The mulement is in full effect. With lockdowns lifting around the world people are looking to take the ease and comfort of indoor footwear outside. Brands like Fear of God and Vans are more than happy to oblige, unveiling a number of heel-less silhouettes with an Avant-garde approach to style. Jerry Lorenzo’s latest FOG endeavour surrounds “The California” slip-on, first spotted on the soles of the luxury designer himself back in April 2021. The long-awaited model now officially announced its debut.
It’s only been a couple of days since ASAP Rocky was spotted rocking his latest Vans collaboration mule. And it looks like Fear of God has taken the trend one step further, unveiling “The California”. A backless, hand-designed mule manufactured in Italy that perfectly suits the west coast lifestyle from which it finds its name.
With a similar closed-cell foam structure resembling that of the Yeezy Foam Runner, The California turns things up a notch in the comfort department. Utilising a premium closed-cell foam patented XL EXTRALIGHT Technology in its construction. This aids with the seamless slanted design that features nothing but an air vent slit on the medial side.
Launching on July 9 at 7 am PST online and through select overseas retailers such as retailers Nordstrom, Selfridges and more. Fans will have the choice of monochromatic Oat, Almond, Concrete and Cement colourways. With the entire range available in men’s, women’s and kid’s sizes. We can’t think of a better Crocs alternative, because no one wants to be seen down at Bondi Beach rocking a pair of clogs…