Micam: Anthony MilesSubscription
Unveiled in the UK for autumn 12 as a capsule collection exclusive to Selfridges, men’s footwear brand Anthony Miles is launching a full wholesale range for spring 13.
Backed by the owners of footwear brand Hudson, Purified is now in its second season and has already secured some notable accounts including Poste Mistress, Poste, Selfridges and Sarah Coggles.
Having been snapped up by the likes of Asos and New Look for autumn 12 and again for spring 13, Drapers is tipping Australian-brand Senso to be the next big name in women’s footwear for the UK.
Micam: Kat MaconieSubscription
London-born designer Kat Maconie has launched casual trainer styles for spring 13, which, although a departure from what she is known for, still carry her handwriting and feature many of the elements that are synonymous with her footwear, including gold stud detailing on the heel.
Micam: Top five trendsSubscription
The top five trends from Micam.
Micam Spring 13Subscription
Spring 13 has provided a refreshing change when it comes to footwear trends and international footwear tradeshow Micam was no different.
Newness shines at MicamSubscription
As I am sure you will all be expecting if you read my recent blog prior to Italian footwear tradeshow Micam, this week, for me, feels something akin to the first week of January when all the Christmas and New Year festivities are over.
Cream of British buyers flock to Micam showSubscription
British buyers flocked to Milan-based footwear show Micam this week, cementing its position as the premier international event in the sector.
The trend for snakeskin effect footwear, which was first seen in large quantities four seasons ago, continues for spring 13 and Yorkshire-based brand Bourne is definitely capitalising on it.
Micam: Kat Von DSubscription
Launched in the UK at Pure, the footwear brand from US-based celebrity tattoo artist Kat Von D, comes on the back of her clothing line which launched in the UK for autumn 12.