Finish Line is now an official supplier of Vlado Footwear.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, Vlado Footwear is the brainchild of Jill Kim, a 40-something year old South Korean single mother. Kim started the company to fill the void for sneakers with fashion forward, trendsetting styling in the urban footwear industry. Since its establishment in 2005, Vlado Footwear has grown tremendously. 24 different model’s are now offered under the brand name, most of which are available in several color options.
Shown here is the SK-1 High from Vlado Footwear. This high-cut sneaker features a perforated leather upper with straps across the forefoot and heel, d-ring style eyelets near the ankle and a vulcanized rubber sole. Retail price for the shoe’s is set at an easy-on-the-pockets $70. Get a closer look at them below and visit Finish Line to check out some of the other Vlado Footwear silhouettes.