Alfredo Gonzales

Neo-trad striped and argyle socks for skaters and professionals

Inspired by the pseudo-mythical life of a Mexican-American skater and sock factory worker, Alfredo Gonzales is a self-proclaimed “lifestyle sock brand” that bridges dress socks with streetwear style. Colorful stripe patterns and argyle are par for the course when it comes to Alfredo Gonzales’ stock, which offers mid-calf rises that can be dressed up or down. We had the chance to see the 2013 line, …

L’F

Italian-made unisex brogues with a modern twist

L’F is a line of unisex shoes from Licia Florio and Francio Ferrari, a fashion designer (Florio) and artist/photographer (Ferrari) who also live together. Wanting to create something together the couple came up with L’F, which is comprised of one style for men and women. The shoe comes in combinations of up to three colors, with various details available like studs and hooks. The fresh …