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THE STITCHDOWN CONSTRUCTION METHOD

THE STITCHDOWN CONSTRUCTION METHOD

Sep 07, 2020Wholesale Team

Stitchdown construction is a variation of the Goodyear Welted construction method, however there is one main difference. Unlike the Goodyear welt method where the upper leather turns inwards towards the...

OUR LAST SHAPES EXPLAINED

OUR LAST SHAPES EXPLAINED

Jul 10, 2020Marketing Team

A last is a three-dimensional form used within footwear manufacturing to determine size, width and fit. Reference our guide to understand the varying fits of NPS Solovair footwear.

SOLOVAIR X MARGARET HOWELL

SOLOVAIR X MARGARET HOWELL

May 15, 2020Marketing Team

Solovair produces exclusive designs for British contemporary designer Margaret Howell who shares a passion for enduring quality. Continue reading to learn more about the Solovair X Margaret Howell collaboration.

COBBLER NEXT DOOR, TOKYO

COBBLER NEXT DOOR, TOKYO

May 05, 2020Marketing Team

Cobbler Next Door is Tokyo's number one shopping destination for Solovair footwear and sole repairs. Learn more about the British-inspired store and owners.

SOLOVAIR X VEGETARIAN SHOES

SOLOVAIR X VEGETARIAN SHOES

Apr 10, 2020Marketing Team

Solovair has collaborated with award-winning Vegetarian Shoes to offer quality vegan-friendly footwear with Airseal cushioned soles to 'cruelty-free conscious' customers across the globe.

SOLOVAIR ASTRONAUT BOOT VS DERBY BOOT

SOLOVAIR ASTRONAUT BOOT VS DERBY BOOT

Mar 23, 2020Agile Collaborator

Astronaut vs the Derby boot - what's the difference? We've compared the two popular styles to help decipher your ideal choice.

THE GOODYEAR WELTED METHOD

THE GOODYEAR WELTED METHOD

Mar 20, 2020Marketing Team

Footwear at NPS and Solovair utilises the Goodyear welted construction method. In our blog post, we've demystified the shoemaking method and listed its key advantages.

SOLOVAIR LEATHER EXPLAINED

SOLOVAIR LEATHER EXPLAINED

Mar 18, 2020Marketing Team

Learn about the various types of leather used to manufacture Solovair footwear to help you find your ideal style.

CARING FOR YOUR LEATHER & FOOTWEAR

CARING FOR YOUR LEATHER & FOOTWEAR

Mar 18, 2020Marketing Team

When combined with the benefits of Goodyear welting and quality materials, your NPS Solovair can last many years. Achieve an optimal lifespan by following our guidelines.

NPS LEATHER EXPLAINED

NPS LEATHER EXPLAINED

Mar 18, 2020Marketing Team

Learn about the various types of leather used to manufacture NPS footwear to help you find your ideal style.

NPS & SOLOVAIR COLLECTIONS

NPS & SOLOVAIR COLLECTIONS

Mar 18, 2020Marketing Team

We've presented a  summary of our NPS Solovair collections to include leather information and signature features for each range to help navigate our various collections.

SOLOVAIR X FRED PERRY X GEORGE COX

SOLOVAIR X FRED PERRY X GEORGE COX

Feb 18, 2020Marketing Team

NPS Shoes proudly handcrafted the Fred Perry X George Cox Monkey Boot, which formed part of a sub-culture inspired series with designs by Nicholas Daley.

SOLOVAIR ASTRONAUT BOOTS

SOLOVAIR ASTRONAUT BOOTS

Feb 03, 2020Marketing Team

Why are they called Hawkins Astronaut boots? Learn about the historical factory and group of men which inspired Solovair's 100% British made Astronaut variation.

SOLOVAIR X NOAH NYC

SOLOVAIR X NOAH NYC

Nov 09, 2019Marketing Team

American men's clothing brand Noah NYC is Solovair's New York City stockist. Locate Noah's flagship store which stocks a selection of our bestselling styles.

SOLOVAIR X YMC

SOLOVAIR X YMC

Oct 10, 2019Marketing Team

NPS Shoes teamed up with British clothing brand YMC to produce designs which fuse contemporary design with traditional shoe manufacturing methods.

NPS SHOES NORTHAMPTON STORE

NPS SHOES NORTHAMPTON STORE

Nov 01, 2018Agile Collaborator

In the heart of Northampton’s Cultural Quarter is NPS Shoes store located opposite the Royal & Derngate Theatre, and within The Wine Connection at 11 Derngate. Enjoy NPS and Solovair...

WELL DRESSED DAD

WELL DRESSED DAD

Mar 08, 2018Marketing Team

Crowned as one of the 20 most stylish men on Instagram, Norwegian style blogger Nick Johannessen shares his findings on NPS Shoes' history and interest in Solovair.

SOLOVAIR X JULIEN DAVID IN VOGUE PARIS

SOLOVAIR X JULIEN DAVID IN VOGUE PARIS

Oct 25, 2017Marketing Team

Solovair teamed up with fashion designer Julien David to create on-trend utility-inspired styles for the Autumn-Winter 2017 season.

SOLOVAIR - FIT FOR A ROCKSTAR

SOLOVAIR - FIT FOR A ROCKSTAR

Aug 09, 2017Marketing Team

GQ magazine interviewed Serge Pizzorno from music band Kasabian to reveal his favourite styling pieces. Read more to find out which Solovair style ranks high in his list.

BOOTS FOR LIFE

BOOTS FOR LIFE

Sep 16, 2016Marketing Team

With the correct care combined with the benefits of Goodyear welding, NPS Solovair footwear can last many years. Here's Jason's story of his Solovair boots which have lasted over 18 years!...

NPS X CLARKS DESERT BOOT

NPS X CLARKS DESERT BOOT

Jan 15, 2015Marketing Team

Clarks Originals celebrated the 65th anniversary of the Desert Boot with a special 'Made in England' collaboration alongside NPS Shoes and the famous Charles F. Stead tannery.