Tag results for: Jon Buscemi

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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

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Ronnie Fieg x Buscemi 100mm Sneaker – Veg Tan/Rose Gold

In the words of Ronnie Fieg, his collaboration with Jon Buscemi on the Buscemi 100mm Sneaker represents nothing short of a masterpiece. It is, he says, “one of the greatest fashion sneakers I have ever seen.” Looking at the details, it’s not hard to see the justification … READ MORE

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ALL GONE 2013 – Launch Party at Colette Paris | Event Recap

By the amount of people jammed into the Parisian boutique Colette, you knew something quite important was taking place. In conjunction with last week’s Paris Fashion Week for menswear, Michael Dupouy of La MJC hosted the launch party for his ALL GONE 2013 book. Packed with locals … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe – Red

Long associated with Gourmet, the trendsetting lifestyle footwear label, designer Jon Buscemi set out on his own recently to pursue something beyond the status quo once again. The result was the BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe. Though categorized as a sneaker by default, each pair of BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe … READ MORE

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Buscemi Deerskin Leather Skateboards

Having made a name for himself through stints at DC Shoes and Oliver Peoples, Jon Buscemi struck out on his own in 2005 to found Gourmet Footwear, and now the native New Yorker is embarking on a new venture with his eponymous label Buscemi. The brand’s focus … READ MORE

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Buscemi 100MM Mid-Top Sneakers

Jon Buscemi has unveiled his latest project, Buscemi, revealing his labor of love to the whole world. First to drop are premium sneakers named, 100MM Mid-Top Sneakers. Constructed from full grain Italian tumbled leather on its uppers, the quality of finish reminds of a luxury handbag. A … READ MORE

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Introducing: GREATS Footwear by Ryan Babenzien & Jon Buscemi

Even if you’re not heading back to campus this Fall, GREATS Footwear is worth some research. Founded by streetwear veterans Ryan Babenzien (former big-wig at K-Swiss & BOAST) and Gourmet Footwear‘s co-founder Jon Buscemi, the brand launch comes in the form of two styles, including the Royale … READ MORE

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Gourmet 22 L – Jay-Z “Brooklyn Nets”

With all the attention on New York Knicks and the NBA Playoffs, its easy to forget that the city now has the Brooklyn Nets as well. So while Nike quipped Spike Lee, aka Knicks’ Biggest Fan, with a pair of one-of-one Air Foamposite One, Gourmet will be … READ MORE

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Gourmet – Spring 2012 ‘Lifestyling’ | Video

In a humorous episode entitled Lifestyling, the gentlemen behind the footwear brand Gourmet takes us on a 24 like video, capturing their daily routine. The video lookbook works perfectly to showcase their Spring 2012 footwear in a subliminal way. In fact the clever execution of the story … READ MORE

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Gourmet – Fall 2011 Collection | Delivery 2

There is no need to search high and low for them. Now, the complete Gourmet collection of footwear for Fall 2011 is available online. With this second delivery, it also marked the final shipment for Fall 2011 models as designers at Gourmet make the transition for Winter/Holiday … READ MORE