From Shirts to Shoes: A Recent History of Clothing Brands That Launched Sneaker Lines

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Crooks & Castles

Clothes: 2002
Kicks: 2010

Before kick collaborations were a daily operation, Crooks & Castles was teaming up with Vans on a slew of hot selling dual-branded drops. Gucci colorways and limited variations on seldom seen models worked well, often dropping as exclusives to the streetwear brand’s flagship shop. After a slew of packs and increased availability, C&C launched their own footwear line in 2010. Canvas silos comparable to their Vans collaborations saw inspiration ranging from skateboarding, boots and boat shoes. Footwear can still be found by Crooks & Castles via their online shop.

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