made exclusively for opening ceremony, yuki himself says that the ripple sole oxford is made for people who work hard - wheter you're on the docks, in the factory, or on the streets. the elastic rippled traction responds when you walk to give energy back into the foot. this unique style is ready for anything.
Established: 1995 by Yuki Matsuda
With a deep, well-researched appreciation of traditional American shoemaking, Yuki Matsuda creates immediately familiar yet uniquely modern footwear with an array of authentic textiles. Enlisting the most experienced, capable hands to carefully craft each pair, Matsuda sees the entire process through--from conception to reality. Prominently influenced by historic Native American detailing, Yuketen often showcases a playful, contemporary take on the moccasin or chukka boot each season.