What’s in an Ugg? Court battle brews over boots brand name

LIDCOMBE, AUSTRALIA—Three decades before Oprah Winfrey ignited a fashion firestorm by promoting the fleecy footwear known as Uggs, a surfer named Corky Carroll packed a pair of something very similar for what would turn out to be a fateful journey. Carroll, a famous surfer in the 1960s and ’70s, discovered the boots while hitting the waves in Australia, where locals used them to keep their feet warm on cold days… Read Article →


Why are men’s boots so popular right now? So, the first question I have Chris is that it seems like boots are really growing in popularity lately. What’s going on with that? Why is that happening? Yeah, I think, you see guys on the streets wearing boots really a lot more in the last four or five years. I think a couple of things have contributed to this. One, men… Read Article →

Chukka boot or Desert boot

Who’s the chukka boot for? Ideally, it’s a great boot for students because it pairs with a lot of outfits so if you don’t have much money, you can invest in one pair of boots and it works with a lot of combinations. It’s also a fantastic boot for men who like to wear denim or jeans because it pairs really well. It’s a boot that pairs well with corduroys when it’s cold outside during… Read Article →

Business Casual Shoes

Loafers and Moccasins Loafers and moccasins are the most obvious choices for business casual shoes for men as their slip-on style and simple design gives them a real ease; it’s hardly surprising the style originated as a house slipper. These two styles are very similar, the main difference being that loafers have leather soles and heels whereas moccasins don’t. Instead of leather soles, moccasins have rubber pebble soles. While this may seem purely aesthetic,… Read Article →

Casual Shoes With Jeans

What shoes should you wear with jeans? That seems like a no- brainer, right? Wrong. Sure, you probably wear jeans whenever you’re not working. They’re your go-to casual pants. You slip them on and grab whatever ratty sneakers you have lying around and you’re good to go. In today’s style climate, your jeans shouldn’t just be for your lazy outfits. Jeans are high-fashion. Jeans can impress just as much as… Read Article →

Wear Sneakers Almost Everywhere

Style and comfort come together in our range of ladies casual shoes, perfect for everyday wear, including sneakers, slip-ons, trainers and chic flats. The humble sneaker is no longer just for working out they’ve undergone a chic makeover and are now available in shimmering metallic shades, in embellished styles and in elegant platform wedges. Moda in Pelle’s varied range of women’s casual shoes and fashion sneakers includes wedge heeled trainers,… Read Article →

Casual Style to look sharp

 Stop Dressing Like a Boy, Dress Like a Grown-Up Many men approach their casual style from the wrong angle; they aim to look youthful. But if you want to look well-dressed, you should always aim to look mature. Because maturity is an attractive quality in men. Maturity, after all, is what separates the men from the boys. Maturity shows masculinity and commands respect, and it’s a quality you want people to see in you…. Read Article →


 WHAT TO WEAR TO THE RACES Dressing for any special occasion can be tricky; the races bring a whole new meaning to the word! What to wear for the races well and truly is a minefield. You have awkward late spring weather and mind-boggling dress codes to contend with — and, of course, you want to look fabulous! With the Grand National this weekend kicking off horse racing season, here… Read Article →

Baltic Fashion

Event Focus The Baltic Fashion & Textile Riga 2016 Brokerage offers business contacts to fashion and textile professionals who are looking for potential partners in Latvia and other countries to ensure sustainable business development and growth Brokerage provides possibility to research the latest trends in textile and fashion industry, giving an insight of technological development and new production lines. Why to participate Massive B2B brokerage programme enables exhibitors to find… Read Article →