Tom Ford – foot first into athletic men’s footwear

Tom Ford is launching a luxury athletic footwear collection of the casual footwear for men in his AW 2014 offering.

Ford’s new collection will offer Italian made shows in leather and velvet. The shoes are made to the standards you would expect with each shoe being stitched over a week, then polished and then “resting” the leather for 10 days where the shape of the shoe is created. They’re then hand-polished over three days.

The cost to the customer of such fine craftsman will be Around £590 ($990) for the leather high top finish and £420 ($690) for the velvet low top finish. (according to