Friday, November 21, 2008

J SHOES in the press

Baltimore Magazine, September 2008, J SHOES advertising

metro.pop Magazine, September 2008, The Essentials featuring Leo & J SHOES / metro.pop collaboration advertising

MR Magazine, September 2008, Fall trends article

The Nest, Fall 2008, Sneakers editorial

Antenna Magazine, Winter issue, J SHOES and Carlos Campos collaboration

Nylon Magazine, November 2008, J SHOES advertising

Style Magazine Baltimore, November 2008, Fashion Week editorial

Boyds Magazine, Fall 2008, Fall Fashion spread J SHOES men's shoes featured

Monday, November 17, 2008


The King Tut exhibit in Atlanta was a hit in its first opening weekend. J SHOES collaborated with the Atlanta event team and local store Laced Up to develop eqyptian inspired shoes as seen below.

Link to CNN article about the KING TUT exhibit in Atlanta:

Models holding KING TUT inspired Sorrento shoe by J SHOES.

VIP event with shoes on display.

Shoes available at Laced Up in Altanta during the KING TUT exhibit now through March 2009. Pictured: Ernel Dawkins, owner of Laced Up

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Top Chef Tonight

Friend of the brand -- Jill Snyder will debut on TOP CHEF tonight on Bravo. Jill is a chef at Red Maple, a Baltimore must-visit!

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

KING TUT shoe premiere

Parker Bros and The Dream Team are proud to join forces with the King Tut Exhibit, The Garner Circle Pr and Laced Up Sneaker Boutique to bring you this week's edition of F.A.T

Tuesday @ Straits. 7pm - 10pm

Join us as fashion meets history.In the midst of Atlanta welcoming the King Tut Exhibit, we will premier 2 classic sneakers inspired by this phenomenal exhibit.

King Tut exhibit heads to Atlanta, Laced Up boutique puts their best foot forward.Atlanta, Ga (PR Web) November - "Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs," presented by the Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University will run from November 15, 2008 to May 22, 2009, at the Atlanta Civic Center. Laced Up Sneaker boutique has partnered with J SHOES, to produce the official "TUT" shoe to be on display for millions to see. With only 36 pairs of the classic Sorrento (women's gladiator) and the Starr (men's sneaker) in metallic gold leather, the coveted shoe has already built up quite a waiting list.

The shoe will be revealed in the "Fashions of Tut" media mixer at Straits restaurant on Tuesday, November 11, 2008 and will go on display for the opening of the exhibit on November 15, 208. Laced Up will be the only store in the nation to exclusively carry the "TUT" J SHOES series. The Sorrento for women is best described as gladiator style goes glam with a hybrid style sandal. It features a soft leather upper in a casual Roman inspired sandal boot style with a round open toe and a strappy leather toe thong post wraps over a wide leather vamp. To compliment the Sorrento, Laced Up will also carry the men's Starr in the matching metallic gold. The Starr J SHOES Starr hightop features smooth leather upper in a classic basketball sneaker style, full lace up front with doubled joined ankle straps and adjustable Velcro closures.
On Tuesday, November 11th, invited guests will be privy to see shoes fit only for royalty. Atlanta's premier diamond jeweler, Prriya and Chintans" will jewel the "TUT" version shoes in thousands of dollars worth of Egyptian inspired jewels for the 'Fashion of Tut" affair. Media Preview at 8:00 pm at Straits resturant. For more information visit or