Danner Updates The Classic ‘Postman Shoe’ With Modern Aesthetics

Jun 3, 2019

Category: Style

When a prolific military and outdoor footwear company teams up with one of Japan’s leading clothing designers, we tend to take note. As one of North America’s leading heritage boot proprietors, Danner has released a handful of iconic silhouettes that continue to stand the test of time — and now, they’ve partnered with Tokyo’s legendary N.Hoolywood for an exercise in refined craftsmanship.

The collaborative effort between the two brands has resulted in a modern recreation of the timeless “Postman Shoe,” without all of the additional distractions. This minimalist slip-on sports a one-piece premium cow leather upper and a durable Vibram outsole to make traversal a breeze, while a clean, laceless style exudes tasteful elegance. From start to finish, the shoes are sourced, crafted, and released in Japan, giving them an authentic presence that pays homage to the country’s eclectic styles. That doesn’t mean you can’t acquire them in the U.S., however — for around $500 (plus $36 for shipping) you’ll be able to pick up a pair for yourself via Coverchord’s online marketplace.

Purchase: $500

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Style

Salomon x Huckberry Just Developed An Exclusive High-Tech Trail Runner

The shoes’ upper combines an abrasion-resistant TPU film with a durable mesh.

Posted By Johnny Brayson

Partner
Featured Image

Jaeger-LeCoultre Turns The Reverso Into The World’s First Four-Sided Watch

The watch boasts 12 patents and 11 complications, amongst many other features.

Posted By

Apr 9, 2021

Featured Image

Panerai Leads The Way On Sustainability With A Watch That’s 98.6% Recycled

The brand has also released a new flagship Luminor in “eSteel.”

Posted By

Apr 8, 2021

Featured Image

The 15 Most Underrated Watches From Luxury Brands

The watches from Rolex, Omega, & more that you didn’t know you wanted.

Posted By

Apr 8, 2021

Featured Image

Rolex Updates The Explorer Watch With A Smaller Case & Splashes Of Gold

It’s the first time the Explorer has ever been offered in precious metal.

Posted By

Apr 8, 2021

Featured Image

These adidas Ultraboost Shoes Can Be Customized With Actual LEGO Bricks

Keeping the studs safely on your shoes rather than painfully under your feet.

Posted By

Apr 8, 2021