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15/08/2019

The Gelato Pack By Karhu

About  One of the biggest sneaker label’s of the late 80’s and early 90’s, Finish label Karhu comes with a rich history that spans back over 100 years all the way to 1916.  With a name that translates to “Bear” the label is widely known for being the first brand to use the three stripes on their shoes – Adidas bought the trademark for 1,600 euros and two bottles of whiskey. The Gelato Pack  In might come as a surprise, but Finns are among the highest consumers of ice cream... Read More

Sneaker Jargon Explained 01/02/2018

Anatomy of a Sneaker Silhouette – Sneakerhead Jargon Explained

Are you interested in a new pair of trainers but confused by all of the sneakerhead jargon? The anatomy of the sneaker can be a complicated thing, especially as shoes come in many different shapes and sizes whilst boasting many different technical features for varied purposes. Essentially, most trainers consist of the same basic parts . Here is an explanation of the jargon along with our glossary per brand   THE ANATOMY OF A SNEAKER SILHOUETTE   Toe Box – The toe box is usually made from leather or suede... Read More

Grenson Sneaker 1 26/01/2018

Grenson Sneaker 1 Seasonal Additions – Online Now

        Introduced towards the back end of SS17 this week welcomes the addition of two new colourways to add to our Grenson Sneaker 1 collection at Stuarts London. Set to arrive imminently Lauded for being the first trainer silhouette to be released by the British Heritage shoemaker in over 150 years of history, Sneaker 1 see’s the expert craftsmanship and quality incorporated into a 70’s style Tennis shoe.  Born from designer Tim Little’s passion for everything footwear and his guilty please for trainers, this season’s iterations see the... Read More

26/01/2018

Introducing Bally Footwear

The cause of much excitement over the past couple of months here at Stuarts London HQ Luxury Swiss Label Bally has arrived. A pioneer in design the Bally name is instantly recognisable for creating some of the most recognised advertising campaigns over the coarse of it’s history that spans over 150 years, the brand is one of the world’s most renowned shoemakers.  Iconic for the “Bally Stripe” accent that has owned a place in almost any walk of life this season’s collection bears all from colour popping sneakers to staple... Read More

30/06/2015

Interview : Marvin Beaver – A real ‘Casual’ at Heart

Our journalistic man about town ‘Dan Abrahams’ caught up with the globe trotting , disk spinning, Dance Music producer – DJ Marvin Beaver. Marvin Beaver, who DJs and produces under the nom de plume of Dylan Rhymes :   TO KEEP at the forefront of global dance music production and DJing Marvin Beaver has had to move with the times, spotting trends and styles long before others do, but he has always remained steadfast in one world, that of the self-confessed ‘sneaker addict’. Beaver, 45, who has been producing tracks for... Read More