Wolverine’s 1000 Mile Old Rip Van Winkle Boot Batch III

A custom-cut slice of a bourbon barrel adorns the heel of these shoes

Heritage footwear and clothing brand Wolverine has once again partnered with legendary bourbon distillery Old Rip Van Winkle (producers of Pappy Van Winkle and more) on a collaborative version of their much loved 1000 Mile Boot. Known as Batch III, the limited edition cap-toe boot—designed in Michigan and handcrafted in Arkansas—features a heel stack that incorporates a custom-cut slice of an oak barrel that once held Old Rip …

Chuck 70 Hi Sneakers

With a custom woven heelstay label and co-branded sockliner, these collaborative Stüssy and Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars are an enhanced version of the iconic sneaker. More than an aesthetic upgrade, these hi-tops feature a 100% hemp upper and a heat transfer patch.

Interview: Del Toro Shoes CEO, Andrew Roberts

Loafers, slippers and sneakers that pair traditional Italian craftsmanship with a contemporary edge and even a bit of humor

Handmade in Naples and Milan, Del Toro shoes invoke the skills of artisans and their time-tested techniques. The cult luxury brand, which has changed hands several times since it was founded in 2005, is now under the care of CEO Andrew Roberts. Though outspoken in his reverence for the shoemakers in Italy and the undeniable value they contribute to the footwear, Roberts envisions a future for the …