September 18th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
Arriving in the wake of and clearly influenced by the success of Supra’s Skytop series, Android Homme’s Propulsion line has become the brand’s centerpiece. A distinctly upscale standout silhouette with serious style and premium quality unmatched by most brands, the Android Homme Propulsion and Propulsion 2.5 are at the peak of their powers here, the former going with suede and mesh atop a clear outsole while the newer version opts for nubuck plus a unique multicolor cork print on the heels that suggests we’re only scratching the surface of an all-out patterned iceberg. Have a closer look after the jump, let us know which pair stands out to you and grab them at select retailers like Kith.
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May 15th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
When it comes to burgeoning brands offering ostentatious super-hightops, the most obvious answer to the clue would be Supra. Their Skytop line is massively successful with the young skateboarder set, but if you’re looking for something a bit more upscale, check out these new releases from Android Homme. The Propulsion lineage works double duty as the Android Homme Propulsion 2.5 joins the 1.5, and is joined by the all new tassle-collared Mach 2 chukka. These premium lifestyle sneakers range from $190 to $380; do you find these sufficiently beautiful to justify a near ‘double-Elite’ MSRP? Let us know when you click through to see the whole collection, then find yours at select retailers like Kith.
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