Three new brands are on sale in South Africa for the first time! Find out more about them here.
Known for: Shoes made in Italy; cool, casual kicks.
Prices: R2,399 – R2,699
Made in Italy, 2Star brings Europe’s freshest streetstyle to South African shores replete with funky, urban designs befitting the country’s burgeoning sneaker scene.
These beautifully-tailored shoes are accentuated with eye-catching designs that mark them out as a cut above usual fare, and since they’re made in Italy, quality materials are guaranteed.
Known for: Timeless Italian heritage; worn by Italian sporting greats.
Prices: R1,699 – R1,999
Italian heritage brand Lotto has a storied history and has been designing eye-catching sneakers for men and women for decades.
The brand arrives in South Africa with a strong European fan base and a reputation for excellence. Lotto sponsored the 2006 World Cup winning Italian soccer team and has been worn by legends of sport since the ’70s.
When it comes to timeless style with a modern edge, it doesn’t get better than this.
Known for: Bright colourful high-tops that appeal to men, women and children
Prices: R999 – R1,299
Not to be confused with Bape (or A Bathing Ape), Drunknmunky is Italy’s irreverent footwear brand with designs for men, women and children.