DUKE + DEXTER LAUNCHES COLLABORATION WITH SNOOP DOGG
British footwear brand Duke + Dexter have teamed up with American rapper, Snoop Dogg, to create a footwear collection that is inspired , by the ‘pool to party’ lifestyle, and is made up of 18 bold and eye-catching Duke + Dexter styles. included in this range are Duke loafers, Reed mules and Dexter slides, adorned with Snoop Dogg motifs.
Owning a pair of these fab shoes you will be rather exclusive as The Snoop Dogg collaboration, will be a limited edition run of just 1,000 pairs that are numbered individually to mark their exclusivity. Limited edition collections were decided on after the re-launch of the brand in March, to ensure that each pair of shoes is unique to the individual, with the aim of ensuring a more sustainable production approach.
Lee Rogers, Head of Product at Duke + Dexter said ‘I wanted to try to bring something new and fresh to the collaboration and products. Snoop is such a legend and the weight of doing this well was always in mind…’’
‘’I really wanted to find a quote/lyric that could help encapsulate what Duke + Dexter are as a brand and what Snoop represents, the lyric we decided to use ‘’la di da di, we likes to party we don’t cause no trouble, we don’t bother nobody…’’
The Snoop Dogg collection launches on the 10th June, prices start from £160.00.
Exclusive stockist: Selfridges. Also available at: www.dukeanddexter.com / Duke + Dexter store, Covent Garden.
About Duke + Dexter: British born footwear label appealing to those looking for a touch of the traditional, delivered on contemporary terms. Bold, eye-catching and with an unapologetically rebellious streak, the shoes are designed in London and handcrafted in England.
A truly British enterprise, each pair of Duke + Dexter shoes is designed in London and handmade in a family-run Sheffield workshop. Over 80 years old, the factory prides itself on combining deep-rooted skills with precision and care to ensure all products are crafted to the highest standard.
Duke + Dexter uses materials, colours and textures that challenge expectations of what a heritage British shoe can and should be. Striking a balance between progressive fashion and familiar British charm, never faltering on exceptional comfort to accommodate a modern lifestyle.
Duke + Dexter has been worn by a range of globally recognised celebrities, including Eddie Redmayne, Ryan Reynolds, Justin Timberlake, Jonah Hill, Tinie Tempah and Tyson Beckford.