Tag results for: Jon Buscemi

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GREATS Brand Opens Retail Store in Brooklyn

GREATS has announced the opening of the brand’s new retail shop, located in the heart of the city where the company was born — namely, Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The air store, full of natural light and appointed with blond wood fixtures and flooring, will stock all of GREATS’ sneaker models, including … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI 100mm Blue – Online Store Exclusive Edition

Handmade in the Civitanova region of Italy, an area most famous for its leather craft tradition, the BUSCEMI 100mm Blue is the luxury footwear label’s newest addition to its fast expanding product line. Crafted in premium tumbled calf leather, dyed with the distinctive medium blue hue and … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI – Fall 2014 Collection Lookbook

For Fall 2014, BUSCEMI continues its mission of creating luxuriously unique takes on everyday wearable objects. That polished, opulent aesthetic is front and center on the brand’s 100mm sneaker, hand-crafted in Italy and rendered here in a metallic gold finish seemingly tailor made for the matching padlock … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI 100MM – Orange

Buscemi, Jon Buscemi‘s namesake brand, releases another new colorway of the premium 100MM sneakers. As we approach the fall season, the orange tone evokes falling leaves in autumn. Constructed from full grain Italian calf leather, each pair is crafted masterfully in Civitanova, Italy, a mecca for luxury … READ MORE

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The GREATS Royale – Made in Italy Collection

Founded by industry vets Ryan Babenzien and Jon Buscemi, GREATS has undertaken the admirable mission of delivering high-quality sneakers directly to the customer, meaning premium quality without the premium price points. This is especially true for the brand’s new version of its Royale sneaker, handcrafted in Civitanova Italy, a region … READ MORE

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The Wall Street Journal – “The Key to Selling an $800 Sneaker”

Last month saw the paper of record musing on the coming of age of the sneaker, and now it’s the Wall Street Journal delivering a bit of exposition on the high-end sneaker segment. Specifically, the piece focuses on Buscemi, the namesake brand of Jon Buscemi that’s made … READ MORE

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EN NOIR x BUSCEMI 125mm Croc-Embossed Leather High Top

EN NOIR and Buscemi have teamed up once again, this time on the Buscemi 125mm, custom crafted to the exact specifications of EN NOIR. The upper is built with cavallo hides hand-picked from the finest tannery in Southeast Italy and laser-cut with a unique crocodile pattern. The footbed and … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI 50mm

Buscemi introduced their premium high-cut sneakers, 100mm and 125mm not long ago, creating a unique pair that resonated to footwear connoisseurs. Founder and designer, Jon Buscemi, now unveiled the second chapter in the young brand by proposing this low-cut model, 50mm. Keeping its trademark design language, these … READ MORE

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Greats: The Footwear Company that could Change the Game

]It’s a tall order to suggest that you can re-shape the sneaker world, yet that’s exactly what Greats is setting out to do. Spearheaded by Ryan Babenzien and Jon Buscemi, Greats is motivated by the desire to shift the landscape in the footwear industry by giving the consumer access to high-quality selections at the lowest prices in the… READ MORE

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Greats – The BAB | Available Now

From the onset, veteran designers Ryan Babenzien and Jon Buscemi created the BAB to address several issues they’ve noticed in the sneaker industry. On a familiar chukka desert boot silhouette, Babenzien and Buscemi applied technical attributes such as nylon mesh and lightweight EVA sole to give the … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI – “Obnoxiously High Quality” | Video

We hear a lot about handcrafted quality, but its not often that we get the see the full lifecycle of pair of footwear from sketch to box. In their latest video, entitled “Obnoxiously High Quality,” the team over at Buscemi share a few moments of their time revealing … READ MORE