What began as a denim clothing label created by a ragtag artists' collective in Paris has now morphed into a full-fledged clothing and shoes brand. Surface to Air exudes a confident, edgy cool that’s earned it the adoration of downtown tastemakers from New York to Copenhagen. Need proof? Look no further than their buzzed-about design collaborations with ultra-hip musicians like Justice, Kim Gordon and Kings of Leon. . The brand's suits, button-downs, bombers, and chinos are slimmed down and decked out with details like epaulets and engraved buttons. Denim is still a surefire staple, but it’s Surface to Air’s now-iconic buckle wedges and slim leather jackets that make its offerings such a breath of fresh… well, you know.
After five days of heels, give your feet a break with the fabulous flats we've rounded up here. Choose among comfortable styles — including pretty ballerinas, versatile sandals, beach-worthy espadrilles, and streetwise sneakers — from the industry’s top names. And for those of you who crave the height boost every day of the week, we've got a few pairs of boots, too, which will add inches without sacrificing comfort.
Now that the holidays are in the rearview mirror, you’re probably thinking: Time to plan that next getaway. And if you’re a fan of snow over sand, you won’t want to miss this sale, which is brimming with sturdy, classic Ben Sherman bags, supple cashmere accessories, and essential gear like goggles and helmets from Smith Optics. In other words, everything you need to leave your stress on the slopes.
Why do we love wedges? Because they deliver serious height without the discomfort of a high heel. And this stylish selection of transitional wedges serves another purpose as well: Providing a look you can wear from now all the way through summer. Choose from neutral criss-cross leather platforms, classic blacks, and daring olive python styles. Whether they’re paired with jeans for now or leg-baring frocks as the weather heats up, these options definitely deserve a spot in your shoe closet.
It’s hard to argue with the appeal of a good pair of smart sneakers. They’re relaxed and comfortable, but you don’t run the risk of looking like you accidentally forgot to change your shoes after that last workout. Of course, you could work out in them in a pinch. And if you do, you’ll be the best-dressed guy in the gym—or in PE. Bonus.