John Lofgren, an American living in Sendai Japan and a legend among Americana fans, has earnt a name producing some of the best quality repro and vintage-inspired gear on the market. Alongside projects with Russell Athletic and Eastman Leathers, the maker has kept his own label ticking over with a variety of beautiful old-school goods. His latest effort takes the casual root, The Champion low top sneaker referencing great American twentieth century plimsols from Converse to PF Flyers. Made in Japan in one of the few factories dedicated to Vulcanized footwear, tough cotton canvas meets brass eyelets, reinforced heel and toe cap in contrasting shades, comfy dual sponge insoles and a natural rubber Sole. Available in Navy, Cream and Frogskin Camo, Self Edge pick a winner with this latest addition to their inventory.
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