Do you think these white Ford sneakers belong to a NASCAR crew member? No, they are sparkling clean and without a fender. Maybe they are just a brand name from a really cool auto show? Wrong again. The sneakers are actually part of the new menswear collection Fall / Winter 2019 by Versace.
Like every men's fashion week in Milan, this year's Versace show featured masculine models leading down the runway to fluffy beats in bold, fashion-conscious looks. (This show featured bondage tops, leather pants, and splashes of paint that were so bright they could be seen from outer space.) In other words, everything seemed normal ̵
Hardly anyone would have expected the iconic American automaker to work with an Italian luxury fashion label. After all, the tough guys that most of us imagine behind the wheel of the Ford F-150 Raptor are not necessarily the target for leopard coats and silky pink shirts. Why bother?
"A kind of balance is achieved when you combine a luxury brand with an achievable one," says Joy Falotico, President of Lincoln Motor Company and Chief Marketing Officer of Ford. "The success of these and other collections shows that people enjoy themselves She surprises her in an entertaining way. "
Here are a few of our most popular looks from the collection's debut. Buckle up.