PostRule sports luxe this summer

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SHOP – Clutch bags

Create a new take on sports minimalism by teaming an oversized t-shirt dress with our Trigenic Flex.  Already a big hit with sneaker freaks, this pioneering design is made using moccasin construction and has a three part decoupled sole that flexes with the foot. Finish your look with the Tigley Spring clutch – its clean lines will add an architectural edge to this effortless off-duty outfit.

See more ways to style Trigenics here.

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PostHerschel x Clarks Desert Boots

Herschel Clarks Desert Boot

SHOP – Clarks Herschel Desert Boots

To celebrate 65 years of the Desert Boot, we’ve teamed up with design driven accessorise brand Herschel for an exclusive collaboration. Available in navy and grey premium suede, the Herschel Desert Boot features colour-dipped lace aglets, a contrasting tumbled leather tongue and a soft chambray lining for a look that blends timeless functionality with modern design.

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PostBLOG LOVING: SAMIO – SUMMER STYLE

Blue sandals

With the sun we’ve been enjoying, now is the perfect time to start assembling the building blocks of your new season wardrobe. Model and fashion blogger Samio has teamed our Hotel Bustle shoe in navy leather with ripped and rolled jeans, a classic striped tee and sunglasses for a fresh take on summer in the city. Start building your new style now…

SHOP – Summer shoes 

SHOP – Hotel Bustle

Click here for MORE SUMMER STYLE

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PostWhite out – white sandals for women

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This season there was a white-out on the runways and now that summer has arrived this hue is good-to-go. Take a detox from clashing prints and patterns with all white sandals, backpacks kimono tops, and courts. Our Geta Block sandals feature a geisha inspired look using an ultra-lightweight cork wrapped sole – meaning they achieve that must-have chunky appearance but they’re light enough to wear on long summer days.

SHOP – White shoes and sandals

BUY- Geta Block

SHOP – White bags

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PostBlog loving: 70s style Orla Kiely

70s style

World famous fashion blogger Megan Ellaby – Pages by Megan takes our Orla Beryl platform shoes down to Brighton.

‘The most beautiful shoes I’ve ever had the pleasure of owning and definitely my all-time favourite pair.’ 

We think it’s fair to say she likes them.

BUY – Orla Beryl platform shoes

SHOP – Orla Kiely collection 

Orla Kiely shoes

70s style

 

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PostJobs in fashion: Buying

Jobs in fashion

As part of our series on working in the fashion industry we catch up with Men’s Buyer, Fee Pearce, to find out a little more about working in buying…

SHOP – Clarks Originals Trigenics

SHOP – Women’s Originals

How I got here…

I’ve always been creative, but to begin with my interests were in Fashion Journalism. I studied Fashion Management and then took an internship at WGSN, but found myself drawn to Buying after learning more about what it involves. I got a job in London working for an outdoor clothing company as an assistant on their Buying team and soaked up everything I could. I’ve always wanted to work for a global brand so Clarks was a natural next step for me.

My advice for breaking in to fashion…

Accept the fact it’s going to be competitive so make sure you stand out from the crowd – be passionate, deliver your best at all times (even if it’s making your boss an awesome cup of tea) and always arrive early!

Worst advice I ever got…

A difficult manager once told me I shouldn’t make any mistakes, which is ridiculous. Making mistakes is sometimes one of the best ways to learn, and as long as you’re not doing it all the time, also one of the best ways to identify how to improve a process or challenge the status quo.

Unexpected challenges…

The weather! Recently our seasons in the UK have been particularly unpredictable. As a Buyer it’s my job to know what the consumer is going to want from us a year from now, but in the last couple of years the weather has meant it’s been hard for us to plan for transitional points in the season. I’ve found myself asking our designers for boots in spring and canvas in autumn!

My go-to look…

Everything in my wardrobe is black at the moment! It’s easy chic. I’m a bit of a tomboy so I’m really into man-tailoring and simple sports inspired aesthetics to set off an outfit – mesh, square-cut tops and a silver chain.

What I’m wearing now….

My Trigenics look great with almost everything. I love the deconstructed sole. I always turn up my jeans when I wear them to make sure they get the attention they deserve!

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PostRats to Rudeboys – Story of the Clarks Desert Boot

Ever since the Clarks Desert Boot took America by storm in 1950, the deceptively simple design has captured the imagination of subcultures and style leaders from around the world. Whether it was in the music halls of 1970s Kingston, Jamaica or on the streets of Paris during the 1968 uprisings, the Desert Boot has been the shoe of choice for youth trying to carve out a new identity.

SHOP – Clarks Desert Boots 

In celebration of its 65th anniversary we’re using WhatsApp to connect the Desert Boot’s fans with key figures from subcultures of the past 65 years. To discover more about the project watch the film and read on below…  Continue reading

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