• Rick Owens on the Unconventional Appeal of a Birkenstock Sandal

    7 monthes ago - By AnOther

    Founded on the simple maxim that a good pair of shoes should be both comfortable and built to last, at 244 years old German shoemaker Birkenstock may seem incongruous to the mercurial, impulsive shifts of modern fashion. But, as an abundance of replicas on the catwalks of the last half-decade proves, there is much appeal to the orthopaedic sensibilities of a sandal which reveals that life is better in a shoe you can move in.
    That said, it is suprising to note that for...
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