Voyager Journal — sneakers

Revolver at the Urban Air Market, this Saturday 10/20 in the Lower Haight!

2012 art collaboration design handmade jewelry local Made in the USA quality sneakers sustainable textiles

This Saturday, October 20th, Revolver will participate in the Urban Air Market at its inaugural event in the Lower Haight. Haight Street from Webster to Pierce will be closed to auto traffic. Instead, the street will be lined with booths featuring 200+ independent designers selling clothing, accessories, jewelry, and other items. We've interviewed Danielle Cohen, director of Urban Air Market, about the event and she gave us the scoop on what it's all about. Come check it and us out! Where did the inspiration for the Urban Air Market come from? Can you tell us what influenced you to begin...

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You Must Create

2012 English Inspiration menswear music sneakers

Started in 1995, You Must Create is an English label with two eponymous shops in London. Drawing on diverse sources of inspiration, YMC creates beautiful and bold clothing for the chic and cheeky set. Their designs are clean, a bit vintage inspired, a bit workwear inspired, a bit outdoorsy, and decidedly fun. YMC's designer, Jody Fraser, answered a few questions for Revolver about his processes and inspirations, past and current.    In your "About" section on the website, you've included the sentence "YMC were and will always be defined as much by what they are against as what they are for." This...

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Made In Africa: SAWA Sneakers Profile

Africa Inspiration SAWA Shoes sneakers

SAWA Shoes, beautiful sneakers, carried at Revolver, are created entirely in Africa, from design concept to fabrication.  Clean and vintage look and feel. These shoes are so much more than just a boss pair of sneakers. Medhi Slimani, co-founder of SAWA, has taken the time to answer a few questions for Revolver, and his answers have us super excited and hungry to see more from SAWA in the future.  First off, we love your "About Us" section on your website, including the video and accompanying animations. You make a very clear and definitive statement that you are not a charity or fair trade...

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