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Clae Chambers “Black” | KITH Exclusive

As Clae‘s Fall/Winter 2014 offerings begin rolling into stores over the next few weeks, one particular model — the high-top Chambers in a sleek black colorway — can be found exclusively at New York retailer KITH. Built with a premium textured leather upper, the shoe is equipped with … READ MORE


Clae – Summer 2014 Collection

Independent sneaker brand Clae looks to the worlds of both flora and fauna to assemble its Summer 2014 collection of footwear. There’s the Ellington Textile, mounted on a durable rubber cupsole and featuring a canvas upper finished in either an umber leopard print or an array of pale Hawaiian flowers. … READ MORE


CLAE Introduces New Lightweight EVA Soles on Fall 2013 Footwear Collection

Largely due to its lightweight properties, EVA outsoles are more prevalent now than ever before. But not all EVA soles are created equal, as CLAE‘s creative director Sung Choi pointed out. One of the first lifestyle footwear brand to utilized EVA soles throughout its product line, CLAE … READ MORE


Steven Alan x CLAE Strayhorn Vibram

Featuring a sleek suede upper combined with the classic workboot style, Steven Alan and the footwear experts over at CLAE have a very special silhouette for you to consider this Fall. Dubbed the Strayhorn Vibram, this otherwise work-minded model is given a more sophisticated feel thanks to … READ MORE


CLAE Mills – Spring 2013 | Available Now

Making its debut as part of CLAE‘s Spring 2013 collection, the Mills runner finds a mesh and suede upper resting atop a genuine cork-wrapped midsole and sturdy Vibram outsole. An open-cell mesh toe box in charcoal is accented with eye-catching royal blue suede that covers the rest … READ MORE


size? x CLAE Ellington

UK retailer size? has partnered with Southern California’s CLAE to rework the brand’s popular Ellington model, finishing the shoe’s canvas exterior in an eye-catching black and white leopard print that nicely plays off the simple silhouette. Resting on a flexible gum rubber sole unit good built for … READ MORE


CLAE Early Spring 2013 Collection

Emerging as a go-to brand for smart and casual footwear for the modern man, CLAE has released an early Spring 2013 collection that blends sophistication and comfort with high-quality materials. Brand favorites like the Ellington, Strayhorn, Powell and Hamilton return in new considered designs, combined with an … READ MORE


CLAE Waterproof Suiting Collection

Not to worry, it’s just water… Encompassed timeless designs like the Richards boot, Powell wingtip, Strayhorn mid-top, and Ellington low-top, the Waterproof Suiting Collection is CLAE‘s first attempt at truly technical materials. Heathered colorways with smooth full grain leather for accents, the specifically formulated water-repellant coating allows … READ MORE


PROJECT Show Las Vegas – CLAE Spring/Summer 2013

Chambers, Strayhorn, Russell, McQueen, Wilder…these aren’t merely eloquent names thought up by Sung Choi, designer/founder of CLAE, for his footwear. Rather, they are bearers of standards which Choi try to strive for, either in his personal or professional lives. In addition to the noted editions above, as … READ MORE


CLAE – Fall/Winter 2012 Collection – Delivery 1 Lookbook

It isn’t the popularity nor the cutting edge design but the consistency of a particular vision and the influence it has over the rest of the field. This is the impact of footwear label CLAE and its co-founder Sung Choi. Over the last 10 years, it helped to … READ MORE

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Our Favorite Shop | Mid City, Los Angeles

A new kind of shoe shop – one that will be known by the diversity of its products and the minimalism of its sun-infused design – held its Grand Opening in Mid City, Los Angeles this past weekend. A mix of LA streetwear aficionados, art buffs, and … READ MORE