Creative Recreation

Creative Recreation

Longtime friends Robert Nand and Rich Cofinco launched Creative Recreation in 2002 to address the relative absence of stylish footwear options for young, creative professional men. There were dress shoes for the office, and sneakers for the basketball court, but very few casual shoes they wanted to wear. Being employed in the footwear industry gave Nand and Cofinco a solid foundation for designing their own line of unabashedly youthful sneakers, boots, and shoes. Bridging the gap between formal and casual, Creative Recreation’s sneakers have style to spare: think sleek tumbled leather high-tops, black low-tops with distinctive contrast stitching, warm waterproof boots, and — for women — styles ranging from stiletto boots to zebra-print “Cesario” sneakers. The brand also makes kicks for kids — applying lots of bright colors and Velcro fasteners for easy removal. Recreation has never been so creative or fun.

Past Sales Featuring Creative Recreation

Creative Recreation Shoes Under $60
SALE ENDED ON: October 21, 2013

Shoes Under $60

Sneakers, boots, boat shoes, and more at killer prices
Creative Recreation Final Few
SALE ENDED ON: October 4, 2013

Final Few

Once in a while, we wind up with some great items that haven't found their way to a good home (read: yours). It’s tragic, we know. But there’s a silver lining — we've put all those stylish pieces in one place for easy browsing (and picking). We’ve only got a few of each item in stock, so move fast before we run out.
Creative Recreation Shoes Under $50
SALE ENDED ON: September 23, 2013

Shoes Under $50

This sale has it all, whether you're looking to knock around town in a pair of New Balances (which, technically, also work for running—just FYI), or channel JFK with a classic pair of boat shoes. The one thing they all have in common? As the sale says, they’re all under $50. Which means you may want to pick up a couple pair.
Creative Recreation Covetable Kicks
SALE ENDED ON: August 31, 2013

Covetable Kicks

This sale features some of the top names in men’s footwear, from Prada and Lacoste, to Buttero and Tretorn. The assortment is as broad as that range of brands, ranging from lace-up boots to sneakers and more. The one thing everything in this sale has in common? The uncanny ability to induce footwear envy among friends and strangers alike.
Creative Recreation Kicks for $45
SALE ENDED ON: August 5, 2013

Kicks for $45

Whether you're looking for a pair to kick around in on the weekend, sneakers for the gym, or casual boots to wear with denim, this sale has you covered, with well-priced options from Converse, Eastland Shoe Company, New Balance, and more.
Creative Recreation Statement Sneakers
SALE ENDED ON: August 2, 2013

Statement Sneakers

These days it's just as common to see a pair of high-tops as lace-ups on the red carpet (hello Jason Sudeikis at the 2013 Met Gala). This sale features a slew of event-ready kicks, from Calvin Klein and Lanvin, to G-Star and Tretorn.
Creative Recreation Casual Friday
SALE ENDED ON: July 14, 2013

Casual Friday

Casual Friday's your best opportunity to show your workmates (and the world), you know what's up when you're not in uniform. All it takes is a crisply cut sport-shirt, some slim-fit pants and a killer pair of canvas sneakers. It's all here.

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