adding his own flavour, the design looks every... Read More
YMC x Clarks Originals Shoes for SS13 Something for everyone in this exciting collection. from YMC and Clarks. The favourite high street brand have teamed up together to offer a capsule collection of footwear. Exciting and accessible, Clarks Originals are known for their ace collaborations, and YMC’s philosophy makes them a perfect match for the brand. Formed in London in 1995, You Must Create has become a highly significant design label. With a huge cult following, the range offers the very best qualities of the two brands: the high quality... Read More
Clarks Desert Boots Surge Profits For UK Brand As the high street in the UK is struggling with the latest downshift and trouble surrounding the sector, it is good to hear that one of the longest established UK brands has produced one of its most profitable years. Clarks has challenged the trend on the high street with a big surge in annual profits and sales. The Clarks brand saw profits go above the £100 million mark according to Companies House and the Sunday Times. Turnover of £1.28 billion, which is... Read More