Premium materials and sleek design. This is VOR, a young German footwear company with the right philosophy. If you want to cop something timeless that's going to outlast the current trends this should be your sneaker of choice.Buy At VOR ($412)
Samba OG MIG
This one doesn't need an introduction. The Samba is a footwear icon, and also Bob Marley's sneaker of choice. Taking it back to the original colorway, this iteration comes with premium materials and was crafted in Germany.Buy At Caliroots ($118)
KangaROOS x urban people
KangaROOS has made a name for itself in recent times with their high quality 'Made in Germany' collaborations. This time they teamed up with urbanpeople.com to create a sleek version of the Coil R-1 crafted from premium materials. A true collector's piece.Buy At Gloryhole ($295)
While it may not get the same shine as some other brands, Lunge is the German heritage footwear Titan with over 30 years of manufacturing experience. Imbued with performance running technology, each shoe looks uncannily stylish with low-key color options and fabrics to choose from.Buy At Lunge ($259)
Developed by German sneakerhead legend and Solebox founder Hikmet Sugoer, the SONRA Proto features a suede upper, leather ankle collar and leather lining. The rubber sole unit is provided by Lunge.Buy At SONRA ($318)
With tons of new releases and collaborations coming up every week, it’s time to take a step back, slow things down, and think about what really matters in footwear. Is it about the colorways, the hottest brands or the limited availability of a sneaker?
Well, here’s our conclusion — quality is key. “Made in Germany” is the magic phrase we love to see on the tag. With that in mind, we’ve put together a round-up of five silhouettes that will not disappoint in quality or durability, and were crafted with care in the Fatherland.
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