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April 28, 2019 - 1:00 am

Yesterday , Beto O’Rourke announced he’s throwing his hat in the ring for president. Or, perhaps a pair of Western boots.A whimsical likeness of the candidate is featured on a custom pair designed by Nevena Christi, co-owner of boot house Rocketbuster. The company is based in O’Rourke’s home town of El Paso, Texas.After spotting a unique image of O’Rourke on posters, stickers and T-shirts by local artist Patrick Gabaldon done for the 2018 midterm elections, Christi was inspired to create footwear featuring the image of the politician.”We loved the artwork so much, we thought it would be fun to make a pair of boots using [it],” said Christi. Taking a nod from ‘Sisters of the Traveling Pants,’ we thought, wouldn’t it be great if we could make a pair of Beto boots that would fit many sizes?” The boots run 7 to 8 1/2.The boots are available for loan free of charge, except for shipping costs. To get the word out Cheap Nike Zoom , they were posted on social media.”The calls kept coming in, and the boots went to a Judd Apatow party in Hollywood, the Willie for Beto for Texas concert, South by Southwest in Austin, a jazz festival in San Antonio, football games, fundraisers, etc.,” said Christi. “Now that his presidential candidacy has been announced, we can’t wait to see where they go and the sisters we meet.”This is not the first time she’s been involved in footwear politics. She was commissioned to design a pair of men’s boots that featured Donald Trump on one boot, and Hilary Clinton on the other. Clearly Cheap Nike ZoomX , the owner was undecided as to whom he was casting his vote for.Rocketbuster is known for its intricate handiwork, creating custom boots for celebrities including Arnold Schwarzenegger, Whoopi Goldberg and Julia Roberts. Its boots average around $3,000, with many customers today seeking styles that are more elaborate than ever before. “Our boots are like large pieces of jewelry,” said Christi. “They’re identity pieces — outrageous, unique, memorable and comfortable.”Want more?How Western Boot Brand Tecovas Is Taking a Cue From Allbirds to Corner the MarketInfluencers Are Going Wild for This Western-Inspired Brand’s BootsThis Western Boot Maker Has Made Custom Styles for Whoopi Goldberg and Julia Roberts Superga and Alanui have teamed up to make festival-style shoes.The Italian brands are releasing six styles of practical but eye-catching footwear for spring ’19. The line incorporates a fun, care-free vibe perfect for transitioning from outdoor shows to beach season.The kicks bring a fresh take to the classic tennis Superga shoe. Alanui, which is run by siblings Nicolò and Carlotta Oddi, is a fashion label known for playful elements in each of its collections.The Alanui X Superga low-top sneaker features detailed beading on the upper. The yellow eyelets also provide a nice contrast to the white laces and beaded tongue.The collection also has four sneakers with lace-up details. One of the most whimisical shoes in the line is the black Flower Mule. The canvas shoe is designed with woven rainbow laces and crochet flowers that add flair to the otherwise minimalist mule.Alanui Cheap Nike ShoX , which means “large path” in Hawaiian, was inspired by luxury travel and the nomad lifestyle.”When thinking of a collaboration for footwear, Superga immediately popped into our head,” said Carlotta Oddi, creative director. “We thought about those sneakers with the same fun we have while approaching our Alanui collections, playing with the canvas of their iconic styles and experimenting with fabrics and decorations.”The collection has two versions of the Bandana sneakers, which feature paisley prints on both the shoes and the laces.The final pair of the collection is the Fringed sneaker. The high-top model is made from 100 percent real leather. The pink eyelets complement the detailed beading and braided laces, adding an extra touch to the Italian-designed shoe.The Superga x Alanui collection is available online and will also be sold at select retailers worldwide starting April 2019.

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